Place Category: Travel and Tourism
JTB was founded in 1912 with just 11 employees. Today the JTB Group employs 25,000 staff in Japan as well as over 3000 staff in 170 locations outside Japan, making us a truly global company.
Today JTB has grown to become Asia’s No. 1 travel agent, with offices in 34 countries and regions worldwide. Its longstanding relationships with customers and business partners have made JTB a company that people trust and look to for great results.
The JTB global network extends to 516 offices in 100 cities, covering 36 countries and regions.
With roots in countries around the world and deep understanding and affection for the cultures of those regions, JTB employees foster cultural exchange, telling the world about the many attractions of the places in which they serve. JTB offices are no mere land operators, but vital hubs that both send off and welcome international travelers. Wherever in the world our customers are coming from or heading to, JTB is proud to handle all aspects of the travel business. With a proprietary network that spans the globe, the JTB global network is that rare group of companies can provide all the travel services customers desire, all around the world.
Products and Services
Outbound Leisure Section
As the biggest travel agency in Japan, our expertise on travel in Japan ensures that we are able to provide unparalleled quality products and services to customers; be it through our multi-lingual counter-staff or our comprehensive group tour and free-and-easy packages. In addition, our hotel reservations system connects with over 6,000 ryokans and hotels all over Japan with instant booking confirmation. We are also an authorised agent of JR Passes, other train passes and theme-park tickets.