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Consulate of the United States in Shanghai

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US Diplomatic mission in China. 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 Shanghai is not the only diplomatic representation of the United States in China. On this page you can also find all other US consulates located in China.


American Consulate General in Shanghai, China 1469 Huai Hai Zhong Lu 200031 Shanghai China


(+86) 21 6279 7662


(+86) 21 6279 7603





Mr Robert Griffiths - Consul General

Office Hours:

Consulate Appointment

For an appointment at the US consulate in China, please check in first instance the consulate website shanghai.usembassy-china.org.cn .

In the case that you are not able to arrange an appointment through the website you can contact the consulate in Shanghai by telephone (+86) 21 6279 7662 or email

Visa and Passports

The consulate of the United States in Shanghai can inform you about the scope of services they offer.

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

Travel Insurance for China

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

Opening Hours

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

US Consulates in China

The US Consulate in Shanghai is not the only US consular office in the region. For your convenience we also listed below all other consulates of the United States located in China. Keep in mind that a consulate can have more or less or different consular services. A US consulate can be found in the city of: Chengdu, Guangzhou, Shanghai and Shenyang

Search your Hotel close to the US Consulate in Shanghai

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