Professional Japanese Translation Service

  • High-quality Japanese – English translation
  • Fast turnaround
  • Handled by native translators with expertise
  • Competitive price
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Professional English – Japanese translation service for you and your business

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Leading English - Japanese Translation Service Trusted by Businesses Worldwide.

At pTranslate, we understand that you need a highly professional language service provider to help you overcome the language barriers. You want to find a trusted translation agency to help you communicate and exchange ideas better in a Japanese business environment, as well as convey your messages to your Japanese customers, users and readers. You don’t want to settle for less. You want to find an excellent Japanese translation service that can accurately convey all of the linguistic and cultural nuances in the content.

Look no further!

Understanding your demand, pTranslate has carefully selected the top talents in the translation – localization industry to provide you with exactly what you need. We formed a team of expert Japanese translators who are all proficient users of the language. They will provide you with the language service you need. These translators usually go beyond your expectations, too.

Besides having an excellent command of the Japanese language, they are also specialized in one or a few industries. This gives them the necessary exposure to the concepts and terminologies in those fields. This rich experience allows them to create precise, naturally-sounding, and professional translations for your documents.

pTranslate also lends our translators a hand. We provide them with cutting-edge technology to increase their speed, reduce their translation time, while still maintaining the same level of quality. During the translation process, we pair them with a project manager, a proofreader, and an editor to reduce errors and ensure that everything aligns with our and your standards.

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Japanese Translation Rate Per Word

pTranslate offers highly competitive rate per word for our Japanese translation service

Standard Japanese Translation

Perfect for informal, personal, general documents, or documents with low jargon rate and non-technical, simple terminology. 

$0.07 / word 

Technical Japanese Translation

Perfect for business, financial, legal, medical, academic, scientific documents. Certified translation and localization services included.

$0.11 – $0.14 / word

Literary Japanese Translation

Perfect for books and eBooks of various genres, scripts, fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and other types of literary writings.

$0.12 / word 


Why do you need professional Japanese translators?

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Japanese is an incredibly popular and important language on the world stage. Being the official language of Japan – the 3rd-largest economy in the world by GDP – it makes sense that there’s such a high demand for Japanese translation and localization services. Translating your documents, writings, and content to Japanese connects you with a population of more than 125 million people and opens up thousands of opportunities to work with Japanese businesses – the world leaders in the technology, manufacturing, and entertainment industries.

Japanese is already a difficult language itself due to the intricate alphabet and complex grammar. Translating English to Japanese or Japanese to English can be a huge challenge due to the vast differences between the two languages.

In addition to that, a good translation doesn’t stop at the linguistic aspects. It goes beyond the content and takes into account cultural and social aspects. Japan has a rich, unique culture with hundreds of traditions and customs. Only local Japanese translators with strong cultural sensitivity can incorporate these cultural nuances into their translation. Well-localized Japanese content must not only be understandable but also relatable, and at pTranslate, we have the expertise to make that happen.


Here's why professionals love pTranslate

High quality

We offer top-industry quality thanks to a rigorous QA process and proper talent selection.

Industry expertise

We will match a translator or writer who has suitable industry expertise and linguistic skills to you.


We work with teams of project managers to ensure that everything is running smoothly and efficiently.

Aftersales support

We provide end-to-end and 1-year post-completion support to ensure the highest satisfaction.


Navigate to our price calculator to get a quote for your Japanese translation project, immediately!

Or you can just try out pTranslate’s service for free! We offer 500-word free trial for first-time buyers.

Japanese Specialized Translation Services

pTranslate aims to provide excellent Japanese translation service for all industries in need

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Japanese Business Document Translation

Globalization is accelerating at an incredible speed. We have never lived in such an interconnected world, and the need for international communication is higher than ever.

Japan has emerged from the ashes of WWII to become one of the largest and most technologically-advanced economies in the world despite a lack of natural resources and a high frequency of natural disasters. Thanks to its well-educated, high-skilled workforce and high standards in business, Japan’s manufacturing industry has been renowned for its unmatched quality and durability. That’s not to mention a robust service sector that accounts for up to 72% of total employment. Overall, Japan is an amazing market for businesses worldwide to consider in their international expansion strategy.

pTranslate understands that you need to overcome language barriers when working in Japan. Therefore, we have developed a team of highly professional Japanese business translators to handle all of your complex, sensitive translation projects. Equipped with a deep understanding of the Japanese language and rich experience in the business translation niche, these experts will be able to accurately and professionally translate your business plans, reports, emails, social media content, and every other business-related documents to and from Japanese.

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Japanese Engineering Translation Service

Japan saw a magical growth in its manufacturing industry in the post-WWII era. In the modern world, Japan is the leading shipbuilder, automaker, and producer of a wide variety of other industrial products. Japan is also known as the most technologically advanced country with the widespread application of robotics to handle manual tasks. When it comes to microelectronics and technological equipment, you have to mention Japan.

There will be a lot of technical content written in Japanese, including engineering, manufacturing, automotive, electronics, and tourism content. We need to accurately translate these documents to meet safety/operational standards of countries around the world. Well-written and well-translated Japanese content also helps buyers/users of these products/services understand better their functionality and other technical specifications. However, not every translators have enough technical knowledge to properly translate these content.

Understanding that high demand, pTranslate has recruited a team of highly proficient Japanese translators who have strong technical backgrounds to handle these complex projects. They all have relevant qualifications and experience in the field, which allows them to understand thoroughly the content they translate. pTranslate aims to reduce error rate and raise the standards of the entire Japanese translation industry, especially Japanese technical translation.

Have a complex Japanese translation project?

Sometimes you have a big or complex project that requires constant communication in the translation process. 

