About Us

Contact Information
Address: 1742 Nuuanu Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96817-3201
TEL: (808) 543-3111
FAX: (808) 543-3170

Office Hours
Monday through Friday: 8:00am to 4:00pm
                                       (Closed for lunch from 12:00pm to 1:00pm)
*Consular service hours are:
                                       Between 8:00am and 11:30am (please arrive by 11:00am) &
                                       Between 1:00pm and 3:30pm (please arrive by 3:00pm)

Located on the corner of Nuuanu Ave. and Kuakini St. 

By Car:   
From Waikiki, take the H1 Freeway to the Vineyard Blvd. exit (Exit #22). Go straight on Vineyard Blvd. and turn right onto Nuuanu Ave.  

From the Airport, take the H1 Freeway to the Pali Hwy/HI-61 exit (Exit #21A), turn right onto Pali Hwy/HI 61S. Go straight on Pali Hwy and turn right onto Vineyard Blvd. Go straight on Vineyard Blvd. and turn right onto Nuuanu Ave.  

By Bus:
From Waikiki: with Diamond Head to your back, take the #2 or #13 bus from any bus stop on Kuhio Ave. Get off at Bethel and S. Hotel St, transfer to #4 bus at Nuuanu Ave. Get off at Nuuanu and Kuakini.

From Ala Moana Shopping Center: take bus #40, 42, 52, 53 or C bus at the Ala Moana Shopping Center. Get off at S. Beretania and Punchbowl, transfer to #4 bus at Punchbowl St. Get off at Nuuanu and Kuakini.


Holidays: Saturdays, Sundays     
Jan. 1 (Mon.)  New Year's Day
Jan. 2 (Tue.)  New Year's Holiday
Jan. 3 (Wed.)  New Year's Holiday
Jan. 15 (Mon.)  Dr.Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Feb. 19 (Mon.)  Presidents' Day
Mar. 26 (Tue.)  Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day
Mar. 29  (Fri.) Good Friday
May 27 (Mon.)  Memorial Day
Jun. 11 (Tue.)  King Kamehameha I Day
Jul. 4 (Thu.)  Independence Day
Aug. 16 (Fri.)  Statehood Day
Sep. 2 (Mon.)  Labor Day
Nov. 5 (Tue.)  General Election Day
Nov. 11 (Mon.) Veteran's Day
Nov. 28 (Thu.)  Thanksgiving Day
Dec. 25 (Wed.) Christmas Day
Dec. 30 (Mon.)  Year-End Holiday(Japanese Holiday)
Dec. 31 (Tue.)  Year-End Holiday(Japanese Holiday)

Emergency Contact
In the case of an emergency, please contact the Consular Section of the Consulate General of Japan in Honolulu.
This emergency hotline is available 24-hours, including weekends and holidays.
(808) 543-3111

Contact Point for Promotion of Foreign Direct Investment in Japan

To promote FDI in Japan, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has established a “Contact Point for Promotion of Foreign Direct Investment in Japan” to support foreign companies intending to invest in Japan.

If you have any inquiries or requests, please contact us as listed below.
Please indicate your name, contact information, relevant industry, and as much detail as possible on your situation.

[Contact Point in Hawaii] (Economic Section)
E-mail: companysupport@hl.mofa.go.jp
TEL: +1-808-543-3111

Inquiries related to consular procedures (passport, visa application, etc.) will not be answered.
Please contact the consular section with the information at the top of the page, during our office hours.

For your information, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) also accepts inquiries about direct investment in Japan.
Please refer to the Invest Japan link below: