Embassy of Japan in Kathmandu


The Japanese Embassy in Nepal is a bilateral mission in Kathmandu and promotes Japanese interests in Nepal. The embassy of Japan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Nepal. The Japanese Embassy in Kathmandu is headed by Mr Kunio Takahashi - Ambassador of Japan to Nepal.


Japanese Embassy in Kathmandu, Nepal 1253, Narayan Gopal Sadak Panipokhari P. O. Box 264 Kathmandu Nepal


(+977) 1 442 6680


(+977) 1 441 4101






Mr Kunio Takahashi - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Nepal require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Japanese embassy in Kathmandu 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 Japan

For all Japanese visa related matters contact the embassy in Kathmandu before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.np.emb-japan.go.jp ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+977) 1 442 6680 or email comjpn@mos.com.np

Consulates of Japan in Nepal

Next to the embassy in Kathmandu there could be additional Japanese consulates located in Nepal.

Please check below for the locations of the Japanese consulates in Nepal.

Japanese Consulates in Nepal

Next to the embassy in Kathmandu, Japan has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Japan does not have any consulates located in Nepal ).