Feel free to tell us all of your requirements for the project. We want to make sure that everything meets your expectations.


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Japanese Legal Translation Service

Legal translation is a sensitive field. When working with businesses in Japan, there will be times when you need to translate your legal papers to and from Japan to ensure the highest understandability for both parties. The translators not only need to have a high command of both languages but also a strong background in law. That’s not to mention the difference in the legal environment between the 2 countries, and the translators have to be aware of that when doing the translation.

At pTranslate, we acknowledge your struggles. pTranslate knows that you need a qualified, high-quality legal translation service to minimize the risks involved. Therefore, we have recruited a team of excellent Japanese translators to handle these complex and sensitive tasks. Your confidentiality will also be respected, as all of our translators are bound by a commercial confidentiality and corporate nondisclosure agreement to protect your information. 

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Japanese Software and Website Localization Service

Localization is not just about translating the content. It is also about making the content culturally, politically, socially, and technologically appropriate. If you want to reach Japanese customers and users, you have to localize your website, software, application, eLearning course, CRM, ERP, or game, so that Japanese users can understand AND relate to it.

pTranslate wants to accelerate your global growth with our cutting-edge technology and experience in the localization industry. Being a technologically advanced country, Japan is the leading market for gaming, software, applications and interesting websites. However, it’s not simple to reach this market, as there will be a lot of language barriers and cultural differences. We have to take into account a lot of factors when localizing a technological product to/from Japanese, including cultural references, images, symbols, sense of humor, slangs, units of measurement, font system, sometimes even colors and numbers. 

It may seem complicated, but with the help of pTranslate’s cultural and linguistic experts, everything is entirely possible. We have developed a team of linguists who are also culturally intelligent and have a strong understanding of the technology involved in localization process. They will perform culture and language reviewing, content translation, GUI adaptation, and functional testing by leveraging the powers of advanced technology, translation memory, and terminology glossary to seamlessly adapt your innovations to Japanese/English, and bring them to your customers in the most engaging ways.

Japanese Literary Translation Service

Literature speaks to all souls. It is the highest use of written language to convey insights and inspire people for generations. However, the language barriers might prevent authors from bringing those amazing stories to a larger audience. That’s why we need a professional literary translator to bring the world together and connect readers around the globe.

pTranslate wants to help you bring your literary work, novel, memoir, or non-fiction to readers worldwide, no matter the language they speak. If you want to translate your books to and from Japanese, just contact us. Having one of the most unique and developed entertainment industry on the planet, Japan sure needs a lot of high-quality translation for its creative works. Our professional Japanese literary translators can cheery-pick the most suitable words and phrases from their rich Japanese vocabulary to best express your thoughts, while retaining as much the original spirit of your writing as possible.

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Simple ordering
for your Japanese translation project

pTranslate has an efficient system that analyzes the linguistic aspects of your project, then automatically assigns it to a suitable team with relevant skills. All you have to do is upload the file, and wait for us to deliver it straight to your email.

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Explore our Languages

Besides professional Japanese translation services, pTranslate also offers solutions in many other languages. 

If you want to translate your documents to multiple languages at the same time, pTranslate is here to help.

Japanese Translation Services FAQ

In case you’re wondering something, here’s our FAQ

We have 3 Pricing Plans: Standard, Technical, and Literary.

Standard Translation is for non-technical, simple, general, and personal documents.

Technical Translation is for more complex documents. They can be legal, medical, engineering, or marketing documents.

Literary Translation is exclusively for literary works.

If you’re not sure, just contact our support.

To place an order at pTranslate, please click on the “Order” button on the Menu.

You will be taken to an Order page where you can fill in your information, make the payment, and wait for it to be translated. It won’t take you long.

We have a 7-step Quality Control system to minimize error and maximize accuracy. The proofreading service is already included in all of our packages.

However, if you’d like an extra layer of quality assurance, just contact us, and we will assign you with another proofreader who can perform the task in a flash.


pTranslate has vast networks of translators who can effortlessly translate all of your documents that require high subject knowledge and industry expertise.

You can choose our Technical Translation package to receive that high-quality service.

Creating an account at pTranslate will help you with all of that.

When you create an account at pTranslate, you will gain access to our Private Message platform. From there, you can send messages to your translators for any questions/extra information you have regarding your project.

If the translator has something they want to ask you, they can also contact you there. For simple projects, our translators won’t ask you much. However, for complex projects, we might need to have some communication along the way. Our Private Message platform will be the bridge between the translator and you – the client.

After you create an account at pTranslate, just click on “Profile” on the Menu, click on “Message”, and type in whatever you want to say to your translator.

pTranslate will send you a message specifying the name of your translator.

You can enter the name of your translator in the Message form to send your messages to them.

We accept PayPal, credit card, and debit card. All of your information will be kept secured, of course.

Yes. We offer up to 1 year of free revisions for your projects. If you want to adjust something in your final translation, just contact us. We will immediately find another translator to check and revise your file. Free of charge.

Absolutely not! We are extremely transparent with our pricing.

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Professional Japanese Translation Service For a Wide Range of Documents

pTranslate offers professional Japanese translation services for a wide range of documents in any format:

  • Japanese travel listing and brochure
  • Japanese website, mobile apps, games, and software
  • Japanese certified documents
  • Japanese advertising and media content
  • Japanese financial reports
  • Japanese market research
  • Japanese scientific and academic research
  • Japanese product descriptions and labels

What you will receive

  • Accurate translation by qualified professionals
  • Timely delivery
  • End-to-end support + 1-year aftersales free revisions
  • Cutting edge translation technology for improved quality
  • Competitive price

What are you waiting for?