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Embassy Telephone Outage (October 8, 2022)
October 7, 2022

Embassy Telephone Outage – Saturday, October 8, 2022, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

There will be a scheduled telephone outage at U.S. Embassy Seoul on Saturday, October 8, 2022, from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.  To contact the embassy about an emergency involving a U.S. citizen during this timeframe, please send an email to SeoulInfoACS@state.gov with a short description of the emergency and your contact information.   If a U.S. citizen is in imminent danger, please contact local emergency services at +112. 

For non-emergency assistance, please visit our website at https://kr.usembassy.gov/services/ for information on COVID-19 travel regulations, U.S. passports, legal and medical assistance, notarial services, and other local resources.   

U.S. Embassy Seoul
Consular Section/American Citizen Services
188 Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu,
Seoul, Korea 03141

+82 2 397 4114 

After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is +82 2 397 4114.
If you have access to DSN, please call 721 4114.

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 

South Korea Country Information
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