Subscriber's benefits - Free digital access-


I'm a JT/NYT subscriber. How can I use my subscriber benefits and get full digital access to JTO and


Follow these simple steps to start enjoying free digital access to, the NYTimes apps for smartphones and tablets and The Japan Times website.


  1. Visit
  2. If you haven't already, please register for a JT member account.
  3. Go to the member account page and login to apply for digital access.


After applying, you will receive emails as a record of your account ID for The Japan Times website and/or subscription number (reader code) for You can also view this information by logging into the account page on The Japan Times website:


It takes 5 days to activate digital access.

If you need further assistance, please contact us using the inquiry form and we will be happy to assist you.

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