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1.  Getting from the Airport to Tokyo:
   - From Narita: Various options are available. The Narita Express, at around 3,000 yen and an hour's ride, provides a swift journey to central Tokyo. Alternatively, buses take about 1.5 hours and cost around 2,500 yen. The Skyline Express offers a 2-hour option for 1,500 yen. A recent option from Narita Terminal 2 to Tokyo Station is a bus for only 1,000 yen. For more details, check [Tokyo Cheapo]https://tokyocheapo.com/travel/transport/cheapest-transport-to-and-from-...
   - From Haneda: Take the Keikyu line to Shinagawa, then the Yamanote line to Shinjuku station. This journey lasts approximately 45 minutes and costs about 600 yen. Additional information is available [here]https://tokyocheapo.com/travel/transport/cheapest-transport-haneda-airport/

2.  Using Trains in Tokyo:
   - Trains, mainly divided into JR and Tokyo metro lines, are the primary mode of transport in Tokyo. Fares depend on distance, and transferring between JR and Tokyo metro lines may require purchasing a new ticket. Suica or Pasmo cards, virtual wallets available at JR and Tokyo metro stations, offer a convenient solution for seamless travel and can be used for various services.

3.  Buses in Tokyo:
   - Tokyo has an extensive bus network. Flat-rate and distance-traveled options are available, with fares paid either upon boarding or at the same machine before disembarking.

4.  Taxis in Tokyo:
   - Taxis are abundant but can be expensive, with a base fare of 410 yen for the first kilometer. Expect around 5,000 yen for a 20-30 minute ride due to heavy traffic.

5.  Driving in Tokyo:
   - Driving eligibility varies based on the duration of stay. For stays under a year, an international driving license or a Japanese translation is sufficient. For longer stays, a Japanese driving license is required, obtained through the driving license center in Shinagawa. However, driving in Tokyo is generally costly and not the fastest option.

6.   Bicycles in Tokyo:
   - Bicycles are a cost-effective and efficient means of transportation in Tokyo, especially for short distances. Japan's safety makes it unlikely for bicycles to be stolen or damaged.

7.   Settling In - First Steps:
   - Residence Card: Obtain a residence card upon arrival, either at the airport or the ward office within 14 days.
   - Opening a Bank Account: Open an account at banks like Japan Postal Bank or Shinsei Bank, presenting your resident card.
   - Get a Phone: Options include contracts with carriers like NTT, Softbank, and AU or using data SIM cards for flexibility.

8.   Health Insurance:
   - Register for health insurance at the ward office if staying in Japan for over 3 months. The insurance covers 70% of medical fees.

9.   Withdrawing Money:
   - Some ATMs, like those at 7/11 or Shinsei Bank, accept credit cards. Money exchangers are available in train stations and shopping districts.

10.  Daily Living:
    - Bills: Settle bills through auto credit card payments or receive payment forms via mail. Pay bills in cash at convenience stores.
    - Shopping: Explore various grocery stores, supermarkets, and home centers for groceries, furniture, and household items.
    - Garbage Disposal: Adhere to Japan's strict garbage disposal regulations and recycling schedules. Contact the collection center for large items.

11.  Fitting In Your Neighborhood:
    - Follow local customs to integrate smoothly, avoiding actions like street smoking, littering, noise disturbance, and improper garbage disposal.

12.  Smoking in Japan:
    - Street smoking is prohibited; smoke in designated areas.

13.  Other Tips:
    - Emergencies: Memorize emergency numbers (119 for fire and ambulances, 110 for police). Be prepared for earthquakes with essentials like a flashlight, batteries, non-perishable food, and water.
    - Safety: Japan is known for its low crime rates. While generally safe, exercise caution and be aware of local customs.

Feel free to ask for any further clarification or adjustments!