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Shipping Luggage to Japan: Sending Suitcases

Get the best solution for sending luggage and suitcases to Japan

At Eurosender, we make luggage shipping to Japan as easy as possible for you. On our platform, you will have access to the best courier companies specialising in parcel and luggage delivery around the world. Use the tool below to get an immediate quote for sending your suitcases to Japan, with full door-to-door delivery.

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HOW IT WORKS

How to send luggage to Japan with Eurosender?

1.

Select a shipping route and desired service

2.

Pack your luggage and prepare for the pick-up

3.

Send your luggage ahead and travel light

DIRECT SERVICE

Door-to-door luggage delivery service in Japan

At Eurosender, all our luggage delivery services to Japan are always door-to-door. This means that you do not have to wait in line at the post office for sending or receiving a package. The courier assigned to your delivery will come to the address of your preference to pick up the suitcase and deliver it to the destination. Find out more about our door-to-door solutions for sending luggage to Japan.

SHIPPING OPTIONS

Our services for luggage shipping to Japan

Depending on the urgency and the size of your shipment, you can choose from various service options to send your luggage and suitcases to Japan:
Have a different request? See all our services

HOW TO PACK

How to pack luggage for shipping by courier to Japan

When shipping suitcases and bags to Japan, packing them carefully is essential. Make sure to follow these instructions:

  • Place the suitcase or bag into a sturdy cardboard box.
  • Fill the box with cushioning materials to make sure the items cannot move inside.
  • Remove any old tags and affix the shipping label if needed.
Please take into account that the courier company may refuse to collect the shipment if your suitcases are not packed into cardboard boxes. For more information, contact our logistics experts via chat or e-mail.

Types of luggage that can be shipped by courier to Japan

With Eurosender, you can send much more than regular suitcases. Our shipping solutions allow you to send several types of items abroad in a safe and timely manner. See below some of the goods people usually include when sending luggage to Japan.

Suitcases
Appropriate packaging is essential to make sure your bag will arrive safely at its destination. Use a sturdy cardboard box for sending your suitcase to Japan.

Sports equipment
Instead of paying the fees for shipping your sports equipment as additional baggage, you can simply ship them with our luggage delivery service to Japan.

Bikes
Bikes are amongst the most popular items for shipping during vacations or relocations. Check our guide to learn the best way of protecting and packing your bike.

Musical instruments
We offer shipping solutions for sending any type of musical instrument abroad. See our experts’ packing recommendations and book your safe delivery with us.

Shipping other items? Check our packing guides

EXCESS BAGGAGE SHIPPING

Unaccompanied and excess baggage shipping to Japan

Carry more items than your checked baggage allowance permits! With our luggage courier service in Japan, you don’t need to worry about the airline baggage policy at all. To avoid paying extra fees and travel hands-free, you can send your suitcases by courier to Japan before your journey. The courier will pick up and deliver your belongings directly to the destination. We can also organise urgent excess baggage shipping directly to and from any airport in Japan.

SAFE & INSURED

Complimentary insurance when shipping luggage to Japan

When shipping your luggage to Japan with Eurosender, you automatically get basic insurance coverage included in the price. Remember to pack and protect your bags according to the courier’s regulations for the insurance to be fully applicable. If you want additional protection when shipping luggage to Japan, you can purchase extra insurance during the booking process.

WHY US

Why choose Eurosender for shipping your suitcases and other luggage to Japan?

  • Track your luggage during the transit
  • Get assistance from logistics experts
  • Basic insurance included in the price

Who can benefit from our luggage courier service in Japan?

Travellers

Ship your luggage to travel with convenience

Students

Baggage shipping from student residences

Business travellers

Travel fast and comfortable without luggage

Expats

Move all the belongings with convenience

SHIPPING ROUTES

Send luggage to Japan from any country

Our luggage forwarding service covers the entire world. Check some of the most frequent routes for excess baggage shipping to Japan:

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NEED MORE INFORMATION?

Frequent questions about shipping luggage to Japan by courier

How to urgently ship luggage to Japan?
If you have a tight time frame, we recommend sending your luggage to Japan with our Express Service. With this solution, your shipment will be delivered by plane, the fastest shipping method available. Your luggage will be delivered in Japan in 24-72h.
How to calculate the price of sending a suitcase to Japan?
The price of sending a suitcase to Japan is calculated based on the size and dimensions of the item, the countries of origin and destination, and the service selected. With Eurosender, you don't have to worry about calculating the price yourself. Simply use our booking engine at the top of the page to request a quote, and our system will instantly display the cost of your delivery.
Which couriers offer luggage shipping services to Japan?
There are multiple courier companies that offer luggage shipping services to Japan, such as DHL and UPS. The challenge is to find the right courier for your needs.
At Eurosender, we will find the perfect match for you. We work with a vast network of logistics companies such as DHL, UPS, DPD, TNT, and many others. Based on your specific shipping requirements, our algorithm instantly identifies the logistics providers that offer the best solution for shipping your luggage to Japan.
Can I ship my excess baggage directly to my hotel in Japan?
Yes, absolutely. With Eurosender, you can ship your excess baggage to Japan to residential, commercial, and public addresses. If you want your luggage to be delivered to your hotel, all you have to do is put the hotel's information in the receiver field during the order process.
Please bear in mind that you should contact the hotel beforehand to make sure they are aware of the delivery and will be able to receive the package on your behalf.
Can I ship multiple pieces of luggage to Japan at once?
Yes. When placing your order, you will be able to select the number of items you wish to ship. However, please bear in mind that this means each of your bags should be individually packed as they will be transported separately. You can also ship multiple suitcases together to Japan if you pack them in a larger shipment and send it using one of our freight transport options. If you need assistance to know which services are available in your location, please reach out to our experts using the chatbox below.
Will Eurosender pack my suitcase for sending it to Japan?
No, the shipper is responsible for packing the item for shipping and ensuring the luggage is ready for delivery to Japan. We will, however, help you by providing guidelines on how to pack your suitcase, which is outlined previously on this page.
We strongly recommend using a sturdy cardboard box to pack your suitcase for shipping to Japan since this is the best way of protecting your goods to avoid any issues during transit.
Where can I find the packing materials for preparing my suitcase for sending it to Japan?
The packaging materials recommended in this guide can be easily purchased from any hardware store. You can also choose to use secondhand packing materials, as long as they are still in perfect condition and are sturdy enough to withstand the weight of your bag. Check our page about different types of boxes for more details on where to find packing materials.
From which destinations is baggage shipping to Japan available?
You can book baggage shipping to Japan from almost any location in the world since the couriers in our network cover over 220 countries and territories worldwide. To avoid any delivery delays, we always recommend shipping your excess baggage to Japan ahead of time, at least 2-3 days in advance. Check our dedicated page for more information about sending luggage ahead.