Connect to high-speed VPN servers in Japan

Proton VPN’s high-speed servers in Japan enable you to browse the internet swiftly and privately. Stream your favorite videos without buffering or delays using the WireGuard VPN protocol, our 10 Gbps servers, and our unique VPN Accelerator.

  • Connect to high-speed, 10 Gbps VPN servers
  • Browse up to 400% faster with VPN Accelerator
  • Stream your favorite Japanese shows and movies in HD without buffering

Get a Japanese IP address

Browse the internet as though you are in Japan no matter where you are in the world by connecting to one of our secure Japanese VPN servers.

Borderless internet

Stay up-to-date with your favorite content, even when traveling to more restrictive regions.

Stream everything

Unblock geo-restricted content from anywhere on all your favorite streaming platforms.

Make privacy simple

Our easy-to-use app lets you quickly connect to our servers in Japan.

Unlimited bandwidth

We don’t impose any artificial restrictions on your browsing speeds.

Keep your browsing private

We follow a strict no-logs policy, which means we do not record any information about your online activity or other identifying metadata.

Bypass censorship

Connect to Proton VPN servers to access content and websites blocked by your local internet service provider.

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Get a Japanese IP address in seconds

Proton VPN’s global network of high-speed 10 Gbps servers guarantees a safe, private, and fast connection to the internet. We have 34 servers in Japan, making it easy to watch unlimited entertainment, defeat government censorship, and stay secure. Proton VPN gives you access to over 1,300 servers in over 60 countries.

Connect to VPN servers in Japan in 3 easy steps

    More reasons to connect to Proton VPN servers in Japan

    Privacy-first VPN protection

    Using Proton VPN lets you easily protect your privacy. Our encryption prevents your internet provider from monitoring your online activity and the websites you visit from seeing your IP address. We also implement a strict no-logs policy, ensuring your browsing stays private.

    Comprehensive VPN security

    Proton VPN makes it easy to keep your online activity secure. Anyone who connects to Proton VPN can protect their data with secure encryption for both their network traffic and DNS queries. We also only use strong VPN protocols that are known to be secure.

    Bypass censorship and access blocked content

    Proton VPN helps you circumvent government censorship and internet blocks no matter where you are. By connecting to any of our over 1,300 servers located in over 60 countries, you can easily access the internet and unblock censored content.

    Fast VPN connections and our unique VPN Accelerator

    VPN Accelerator improves our VPN connection speeds by over 400%. The VPN Accelerator’s effects are the greatest when the VPN server you connect to is geographically far away, meaning no matter what server you connect to or where it is, you can expect a fast and stable browsing experience.

    A trustworthy and transparent VPN

    Proton VPN was created by scientists who met at CERN, the birthplace of the World Wide Web. We are experts in privacy and security, and we built Proton Mail, the world’s largest encrypted email provider. Our mission is to make the internet a more secure and private place.

    What others say about Proton VPN

    "Regardless of which plan you choose, you’re backed by an impressive security and privacy"
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    "Proton VPN's base speeds sent it blazing past most of our roster of tested services"
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    With Proton VPN, you can change your IP address to make it look as though you are accessing the internet from Japan by connecting to any server located there.

    To select the fastest server in Japan for your location, open the Proton VPN app and double-tap the marker in Japan on the map in the VPN interface. If you prefer, you can also select a specific server to connect to from the list of servers in the sidebar.

    To watch Japanese Netflix, you need to connect to one of the Proton VPN high-speed streaming servers in Japan. These servers are only available if you have a Proton VPN Plus plan. To sign up for Proton VPN, click here, or upgrade your existing Free account by logging into your dashboard.
    Once you have a Proton VPN Plus account, you need to make sure you have the correct Proton VPN app installed on your device. You can then connect to any of the Proton VPN Plus streaming servers in Japan.

    While connected to one of our Japanese servers, you can log in to your Netflix account and start streaming Japanese movies and series as if you were in Japan.

    It is completely legal to use a VPN in Japan. Many people in Japan use a VPN to bypass geo-restrictions and access international content on, for example, the American version of Netflix.

    At Proton VPN, we have three free VPN servers in Japan that anyone can use. You do not need to sign up for a paid Proton VPN account to connect to one of these Japanese servers and browse the internet as if you were in Japan. Our free VPN servers enjoy the same level of security as our Plus servers, although some premium services — like streaming — are unsupported on our free servers.