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Get a free eSIM and 7GB of mobile data with Rakuten!
Worried about staying connected during your trip to Japan? Let Rakuten make it easy for you!

For a limited time only, Japan-bound travelers who book their accommodation on Rakuten Travel are eligible to receive a free eSIM with 7GB of data for use on compatible devices, good for 14 days. With this exclusive offer from Rakuten Group, Inc., you won't have to worry about hunting down Wi-Fi, installing a physical SIM card, or renting a mobile router during your trip to Japan.

1. Book your accommodation
  • Make a booking on Rakuten Travel ( with a check-in date that falls within the campaign period (August 24, 2023–October 31, 2023). Existing bookings are also eligible if the check-in date falls within this period.
  • The deadline to book your accommodation and apply for your eSIM is seven days before check-in. If the application is submitted after the deadline, we will not be able to deliver your eSIM.
  • If your booking is canceled after your eSIM and activation QR code have been issued, your eSIM will be automatically deactivated.
2. Apply for your eSIM
  • Submit your booking ID and the email address you used for your booking in the fields below.
  • After we've confirmed that your booking is valid, we'll send an eSIM activation QR code to your email address 1–3 days before your check-in date.
  • One eSIM will be issued for each room in your booking.
  • Check the list below to confirm if your device is eSIM-compatible.
3. Activate your eSIM
  • Activate your eSIM via the QR code and you're ready to go! With 7GB*, you'll have plenty of data for exploring Japan.
  • After activation, your eSIM will be usable for 14 days.
Compatible devices
Only those that are eSIM-compatible, SIM-free, or have the corresponding frequency band. The full list of eSIM-compatible devices can be found here.
eSIM validity period
14 days after activation (including the date activated)
eSIM details
This eSIM offers 7GB of data along with SMS capabilities but does not include voice calling.
Check-in period
The application deadline is 11:59 p.m. (JST) seven days prior to your check-in date (including the application date). Applications received after the deadline will not be valid.
Campaign period
12:00 a.m. (JST), August 24, 2023–11:59 p.m. (JST), October 31, 2023
Additional notes
  • Coverage areas: please visit the Service Area Map ( for details about Rakuten Mobile's coverage areas.
  • This service is provided based on mobile service in Japan. All content displayed here is translated from the original Japanese text for your reference.
  • If data usage exceeds 7GB, communication speeds will be capped at 200 kbps. You cannot add data capacity after using the designated data amount.
Already booked and ready to apply for your free eSIM with 7GB of mobile data? Submit your information below.

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