Traffic Rules in Japan
Driving on the left
Always drive on the left side of the road.
Use of seatbelts by all seated passengers
Every driver and every occupant of a motor vehicle is required by law to wear a seatbelt when driving on expressways.
Prohibition of smartphone/cellphone use while driving
Stop the vehicle in a safe location that is off the road before using your smartphone or cellphone.
In most cases, the speed limit on expressways is 80km/h to 100km/h, and 30km/h to 60km/h on non-expressways.
Children below 6 years of age are required by law to use toddler seats.
The height and width of the rental car may be different from those of the vehicle you usually drive.