SoftBank Mobile Corp. will be Offering Free Wi-fi for Foreign Visitors from July 1

SoftBank Mobile Corp. will be offering free and secure wi-fi service “FREE Wi-Fi PASSPPORT” for foreign visitors to Japan starting July 1. The major difference from other free wi-fi services is that they don’t require any app to be downloaded on a device. Instead, the user will dial a dedicated number from their mobile phones for verification.

After registering, the password will be valid for two weeks, and can be used on up to 5 devices.

According to their press release, the users will have access to approximate 400,000 wi-fi access points nationwide within July.

The service will be available in English, Chinese, and Korean.

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GetAroundJapan is a travel information website of Japan. We cover different topics from the essential travel tips and the latest news about discount transportation passes to the list of SIM cards sold in the major airports.

GetAroundJapan is a travel information website of Japan. We cover different topics from the essential travel tips and the latest news about discount transportation passes to the list of SIM cards sold in the major airports.
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