The Japanese Embassy in Costa Ricais a bilateral mission in San Jose and promotes Japanese interests in Costa Rica. The
embassy of Japan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Costa Rica.
The Japanese Embassy in San Jose is headed by Mr Yoshihiko Sumi - Ambassador of Japan to Costa Rica.
Japanese Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica
Oficentro Ejecutivo, La Sabana, Edificio 7, Piso 3
detros de la Contraloroa Sabana Sur
Apartado postal: 501
1000 San Jose
Mr Yoshihiko Sumi - Ambassador
Please note: Embassy opening hours can vary.
Always contact the Embassy before a visit.
Embassy Hours: 08.00-12.00 and 13.30-17.00
Do you really need the Japanese Embassy? - Many Japanese consulates provide the same services
that you would get at an embassy. If the embassy in San Jose is located far away it is worth while to find out if your nearest Japanese consulate
in Costa Rica can provide you with the service you need, We have listed all these consulates for your convenience:
(if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Japan does not have any consulates located in Costa Rica ).
Visa for Japan - For all Japanese visa related matters and to check if you need a visa to travel to Japan
you can contact the embassy in San Jose before you travel. Information on how to apply for a Japanese visa is available at the
visa section of the embassy in San Jose. Check the embassy website (www.cr.emb-japan.go.jp
) or contact the visa department by
telephone (+506) 296-1650
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Appointment at the Japanese Embassy in Costa Rica - Many
embassies in Costa Rica require that you first make an appointment before you visit. In most cases you can make an appointment through
the embassy website. On the official website of the Japanese embassy in San Jose you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.
Search your Hotel close to the Japanese Embassy in San Jose -
If you have to travel from far away to San Jose or need to return to the embassy the next or one of the following days it might be wise to stay overnight at a hotel or guesthouse.
Check out our
handy hotel search box to explore your options for accommodation in San Jose.
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