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Japan Embassy and Consulates in United Kingdom

2 Diplomatic Missions 2 Cities

Japan Embassy in London, United Kingdom

Japan Embassy in London, United Kingdom
101-104 Piccadilly London W1J 7Jt
Phone: + 020 7465 6500 Working hours: Close now

Japan Consulate General in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Japan Consulate General in Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 Melville Crescent Edinburgh Eh3 7Hw
Phone: + 0131 225 4777 Working hours: Close now

Holidays to be Observed in 2021

The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following British and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:

Holiday
Holiday Date Counting down
Respect for the Aged Day Tuesday, September 21 1 day, 11 hours
Autumnal Equinox Day Wednesday, September 22 2 days, 11 hours
Culture Day Wednesday, November 03 1 month, 2 weeks
Remembrance Sunday Monday, November 08 1 month, 2 weeks
Labour Thanksgiving Day Tuesday, November 23 2 months
St. Andrew's Day Tuesday, November 30 2 months, 1 week
Christmas Day Saturday, December 25 3 months
Boxing Day (in lieu) Tuesday, December 28 3 months, 1 week
New Year's Day Saturday, January 01 3 months, 1 week
Day after New Year's Day Sunday, January 02 3 months, 2 weeks
Coming-of-Age Day Thursday, January 13 3 months, 3 weeks

Frequently asked questions, answered

1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in United Kingdom?

Japan currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in United Kingdom including London and Edinburgh.

2 - Do British citizens need a visa for Japan?

Citizens of United Kingdom (holders of regular passports) can travel to Japan for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a Japanese visa for short-term tourism.

3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in United Kingdom?

The Japanese representative offices in United Kingdom will be closed in observance of the following British and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:

  • Respect for the Aged Day (JP) Tue, Sep 21, 2021 (1 day, 17 hours)

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Time in Japan vs United Kingdom

Tokyo, Japan time is 8:00 hours ahead of London, United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom 06:40AMSunday, September 19, 2021
Tokyo, Japan 14:40PMSunday, September 19, 2021