A new way
to read the news

The Japan Times ePaper Edition is an enhanced digital replica of The Japan Times. You can access the full edition on your computer or mobile device and read whenever and wherever you like.



- Unlimited access to The Japan Times digital content, including premium content

- Access to audio versions of stories

- Ability to comment on stories

- No display ads

- Access to The Japan Times ePaper Edition

Print (Home delivery)

- Home delivery of The Japan Times / The New York Times

- Unlimited digital access to The Japan Times content, including premium content

- Unlimited digital access to NYT.com and select apps.

- Access to audio versions of stories

- Ability to comment on stories

- No display ads

- Access to The Japan Times ePaper Edition


The benefits of an enhanced reading experience:


On-demand narration is a great feature for users who like to listen to their magazine while multitasking or who are visually impaired.


Love an article? Share it! You can get a direct link to an article, post it on Facebook and Twitter, email it or copy it onto a note-taking app.


Save articles for future reference. Using our tool you’re able to create as many Collections of stories as you like.

Read offline

Download your digital edition on your mobile device and read it anywhere.


Print articles and crosswords anytime you need.

Back issues

Yesterday’s paper or other back issues are just a click away.


Our new tool offers instant translation in up multiple languages for most articles and even full publications.


Receive an email alert as soon as the current issue of your favourite publication is available.


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Our stories dig deep, address problems and inspire change.

As an independent, locally owned media company, The Japan Times investigates issues that matter to our community. Subscribe now for news that matters, plus comprehensive coverage of sports, entertainment, lifestyle and more.


Any time, anywhere, any device

Everywhere you go, there we are. Choose the mobile experience that fits your busy life. Read The Japan Times on Mac/Win platforms as well as iOS (iPhone/iPad) and Android mobile devices.

Learn more

Download The Japan Times ePaper Edition app

Available for iOS and Android devices.