United States Embassy and Consulates in Japan
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Japanese 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|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||1 month, 1 week|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Thursday, January 20||1 month, 2 weeks|
|National Foundation Day||Friday, February 11||2 months|
|President's Day||Thursday, February 17||2 months, 1 week|
|The Emperor's Birthday||Wednesday, February 23||2 months, 2 weeks|
|The Emperor's Birthday Holiday||Thursday, February 24||2 months, 2 weeks|
|Vernal Equinox Day||Sunday, March 20||3 months, 1 week|
1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in Japan?
United States currently maintains 6 diplomatic representative offices in Japan including Tokyo, Fukuoka, Nagoya, Naha, Osaka and Sapporo.
2 - Do Japanese citizens need a visa for United States?
Citizens of Japan (holders of regular passports) can travel to United States for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a U.S. visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in Japan?
The U.S. representative offices in Japan will be closed in observance of the following Japanese and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Eve (US) Fri, Dec 24, 2021 (2 weeks, 3 days)
Time in United States vs Japan
Washington D.C., United States time is 16:00 hours behind Tokyo, Japan
Cities in Japan