Emergency Contact Information for U.S. Citizens

U.S. Citizen Services at the Embassy is open Monday through Friday between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm, excluding U.S. and U.K. public holidays.

In an emergency involving a U.S. citizen in England or Wales, you can reach us during normal business hours and after hours, seven days a week, via the main Embassy telephone number: (0)20-7499-9000 (if dialing from the U.S.: 011-44-20-7499-9000). Please note that this number is NOT for visa inquiries.

In the case of a U.S. citizen in Northern Ireland, please contact the Consulate General in Belfast for assistance and in the case of a U.S. citizen in Scotland, the Consulate General in Edinburgh.