Visiting Japan & Visa

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak in the Seattle area, from March 26 the Consulate-General of Japan in Seattle will be offering its services by appointment only.
We are not accepting visa applications at this time except for exceptional situations.
For any questions, please contact the Japan Visa Information Hotline at 1-888-671-4583 (24 hours, English Only).

Those who are under the exceptional situations and need to travel to Japan, please email us to make an appointment at


About JNTO

What is JNTO ?
Official Name: Japan National Tourism Organization
Established: 1964 Purpose: Committed to the development of international tourism exchanges
Headquarters: 4-4-1, Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0004 Details of Headquarters