Currency and Expenditure

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Currency Exchange

Be sure to prepare Japanese Yen for your trip.
You can either change money before you leave your country or at the Airport on your arrival in Japan.
Please remember there are currencies that cannot be exchanged in Japan.

Detailed information on currency exchange can be found on the following Websites

Other money services are also available at the airports.

For your information;

The approximate amount of money required to participate in the School is 250,000 Yen.

Transportation Fee6,040 Yen
Narita Airport – Okachimachi Station near the Centurion Hotel Ueno (with the use of JR Narita Express)
 3,020 Yen / one way
Haneda Airport – Okachimachi Station near the Centurion Hotel Ueno (with the use of Tokyo Monorail)
 660 Yen / one way
Transportation fee for Bus or Subway movement between the Hotel and the Univ. of Tokyo (if necessary)
– Bus (Ueno-Hirokoji bus stop – Hongo-sanchome Staion bus stop) :210 Yen / one way
– Subway (Oedo-Line, Ueno-Okachimachi Station – Hongo-sanchome Station) :180 Yen / one way
Accommodation Fee213,480 Yen
Centurion Hotel Ueno
 13,570 Yen/night (in average, breakfast not included) ×12 Nights (7/16~7/23, 7/29~8/3) = 162,840 Yen
Washington Hotel Iwaki
 7,800 Yen/night (Breakfast included) ×4 Nights (7/23~7/27) = 31,200 Yen
Koriyama View Hotel Annex
 9,720 Yen/night (Breakfast included) ×2 Nights (7/27~7/29) =19,440 Yen
Credit cards accepted at hotels. Kindly ask the hotels for details.
Meals (in average) 30,400 Yen
Lunch:         800 Yen × 17 times (7/17~8/2) = 13,600 Yen
Dinner:      1,200 Yen × 14 times (7/17~8/2 excepting 3 Receptions) = 16,800 Yen

To eat breakfast at the Centurion Hotel Ueno, please inform the front desk when you check in. Charges apply. (1,800 Yen)
We recommend you to use Co-op Daini Dining Hall “Daini Shokudo” where various dishes including halal food are available at reasonable prices during the School in Tokyo.


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