Japan Embassy and Consulates in Saudi Arabia
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following Saudi Arabian and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Respect for the Aged Day||Tuesday, September 21||1 day, 12 hours|
|Autumnal Equinox Day||Wednesday, September 22||2 days, 12 hours|
|National Day||Thursday, September 23||3 days, 12 hours|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||2 months|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months, 1 week|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||3 months, 3 weeks|
|National Foundation Day||Friday, February 11||4 months, 3 weeks|
|The Emperor's Birthday||Wednesday, February 23||5 months|
|The Emperor's Birthday Holiday||Thursday, February 24||5 months, 1 week|
|Vernal Equinox Day||Sunday, March 20||6 months|
|Showa Day||Friday, April 29||7 months, 1 week|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in Saudi Arabia?
Japan currently maintains 3 diplomatic representative offices in Saudi Arabia including Riyadh, Jeddah and Jeddah.
2 - Do Saudi Arabian citizens need a visa for Japan?
Saudi Arabian citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into Japan. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of Japan in Saudi Arabia for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in Saudi Arabia?
The Japanese representative offices in Saudi Arabia will be closed in observance of the following Saudi Arabian and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Respect for the Aged Day (JP) Tue, Sep 21, 2021 (1 day, 16 hours)
Time in Japan vs Saudi Arabia
Tokyo, Japan time is 6:00 hours ahead of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia