The 1996 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 1996 WTA Tour. It was the 21st edition of the tournament and was held from January 29 through February 4, 1996.
Iva Majoli defeated Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 6–4, 6–1
- It was Majoli's 1st title of the year and the 3rd of her career.
Gigi Fernández / Natasha Zvereva defeated Mariaan de Swardt / Irina Spîrlea 7–6, 6–3
- It was Fernández's 1st title of the year and the 64th of her career. It was Zvereva's 1st title of the year and the 61st of her career.