United States Embassy and Consulates in Saudi Arabia
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Saudi Arabian 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|
|President's Day||Thursday, February 17||2 months, 1 week|
|Mother's Day||Tuesday, May 10||5 months|
|Eid Al Fitr||Tuesday, May 24||5 months, 2 weeks|
|Eid Al Fitr Holiday||Wednesday, May 25||5 months, 2 weeks|
|Eid Al Fitr Holiday||Thursday, May 26||5 months, 2 weeks|
|Eid Al Fitr Holiday||Friday, May 27||5 months, 3 weeks|
1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in Saudi Arabia?
United States currently maintains 3 diplomatic representative offices in Saudi Arabia including Riyadh, Dhahran and Jeddah.
2 - Do Saudi Arabian citizens need a visa for United States?
Saudi Arabian 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 Saudi Arabia for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in Saudi Arabia?
The U.S. representative offices in Saudi Arabia will be closed in observance of the following Saudi Arabian and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Eve (US) Fri, Dec 24, 2021 (2 weeks, 3 days)
Time in United States vs Saudi Arabia
Washington D.C., United States time is 10:00 hours behind Riyadh, Saudi Arabia