Embassy of Japan in Vatican


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


Japanese Embassy in Vatican, the Holy See (Vatican City) Via Virgilio, 30 00193 Roma Holy See (Vatican City)


(+39) (06) 687 5828 / 78


(+39) (06) 688 075 43





Mr Hidekazu Yamaguchi - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Vatican City require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Japanese embassy in Vatican 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 Vatican before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.va.emb-japan.go.jp ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+39) (06) 687 5828 / 78 or email

Consulates of Japan in Vatican City

Next to the embassy in Vatican there could be additional Japanese consulates located in Vatican City.

Please check below for the locations of the Japanese consulates in Vatican City.

Japanese Consulates in Vatican City

Next to the embassy in Vatican, 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 Vatican City ).