Contact, Directions, & Hours


Contact: Consulate General

For consular services and other general inquiries
Mailing Address Consulate-General of Japan
Olympia Centre, Suite 1100
737 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
(T) 312-280-0400
(F) 312-280-9568
Email Address

Contact: Japan Information Center

For cultural and educational inquiries Mailing Address Consulate-General of Japan Japan Information Center 737 North Michigan Avenue Suite 1000 Chicago, Illinois 60611 (T) 312-280-0430 (F) 312-280-6883 Email Address

Hours & Closures

Monday through Friday: General Hours (9:15 am to 5:00 pm) Saturday & Sunday: Closed **Visa, Passport, and Certificate Window Hours Visa, Passport, and Certificate documents can ONLY be submitted at these times: (9:30 am to 12:15 pm and from 1:15 to 4:00 pm)

The Consulate is closed for the following holidays.

2024 Closures
January 1 New Year's Day
January 2 New Year's Holiday
January 3 New Year's Holiday
January 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
February 12 Lincoln's Birthday
February 19 Washington's Birthday
April 29 Showa Day
May 27 Memorial Day
June 19 Juneteenth
July 4 Independence Day
September 2 Labor Day
October 14 Columbus Day/Sports Day
November 11 Veterans Day
November 28 Thanksgiving
November 29 Day After Thanksgiving
December 25 Christmas
December 30 Year End Holiday
December 31 Year End Holiday