How Much Does It Cost To Send Postcards From Kyoto

Sending a postcard is one of the most common activities while traveling abroad.
The following information might be helpful for those who are in Kyoto and plan to send a postcard or a letter to family members or friends in their home country.

Let’s imagine we’re sending a postcard from Kyoto. A simple picture postcard without any bells and whistles weighs about 5 grams. This means that it costs more to send a letter in an envelope (10 grams). Providing a complete list of countries would be time consuming, so this list includes the most common countries based on statistics about the number of tourists provided by Kyoto Sangyo Kankokyoku. Note that the following numbers might change in the future.

Taiwan 70 yen for postcards/ 90 yen for letters — 4 days to be delivered.
USA 70 yen for postcards/ 110 yen for letters — 6-10 days depending on the destination
China 70 yen for postcards/ 90 yen for letters — 5-8 days depending on the destination
Australia 70 yen for postcards/ 110 yen for letters — 7 days to be delivered.
France 70 yen for postcards/ 110 yen for letters — 6 days to be delivered.
South Korea 70 yen for postcards/ 90 yen for letters — 7 days to be delivered.
Hong Kong 70 yen for postcards/ 90 yen for letters — — 5 days to be delivered.
UK 70 yen for postcards/ 110 yen for letters — 5 days to be delivered.
Germany 70 yen for postcards/ 110 yen for letters — 6 days to be delivered.
Italy 70 yen for postcards/ 110 yen for letters — 6 days to be delivered.
Spain 70 yen for postcards/ 110 yen for letters — 8 days to be delivered.
Singapore 70 yen for postcards/ 90 yen for letters — 3 days to be delivered.
Canada 70 yen for postcards/ 110 yen for letters — 6-8 days depending on the destination.
Thai 70 yen for postcards/ 90 yen for letters — 5 days to be delivered.
Malaysia 70 yen for postcards/ 90 yen for letters — 7 days to be delivered.
Indonesia 70 yen for postcards/ 90 yen for letters — 6 days to be delivered.

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