Embassy of Japan in Colombo

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

This information is for:

  • Sri Lankan passport holders living in Colombo
  • Japanese passports traveling/working or living in Colombo
  • Foreign passports currently residing in Colombo

Embassy Information

Address: No. 20, Srimath R.G. Senanayake Mawatha, Colombo7.
Phone: +94-11-2693831/3
Fax: +94-11-2698629
Email: cultujpn@co.mofa.go.jp
Website:
Office hours: 8:30-17:00 (Mon - Fri)
Current time in Colombo 21:45 PM Monday, September 27 2021-09-27 (GMT +0530)
Current time in Tokyo (Japan) 01:15 AM Tuesday, September 28 2021-09-28 (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 Colombo and Tokyo is 6732.21 km (4183.20 miles). The average travel time is 14 hours 1 minutes.
  • Time difference: Colombo is 4:30 hours behind Tokyo. When the time is 21:45 on September, Monday 27 in Colombo, it is 01:15 on September, Tuesday 28 in Tokyo

Map and Directions

Get directions to the Embassy of Japan in Colombo.
Distance from city center 8.92 km ( 5.55 miles)
Nearest airport Diyawanna Oya Seaplane Base (DWO)
Distance to airport 4.35 kms

Office Hours

Date Office hours Note
Monday (Today, September 27, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30 Close Now
Tuesday (September 28, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30
Wednesday (September 29, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30
Thursday (September 30, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30
Friday (October 01, 2021) 09:00 - 12:30 - 14:00 - 17:30
Saturday (October 02, 2021) Closed
Sunday (October 03, 2021) Closed

Upcoming holidays:

  • Adhi-Vap Full Moon Poya: Oct. 1, 2021 (Next 3 days, 2 hours)

Frequently asked questions, answered

1. Where is the embassy of Japan located?

It is located at No. 20, Srimath R.G. Senanayake Mawatha, Colombo7.. Coordinates: (79.870333, 6.9093844).

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

You can contact the embassy by phone at: +94-11-2693831/3. The working hours are from 8:30-17:00 (Mon - Fri) except official holidays in Japan and Sri Lanka.

3. Is the embassy open now?

No, it is closed now. The current time in Colombo is 21:45.

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