For general information on Japanese Visas, click here to access the Japanese Foreign Ministry's website.

You may also inquire by calling the JAPAN VISA INFORMATION HOTLINE.

JAPAN VISA INFORMATION HOTLINE (24 hours / 7 days a week, English only)
- 1-888-704-4459 (From U.S.A.)
- 1-787-296-8046 (From Puerto Rico)

* This hotline is designated for visa applicants residing in the U.S.A or Puerto Rico.
* If you are calling from the U.S.A or Puerto Rico, you will be charged a domestic call fee for your call.
* This Hotline will only provide general information regarding Japanese visas.
* The Hotline will not connect you to the Consulate-General's visa section. If you need to contact the Consulate-General in regards to a pending visa application, please contact the Consulate-General directly at (212)888-0889 during office hours.