Embassy of Japan in Washington


The Japanese Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Japanese interests in the United States. The embassy of Japan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Japanese Embassy in Washington is headed by Ichiro Fujisaki - Ambassador of Japan to the United States.


Japanese Embassy in Washington, the United States 2520 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) 202-238-6700


(+1) 202-328-2187





Ichiro Fujisaki - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Japanese embassy in Washington 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 Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.us.emb-japan.go.jp ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-238-6700 or email

Consulates of Japan in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington there could be additional Japanese consulates located in the United States.

Please check below for the locations of the Japanese consulates in the United States.

Japanese Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Japan has consulates in the following cities: Anchorage, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Honolulu, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, New Orleans, New York, Oklahoma City, Phoenix, Portland, San Francisco and Seattle