Embassy of Japan in San Jose

If you are living or residing in San Jose and planning a trip to Japan, you may want to know the address, phone or office hours of the Embassy of Japan in San Jose.

This information is for:

  • Costa Rican passport holders living in San Jose
  • Japanese passports traveling/working or living in San Jose
  • Foreign passports currently residing in San Jose

Embassy Information

Address: Sabana Norte, 300M. West And 25M. North Of Ice. Torre La Sabana Piso 10, San José.  Box 501-1000, San José
Phone: +506 2232-1255
Fax: (+506) 2231 3140
Email: embjapon@sj.mofa.go.jp
Website: www.cr.emb-japan.go.jp
Office hours: Monday to Friday: 08:00 - 12:00 / 13:00 - 16:30
Current time in San Jose 23:59 PM Saturday, September 18 2021-09-18 (GMT -0600)
Current time in Tokyo (Japan) 14:59 PM Sunday, September 19 2021-09-19 (GMT +0900)

The following services may be available at the Embassy:

  • Issuance/renewal of passports
  • Document notarization
  • Issuing visas to Japan
  • Offering assistance in case of emergencies for Japanese citizens

Fast Facts:

  • Distance: The distance between San Jose and Tokyo is 13253.39 km (8235.28 miles). The average travel time is 27 hours 36 minutes.
  • Time difference: San Jose is 15:00 hours behind Tokyo. When the time is 23:59 on September, Saturday 18 in San Jose, it is 14:59 on September, Sunday 19 in Tokyo

Map and Directions

Get directions to the Embassy of Japan in San Jose.
Distance from city center 2.41 km ( 1.50 miles)
Nearest airport Tobias Bolanos International Airport (SYQ)
Distance to airport 4.02 kms

Office Hours

Date Office hours Note
Saturday (Today, September 18, 2021) Closed
Sunday (September 19, 2021) Closed
Monday (September 20, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30
Tuesday (September 21, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30
Wednesday (September 22, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30
Thursday (September 23, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30
Friday (September 24, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30

Upcoming holidays:

  • Respect for the Aged Day: Sept. 21, 2021 (Next 2 days)

Frequently asked questions, answered

1. Where is the embassy of Japan located?

It is located at Sabana Norte, 300M. West And 25M. North Of Ice. Torre La Sabana Piso 10, San José.  Box 501-1000, San José. Coordinates: (-84.10668989999999, 9.9391714).

2. How do I contact the Japan Embassy in San Jose?

You can contact the embassy by phone at: +506 2232-1255. The working hours are from Monday to Friday: 08:00 - 12:00 / 13:00 - 16:30 except official holidays in Japan and Costa Rica.

3. Is the embassy open now?

No, it is closed now. The current time in San Jose is 23:59.

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