U.S. Embassy in Beijing, China


U.S. Embassy in Beijing serves the following provinces: Beijing, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Gansu, Inner Mongolia, Jiangxi, Ningxia, Qinghai, Shandong, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Xinjiang.

As U.S. embassy in Beijing serves only non-immigrant visas, immigrant visa applicants should apply at U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou.

No. 55 An Jia Lou Road,
Beijing 100600

In addition to the above main location, visa interview may also take place in Ritan Branch at
No. 2 Xiushui Dongjie,
Beijing 100600

Please check your appointment letter to confirm the location of your visa interview.

Area Details
U.S. Embassy in Beijing is located in Liangmaqiao diplomatic area in Chaoyang District. It is surrounded by An Jia Lou South on South, Tian Ze Road on East, Liangmaqiao Bei Xiao Jie on North and Dong Fang East Road on West.

South of the U.S. Embassy are the Embassies of South Korea, Republic of India, Brunei Darussalam, Malaysia and Israel.

Is located near Laitai Flower Market, opposite the Kempinski Hotel and Lufthansa Shopping Center.

Getting There
The near subway location is the Liangmaqiao stop on line #10.

U.S. citizens and visa applicants should use the Embassy's east gate to enter the Consular Section, which is located at the Tian Ze Road Intersection of An Jia Lou Road, close to Ladies' Street (Nuren Jie).

Contact Information
Phone: +86-10-8531-3000
Fax: +86-10-8531-4200

Website: https://china.usembassy-china.org.cn/embassy-consulates/beijing/
Working hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, by appointment only

Expedited appointment requests: [email protected]

Emergency Contact
U.S. citizens in China that have an after-hours emergency can call +86-10-8531-4000.

At the Embassy
On the east gate, there are three sections with the right most for the non-immigrant visa applicants, middle one for American Citizen Services and the left most for immigrant visa applicants.

Once inside, you will get the appointment verified first. After that, you will go through the security check. After that, you will cross the bridge and enter the main building area. Waiting area for submitting application materials is near windows 15 to 23. You will submit applications at windows 12 to 23. On the left of that is the fingerprinting waiting area, opposite windows 10 to 11 for fingerprinting. On the left of that is the interview waiting area, opposite windows 1 to 9 for interviewing.

American Citizens Services
List of American citizen services

Phone: +86-10-8531-4000
Fax: +86-10-8531-3300
Email: [email protected]
Work Hours: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Monday, Tuesday, Friday except public holidays. On Wednesday and Thursday, only morning hours.

ACS is on the second floor of the Consular Building.

U.S. Citizen Hour
If you are a U.S. citizen and have any questions regarding non-immigrant visa inquiries or process (of course for someone else), you can be present at the U.S. Embassy's east gate (consular section) between 4.00 PM to 4.15 PM with your U.S. passport and you can meet with Non-Immigrant Visa Unit staff on the same day between 4.00 PM to 5.00 PM.

Such meeting sessions are meant for informational purposes only and not for submitting a visa application or to re-adjudicate a prior visa refusal.

Alternatively, you can submit case-specific inquiries via email to [email protected].

Non-Immigrant Visas
For non-immigrant visa inquiries and appointment, contact The Visa Information Call Center.