Visiting Japan & Visa
TEMPORARY WINDOW CLOSURE
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 A ; Short-term stay (Temporary visitor visa for business purpose only) and B ; Medium or long-term stay (application with Certificate of Eligibility).
※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 email@example.com
If you do not receive a response from the consulate within 5 business days after sending documents via email to the consulate, please call or email to confirm the status of your application.
Japan's Enhanced Protection Measures to tackle COVID-19 (Enhanced Quarantine Measure for Entrants from the United States)
IMPORTANT NOTICE ON NEW RESTRICTIONS RELATED TO NOVEL CORONA VIRUS
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information click HERE
- How to Apply for a Visa
- General Information
- U.S. Citizen
- Short Term Stay
- Work/Long Term Stay
- Download Forms
- Visa Fees
- Staying Safe in Japan
- Bring Medications
- Tourist information: JNTO(Japan National Tourism Organization)
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