Information on KANAFAN STATION

Kanagawa International Fan Club “KANAFAN STATION”

The Kanagawa Prefectural Government runs “Kanagawa International Fan Club”, a network of foreign people in Japan and overseas who are familiar with Kanagawa, and people who wish to assist them, and is offering comprehensive support for international students in Kanagawa.

・The STATION has a multi-purpose space that can be used for exchange activities among foreign nationals, including international students, and supporting organizations!

・The STATION provides information and counseling service for international students on living, job searching, etc.

・The STATION is very close to Yokohama Station. Feel free to visit the STATION for your use!

・Free Wi-Fi service become available at KANAFAN STATION!

Visitors can use Wi-Fi connection for your smartphone, tablet and PC for free.
(One connection will be 15 minutes, you can only connect two times a day)


Opening Hours

11:00 – 20:00, every weekday except Monday
11:00 – 18:00, Saturday and Sunday
(Closed on Mondays, year-end and New Year holidays, and days when Kanagawa Kenmin Center is closed.)

We are launching the Native language Support day.

Kanafan is starting the Native language Support day by your mother langage twice a month from June. You can get support in your native language about various themes. For example, job hunting, looking for a part time job, home problem. Please feel free to come and see us!

・ Support is offered in English, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese.
・Basic schedule
English: Every Saturday and Sunday 13: 00-15: 00
Chinese: Week 1 and Week 3 (Saturday) 11: 00-13: 00
Korean: Week 1 and Week 3 (Saturday) 14: 00-16: 00
Vietnamese: Week 1 and Week 3 (Sunday) 11: 00-13: 00

Schedule of the Language Support Day<February>

Language Date and time
English ・March 3 (Sat) 13:00-15:00
・March 4 (Sun) 13:00-15:00
・March 10 (Sat) 13:00-15:00
・March 11 (Sun) 13:00-15:00
・March 17 (Sat) 13:00-15:00
・March 18 (Sun) 13:00-15:00
・March 24 (Sat) 13:00-15:00
・March 25 (Sun) 13:00-15:00
・March 31 (Sat) 13:00-15:00
Chinese ・March 3 (Sat) 11:00-13:00
・March 17 (Sat) 11:00-13:00
Korean ・March 3 (Sat) 14:00-16:00
・March 17 (Sat) 14:00-16:00
Vietnamese ・March 4 (Sun) 11:00-13:00
・March 18 (Sun) 11:00-13:00

KANAFAN STATION starts supporting your job hunting!

【Date and Time】Every Wednesday 11:00~17:00Every Saturday and Sunday 11:00~17:00
Please Contact us if you would like other dates.
【Supporting contents】 All about job hunting in Japan
Example of…
✓How to write recruiting paper
✓Correction of resume
✓Interview practice
※Support fee is free

【How to Use】
Please reserve in advance in the contact information below
Tel :045-620-5940

Please tell me your name, school name, contact address, desired date of interview.


JR or Private Railway
「Yokohama Station」West Exit or North West Exit, About a 5 min. walk


2-24-2 Tsuruya-cho, Kanagawa-ku
Yokohama City
FAX: 045-620-5939
045-312-1121 (pilot no.) (ext. 2226, 2227)

Activities at the STATION

・Exchange programs (KANAFAN members, supporting members, pupils and students)
・Provision of information (distribution of leaflets, etc.) and counseling service on living, housing, etc.
・Support for international students (in addition to the above, conduct international students support programs in cooperation with supporting members, such as job-hunting assistance and exchange events with the citizens)