The 1997 Toray Pan Pacific Open was a tennis tournament played on indoor carpet courts at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium in Tokyo in Japan that was part of Tier I of the 1997 WTA Tour. It was the 22nd edition of the tournament and was held from January 28 through February 2, 1997.
Martina Hingis defeated Steffi Graf by Walkover
- It was Hingis' 4th title of the year and the 9th of her career.
Lindsay Davenport / Natasha Zvereva defeated Gigi Fernández / Martina Hingis 6–4, 6–3
- It was Davenport's 1st title of the year and the 19th of her career. It was Zvereva's 2nd title of the year and the 64th of her career.