Greetings from the Consul-General
Contact, Hours, & Directions
Honorary Consuls-General




Consulate-General of Japan
737 North Michigan Avenue
Suite 1100*
Chicago, Illinois 60611
(T) 312-280-0400
(F) 312-280-9568

*Please note that the Japan Information Center (JIC) is located on the 10th floor in Suite 1000
(T) 312-280-0430
(F) 312-280-6883 : Consular section, visas and other inquiries (Main Address) : Cultural and educational inquiries

Hours & Closure

Monday through Friday

General Hours
9:15 am to 5:00 pm

Visa, Passport, and Certificate Window Hours
Visa, Passport, and Certificate documents may be submitted only during these times.
9:30 am to 12:15 pm and from 1:15 to 4:00 pm

Saturday & Sunday Closed
The Consulate is closed for the following holidays in 2016
January 1 New Year's Day
January 2 End of Year Holiday
January 3 End of Year Holiday
January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
February 11 National Foundation Day (Japan)
February 12 Lincoln's Birthday
February 15 Washington's Birthday
March 25 Good Friday
May 30 Memorial Day
July 4 Independence Day
September 5 Labor Day
October 10 Columbus Day, Sports Day (Japan)
November 11 Veterans' Day
November 23 Labor Thanksgiving Day (Japan)
November 24 Thanksgiving
November 25 Day After Thanksgiving
December 23 Emperor's Birthday
December 26 Christmas
December 29 End of Year Holiday
December 30 End of Year Holiday
December 31 End of Year Holiday