Embassy of Japan in Accra

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

This information is for:

  • Ghanaian passport holders living in Accra
  • Japanese passports traveling/working or living in Accra
  • Foreign passports currently residing in Accra

Embassy Information

Address: Dr. Hideyo Noguchi Street, West Cantonments, P.O. Box 1637 Accra, Ghana
Phone: +233 54 728 6951
Fax: +233 21 762 553
Email: ryoji@ar.mofa.go.jp
Website: https://www.gh.emb-japan.go.jp/
Office hours: Monday to Thursday 08 :30-12 :30 / 13 :30-18 :00 ; Friday 08 :30-12 :30
Current time in Accra 12:50 PM Thursday, September 23 2021-09-23 (GMT +0000)
Current time in Tokyo (Japan) 21:50 PM Thursday, September 23 2021-09-23 (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 Accra and Tokyo is 13679.20 km (8499.86 miles). The average travel time is 28 hours 29 minutes.
  • Time difference: Accra is 9:00 hours behind Tokyo. When the time is 12:50 on September, Thursday 23 in Accra, it is 21:50 on September, Thursday 23 in Tokyo

Map and Directions

Get directions to the Embassy of Japan in Accra.
Distance from city center 2.72 km ( 1.69 miles)
Nearest airport Kotoka International Airport (ACC)
Distance to airport 4.15 kms

Office Hours

Date Office hours Note
Thursday (Today, September 23, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30 Open now
Friday (September 24, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30
Saturday (September 25, 2021) Closed
Sunday (September 26, 2021) Closed
Monday (September 27, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30
Tuesday (September 28, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30
Wednesday (September 29, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30

Upcoming holidays:

  • Culture Day: Nov. 3, 2021 (Next 1 month, 1 week)

Frequently asked questions, answered

1. Where is the embassy of Japan located?

It is located at Dr. Hideyo Noguchi Street, West Cantonments, P.O. Box 1637 Accra, Ghana. Coordinates: (-0.1867676, 5.5731788).

2. How do I contact the Japan Embassy in Accra?

You can contact the embassy by phone at: +233 54 728 6951. The working hours are from Monday to Thursday 08 :30-12 :30 / 13 :30-18 :00 ; Friday 08 :30-12 :30 except official holidays in Japan and Ghana.

3. Is the embassy open now?

No, it is closed for lunch now. The current time in Accra is 12:50.

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