Contact, Hours & Directions
The jurisdiction of Consulate General of Japan in San Francisco: Northern and Central California and Nevada
Location and Contact
Main Office/Japan Information & Cultural Center (JICC)
|Address||275 Battery Street, Suite 2100, San Francisco, CA 94111|
|JICC||TEL: (415) 780-6085
FAX: (415) 767-4202
Office Hours and Holiday Schedule
- Office hours for our consular services will temporarily be changed, in response to the current situation regarding the coronavirus in Northern California.
- Visa service is available by appointment only. Please schedule an appointment online.
New Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 10:00a.m. to 11:30a.m., and 1:00p.m. to 3:00p.m. (Except Holidays)
Telephone Inquiry: Monday to Friday, 9:00a.m. to 5:00p.m., closed from noon to 1:00p.m.
Japan Information & Cultural Center (JICC)
- The Japan Information & Cultural Center receiving window will be temporarily closed in response to the current coronavirus situation in Northern California.
- General inquiries made via phone and email will still be accepted during normal office hours, as listed below.
Monday to Friday, 9:00a.m. to 4:30p.m., closed from noon to 1:00p.m. (Except Holidays)
For other services provided by the Consulate and the JICC, please visit the Site Map and click the relevant titles.
|E-mail (*E-mail inquiries should include your name, phone number and address)|
|Cultural & Information Sectionfirstname.lastname@example.org|
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Map and Parking
|Office Bldg. Parking||275 Battery Street Garage
Go down Battery and turn right on Halleck St and enter driveway on your right.
Parking Rate ($6.00/30 min; Max $33)
|Nearby Parking Garages||* Please note that the information provided below is for your convenience only and is not guaranteed by the Consulate General of Japan. We strongly suggest that you call and verify rates and hours before using any of these lots.
* From the SOUTH (Peninsula, South Bay)
Take 101 North to 80 East, and take the last exit (4th &Embarcadero). Cross 4th and proceed straight on Bryant. Turn left onto 2nd, and right on Harrison. Go to Fremont and turn left. Continue onto Front St. then turn left on Front, and then take another left on Battery. The office is on the corner of Sacramento and Battery.
* From the EAST (East Bay, Sacramento)
Take 80 West and cross the Bay Bridge. Take the first exit on the right-hand side (Fremont St.). Proceed down Fremont street. Continue onto Front St. then turn left on Front, and then take another left on Battery. The office is on the corner of Sacramento and Battery.
* From the NORTH (Marin County, Golden Gate Bridge)
Take Highway 101 South, across the Golden Gate Bridge. Take the Lombard St. exit, follow Lombard, then turn right on Van Ness Ave. Turn left on Broadway, Continue onto Broadway then turn right on Battery.The office is on the corner of Sacramento and Battery.
From San Francisco International Airport
Transportation from San Francisco International Airport includes: public transit (BART railway, SamTrans bus), rental car, airporter buses, pre-arranged vans, shared-ride vans, taxis, limousines, and charter bus operators.
For more information, please visit San Francisco Travel Association’s website or San Francisco International Airport’s website.
For more information on public transportation
Notice to Visitors to our Consulate office
|All visitors will be requested to bring a photo ID. Please inform the receptionist on the 1st floor that you would like to visit the Consulate General of Japan and ask for directions.|