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The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism in Japan has approved revisions to the fuel surcharges for tickets issued on or after February 1, 2015.
United regrets imposing this financial burden on our customers. We ask for your support and cooperation as we strive to maintain a high level of service.
|From — To
|Japan — U.S. (except Hawaii)
|Japan — Central & South America
|Japan — Honolulu
|Japan — Singapore
|Japan — Guam, Palau, Rota, Saipan
|Japan — Manila, other Micronesia routes
|Japan — Cairns
|Japan — Seoul
|Applicable from (date)
||Tickets issued on or after February 1, 2015
|Conditions for revision/elimination of surcharges
||For flights between Japan and Guam, Seoul, Singapore or the U.S., fuel surcharges are reviewed every two months depending on Singapore kerosene prices. If the most recent two-month average of Singapore kerosene prices fall below $60, we will eliminate fuel surcharges on applicable tickets.
|Terms of application
||The same fuel surcharge applies to tickets issued to adults, children and infants with seats. Fuel surcharges do not apply to tickets issued for infants traveling on adults’ laps.
||All fares for travel originating in Japan, including package tour and group tickets
To view detailed information regarding the fuel surcharges for tickets issued on or before January 31, 2015, see
Fuel Surcharges On Tickets Issued Prior To Most Recent Update
- Fuel surcharges will also be applied to unscheduled and charter flights.
- Surcharges are subject to change after a minimum notification period.
For additional information regarding fuel surcharges, please
contact the United Customer Contact Center in Japan.