Money

Higo Bank Handles currency exchange.

Kumamoto Castle East post office Conveniently located postal ATMs.

Tourist Information

There are tourist-information desks at both JR Kumamoto Station and Sakuranobaba Johsaien. Both locations have English-speaking assistants and accommodation listings.

Kumamoto City International Centre has free wi-fi, plus BBC News and English-language magazines, international-themed classes and a cafe.

Visit www.kumamoto-icb.or.jp for city information.