About Us

Currently, the Embassy of Japan in Sudan is temporarily evacuated from Sudan, and various procedures in Khartoum have been suspended. Applications for entry visas to Japan will be accepted at the temporary office of the Embassy of Japan in Sudan (inside the Embassy of Japan in Egypt) etc.* 

*Embassy of Japan in Egypt, Embassy of Japan in Ethiopia, Embassy of Japan in South Sudan, Embassy of Japan in Saudi Arabia, Consulate General of Japan in Jeddah, Embassy of Japan in Qatar, Embassy of Japan in the United Arab Emirates, Consulate General of Japan in Dubai.

General Contact information (Evacuation destination: Cairo, Egypt)

Embassy of Japan in Egypt

TEL : +20 2 2528 5929
E-mail : contact@kt.mofa.go.jp
Postal Address : 81 Corniche El Nil Street, Maadi, Cairo P.O. Box 500, Maadi

Office Hours & Consular Section

Office hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Sunday through Thursday 
Closed on Fridays and Saturdays

Japan Visa Information Hotline: +20 (0)150 171 8276 (Toll free, 24/7, English)


Address: 1st Floor, 81 Corniche El Nil Street, Maadi, Cairo, Egypt

Tel: +20 (0)2 2528 5910
Fax: +20 (0)2 2528 5907
E-mail: ryoji@ca.mofa.go.jp
(Please note: The visa application documents must be submitted in person. Any part of the documentation sending by fax, mail, or email without our prior consent is NOT acceptable)

Opening hours (for visa application*): 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m (During Ramadan: 9:00am-1:00pm)
*Please be at the consular section at least 15 minutes before the closing time.
(Please note that there are registration and security check at the gate)
Closed on Fridays, Saturdays and Embassy holidays


Embassy of Japan Holidays

Embassy Holidays for 2024
New Year Holiday January 1 Monday
New Year Holiday January 2 Tuesday
New Year Holiday January 3 Wednesday
Coptic Christmas Day January 7 Sunday
The day before Eid al-Fitr* April 9* Tuesday
Eid al-Fitr* April 10* Wednesday
Eid al-Fitr* April 11* Thursday
Coptic Easter May 5 Sunday
Sham El Nessim May 6 Monday
Eid El-Adha* June 16* Sunday
Eid El-Adha* June 17* Monday
Eid El-Adha* June 18* Wednesday
Hijri New Year* July 7* Sunday
Autumnal Equinox Day September 22 Sunday
Culture Day November 3 Sunday
Year End Holiday December 29 Sunday
Year End Holiday December 30 Monday
Year End Holiday December 31 Tuesday

 [ * ] = These dates might change according to the Islamic Calendar

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