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For Patients & Visitors

How to use credit and debit cards

We started accepting credit cards and debit cards for payment on October 3rd in 2005.

Accepted Credit Cards

  • VISA Card
  • JCB Card
  • Master Card
  • American Express Card
  • Diners Club Card

Accepted Debit Cards

  • Cash cards of banks and Japan Post (Some cash cards are not accepted. )

Locations & Hours

  • Outpatient Ward 1F(Payment Counter no.14) *8:30am to 6pm on Weekdays (Automated Card Payment Machine) *8:30am to 4:30pm on Weekdays
  • West Ward 1F(Administration Counter) *8:30am to 5:15pm on Weekdays.


  • We accept a one time charge only for credit cards.
  • You need to enter your password
  • Check your limit before using credit cards. (Please ask your credit card company regarding limits. )
  • Check your balance before using debit cards. You need to enter your password.


  • Contact below for details.
    Medical Service Billing Office TEL 075-751-3049 (8:30am to 5:15pm on weekdays except new year holidays and Foundation Day of Kyoto University: 6/18)
Kyoto University Hospital 54 Kawaharacho, Shogoin, Sakyo-ku Kyoto,606-8507, JAPAN
Please note that we cannot answer questions regarding health issues over the phone.