Embassy of Finland, Tokyo
Foreign Ministry’s repatriation flights have ended
The repatriation flights arranged by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs as a result of the COVID-19 crisis have ended. Altogether 16 flights were carried out, with a total of 3,227 tourists returning to Finland or through Finland to their home country in Europe. Around 2,000 of the passengers on the flights were tourists returning to Finland.
Q&A about travelling and coronavirus
We have put together frequently asked questions with answers about travel and coronavirus.
If you are travelling abroad, return to Finland!
Due to the prevailing emergency conditions based on the Emergency Powers Act, the Government has decided to restrict traffic at Finland’s external borders starting on Thursday 19 March at 00.00. Finns travelling abroad are encouraged to return to Finland as soon as possible.
Limited consular operations due to coronavirus outbreak
The Embassy of Finland in Tokyo has for the time being limited consular operations only to Finnish citizens with a pre-booked appointment. All other services, including residence permit and regular Schengen visa applications, have been suspended.
Cancelled: Jukka-Pekka Saraste conducts NHK Symphony Orchestra - NHK Symphony Orchestra subscription concert no.1942 program C
12. – 13.6.2020