Germany Embassy and Consulates in Japan
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Germany may close on the following Japanese and German holidays in 2021/2022:
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 weeks, 4 days|
|St. Stephen's Day||Sunday, December 26||2 weeks, 5 days|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 weeks, 4 days|
|Three King's Day||Thursday, January 06||1 month|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||1 month, 1 week|
|National Foundation Day||Friday, February 11||2 months|
|The Emperor's Birthday||Wednesday, February 23||2 months, 2 weeks|
|Fasching||Thursday, February 24||2 months, 2 weeks|
|International Women's Day||Tuesday, March 08||3 months|
|Vernal Equinox Day||Sunday, March 20||3 months, 1 week|
1. How many German Embassies/Consulates are there in Japan?
Germany currently maintains 7 diplomatic representative offices in Japan including Tokyo, Fukuoka, Okinawa, Sapporo, Sendai, Toyohashi and Osaka.
2 - Do Japanese citizens need a visa for Germany?
Citizens of Japan (holders of regular passports) can travel to Germany for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a German visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of German embassies in Japan?
The German representative offices in Japan will be closed in observance of the following Japanese and German holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Day (DE) Sat, Dec 25, 2021 (2 weeks, 3 days)
Time in Germany vs Japan
Berlin, Germany time is 8:00 hours behind Tokyo, Japan
Cities in Japan