It is a bit problem here to withdraw bills from ATM in Japan for tourists who have credit card issued outside of Japan. Although you can see a lot of ATM machines on the street like other countries here, it doesn’t works at most of ATM when we insert your cards here. It is because of the prevention for frauds. However your credit cards are acceptable at restaurants, department store with no problem for sure. Only Cashing is the problem.
It is necessary for you to have right information for cashing by credit cards in Japan.
We have some ATMs which are available for this. You can use it as if you were in other countries.
Cards bearing the VISA, VISAELECTRON, PLUS, MasterCard, Maestro, Cirrus, American Express, Diners Club, JCB, China Unionpay and DISCOVER can make withdrawals at Japan Post Bank ATMs.
Service hours: ATMs at 24 hours operation office, you can use it for 24 hours.Some are can be used for business hours like 9:00- 21:00