For IC card public telephones, at the end of March 2006, but we have to end the service, which for a replacement IC telephone card, On September 30, 2016, the exchange deadline for all of the IC telephone card has expired, exchange to the magnetic telephone card came to the end.
Note: For representation of the expiration date and the exchange deadline
As described below, On September 30, 2016, of all of the IC telephone card Expiration date as well as the exchange deadline, it is ordered and expiration.
|Expiry period||Exchange period|
|September 30, 2004||September 30, 2009|
|September 30, 2008||September 30, 2013|
|September 30, 2009||September 30, 2014|
|September 30, 2010||September 30, 2015|
|September 30, 2011||September 30, 2016|
How to distinguish IC telephone cards
“IC” logo is seen on the front and an “expiration date” is printed on the back of every IC telephone card. Also, its corner can be snapped off as shown below.
Front side of IC telephone card
Back side of IC telephone card
For further inquiries, please dial
Telephone Card Exchange Center
0120-145472 (Japanese only)
- Service hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday
(Excluding Saturdays, Sundays, holidays and year-end and New Year’s holidays <December 29 - January 3>)
- * Calls can be made from mobile phones and PHS as well.
- * To avoid making a wrong number, please confirm the number before you dial it.
* For magnetic telephone card, according to defect, such as a magnetic bad, we have continued to exchange correspondence.