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Consulate of France in Niigata

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French Diplomatic mission in Japan. On this page you will find info on specific details such as consulate contact information, web presence, consular office hours and directions to the consulate. The consulate in Niigata is not the only diplomatic representation of France in Japan. On this page you can also find all other French consulates located in Japan.


French Consulate in Niigata, Japan c/o Kayaba Co. Ltd. 4-1-27 Yamakido Niigata-shi 950-0871 Japan


(+81) (25) 370-1577


(+81) (25) 370-1573




Mr Kazuaki Kayaba - Consul

Office Hours:

Consulate Appointment

For an appointment at the French consulate in Japan, please check in first instance the consulate website .

In the case that you are not able to arrange an appointment through the website you can contact the consulate in Niigata by telephone (+81) (25) 370-1577 or email

Visa and Passports

The consulate of France in Niigata can inform you about the scope of services they offer.

Always contact the French consulate before a visit since not every consulate in Japan offers visa and/or passport services.

Travel Insurance for Japan

A valid travel insurance is very important when you visit Japan. Check for details on our Travel page

Opening Hours

Please note: Consulate opening hours can vary. Always contact the Consulate before a visit.

French Consulates in Japan

The French Consulate in Niigata is not the only French consular office in the region. For your convenience we also listed below all other consulates of France located in Japan. A French consulate can be found in the city of: Fukuoka, Hiroshima, Kyoto, Nagasaki, Nagoya, Niigata, Nishihara, Sapporo and Sendai

Keep in mind that a consulate can have more or less or different consular services.

Search your Hotel close to the French Consulate in Niigata

When you need to find a place to stay close to the French consulate we provide a handy hotel search box for accommodation in a hotel or guesthouse in Niigata, Japan.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Consulate of France in Niigata could have adjusted its services due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Contact the consulate before visiting.