Japan's Toilet SituationToilet Guide Signs

There are different ways to express a toilet in Japan. There are direct ways as well as roundabout ways to express them.
They are differentiated by the location of the facility and TPO. For example, during meals, instead of toilet, "keshoushitsu" (powder room) might be used.
To avoid confusion, you should be aware of the different signs.


  • Toilet
  • lavatory
  • W.C
  • RestRoom