United States Embassy and Consulates in China
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Chinese and U.S. holidays in 2021/2022:
|Christmas Eve||Friday, December 24||2 weeks, 3 days|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 weeks, 4 days|
|New Year's Eve||Friday, December 31||3 weeks, 3 days|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 weeks, 4 days|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Thursday, January 20||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Spring Festival Holiday||Monday, January 24||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Spring Festival||Tuesday, January 25||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Spring Festival Holiday||Wednesday, January 26||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Spring Festival Holiday||Thursday, January 27||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Spring Festival Holiday||Friday, January 28||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Spring Festival Holiday||Saturday, January 29||1 month, 3 weeks|
1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in China?
United States currently maintains 6 diplomatic representative offices in China including Beijing, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Shenyang and Wuhan.
2 - Do Chinese citizens need a visa for United States?
Chinese citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into United States. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of United States in China for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in China?
The U.S. representative offices in China will be closed in observance of the following Chinese and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Eve (US) Fri, Dec 24, 2021 (2 weeks, 3 days)
Time in United States vs China
Washington D.C., United States time is 15:00 hours behind Beijing, China