Take your bank
Seamless payments inside and outside Japan, multiple currencies all in one card, and English online banking on the go.
Your financial foundation in and outside Japan
Your daily life made easy, with simple payments, transfers and cash withdrawals
- No account maintenance fee
- 4 free partner ATMs withdrawals per month (*1)
- 2 free fund transfer per month (*1)
- Fund transfer to other Sony Bank accounts always free
Foreign currency accounts
Save, spend and receive up to 12 foreign currencies
- Seamless, fee-waived payments (*2)
- Great interest rates
- Competitive exchange fee
Foreign currency remittance
Making a foreign currency remittance online
- Remit up to 11 currencies directly from/to your accounts, in and outside Japan
- Make remittance online, any time, any place
- Competitive remittance charges
- (*1) Depending on your Club S membership level.
- (*2) Sony Bank will not charge any fees if you are using Sony Bank WALLET to spend from your currency account balance. If you have an open foreign currency account but with insufficient balance, the money will automatically be debited from your yen account and exchange fee will be charged.
Access your money globally
with Sony Bank WALLET
International Visa Debit card
Seamless payments in and outside Japan, all in one card
- Cash card with Visa Debit function for easy payment
- Cashback on shopping in Japan
- Fee-waived payments directly from your yen and foreign currency accounts
- Withdraw cash from partner ATMs in Japan and overseas ATMs
Banking on the go with our English online banking
- Manage your finances in English
- Access your accounts from your smartphone - anytime, anywhere
- Check your balance, make Fund transfers in Yen, and Foreign currency remittances online
Open Account in English with Your Smartphone
You can do it from our Open Account app
- Download Open Account app
- Scan required documents
- No seal, no difficult paperwork required
- No minimum stay in Japan required - you can open your account right away
- Get started now and receive your Sony Bank WALLET in about 10 days
Extra benefits for our Club S members
Our Club S rewards program gives you even lower exchange fee, higher cashback rewards, and more fee-waived cash withdrawals and fund transfers.
The benefits shown below are for Club S Platinum members.
2% cashback with
Sony Bank WALLET
Unlimited fee-waived cash withdrawals
Fee-waived fund transfer
up to 11 times per month
Fee-waived overseas ATM usage
up to 5 times per month
Exchange fee as low as
0.04 JPY per 1 USD
Fee-waived foreign currency remittance
up to 3 times per month
Manage your finances online in English
We are an online bank, that means no long queues, no complicated paperwork, and no language barriers.
English online banking on the go.
- Open account with our App in English
- Deposit and exchange yen and 12 foreign currencies
- Free international Visa Debit card
- Enjoy extra benefits with Club S
We are Sony Bank
Sony Bank was established in 2001 as an online bank mainly for individual customers in Japan. The company is a member of Sony Financial Group, which is wholly owned by Sony Group Corporation. Our mission is to bring customers convenient, high-quality financial products and services.
Top reliability and
top class credit ratings