Embassy of Germany in Tokyo


The German Embassy in Japan is a bilateral mission in Tokyo and promotes German interests in Japan. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Japan. The German Embassy in Tokyo is headed by Dr Volker Stanzel - Ambassador of Germany to Japan.


German Embassy in Tokyo, Japan 4-5-10, Minami-Azabu Minato-ku Tokyo 106-0047 Japan


(+81) (3) 5791 7700


(+81) (3) 5791-7773






Dr Volker Stanzel - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Japan require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Tokyo you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Germany

For all German visa related matters contact the embassy in Tokyo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.tokyo.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+81) (3) 5791 7700 or email info@tokyo.diplo.de

Consulates of Germany in Japan

Next to the embassy in Tokyo there could be additional German consulates located in Japan.

Please check below for the locations of the German consulates in Japan.

German Consulates in Japan

Next to the embassy in Tokyo, Germany has consulates in the following cities: Fukui, Fukuoka, Nagoya, Nishihara, Osaka, Sapporo and Sendai

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the German Embassy in Tokyo offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Japan to Germany as wel as for German citizens in Japan. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, German nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.