Illegal Parking

When you see these signs, that means "No Parking". Please do not park the vehicle surrounding that area.

The rental vehicle must be parked in the official parking space for even a short time.Please do NOT park the rental vehicle in a monthly-fixed amount parking space an individual's house and garden. You shall be responsible for any penalty by an illegal parking.
  • No Parking
  • No Parking or Stopping

In Japan, police control against illegal parking and driving is being more and more strict in recent few years. Once they find illegal parking, they will impose a large amount of fine on you.

If you find PARKING TICKET STICKER on the vehicle.

When you see the sticker shown on the right on the vehicle, that means they found that the vehicle has been parked at prohibited area. Once you see this sticker on the vehicle, please follow the procedure. Go to Police Station and pay fines. Get a receipt from police officer and show it to us when you return the vehicle. <Attention>
Once you fail to follow this procedure, you will be responsible to pay JPY25,000 as penalty when you return the vehicle

Use "Times" Pay Parking Lots!

Using pay parking lots will prevent you from getting a parking violation.
You can find "Times" parking everywhere in Japan!

How to Use Pay Parking Lots

Flap-lock ParkingGate Parking

For asking about the parking, please contact the below.

Times Communication Co.,Ltd.

  • Eastern Japan TEL:0120-77-8924
  • Western Japan TEL:0120-72-8924

1. Flap-lock Parking

● Parking Procedure

  1. Flap lock is installed in the middle of each parking space. Sometimes flap lock can be found in front of the parking space.
  2. Drive over the flap lock and park the car at the vacant space. Even if it is vacant, do not park when the flap lock is up.
  3. Park the car within 2 minutes. The flap lock will rise automatically.

● Payment Procedure

  1. Remember the number of the parking space.
  2. Press the space number at the payment machine. After paying parking fee, the parking flap-lock will go down automatically.
  3. Make sure that the flap is down before you drive out from the space.

2. Gate Parking

● Parking Procedure

  1. Gate Parking is a large parking lots with gates at the entrance(s) and exit(s).
  2. Stop at the entrance gate, press the button on the ticketing machine and take the parking ticket.
  3. Enter the parking.The gate arm will rise after you take the ticket.
  4. Park the car at the vacant space.

● Payment Procedure

  1. Stop at the exit gate, and insert the ticket into the payment machine.
  2. Make the payment.
    Parking fee will be displayed on the payment machine.
  3. Do not drive back once the payment is made. The gate arm will come down again and you will not be able to exit.
  4. Exit the parking. The gate arm will rise after the payment is made.



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