US Embassy Guangzhou, China

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The US Embassy is located in Beijing. It has five consulates general, which are located in Chengdu, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Shenyang and Wuhan.

The U.S. Consulate General in Guangzhou

Guangzhou is located in Guangdong province. It is one of China's five National Central Cities in China, and a major national transportation hub and trading port.

Guangzhou is the third-largest city in China and Southern China's largest city with population 10,334,500 in 2009.

Location of the U.S. Consulate General in Guangzhou:

Guangzhou Consular Section, including the American Citizens Services Unit, is located on the 5th Floor, Tianyu Garden (II phase), 136-146 Lin He Zhong Lu, Tianhe District.

Contact Information:

  • Mailing Address: Number 1 South Shamian Street, Shamian Island , Guangzhou 510133
  • Email:
  • Phone: (86)(20) 8518-7605
  • After-hours U.S. citizen emergencies: (86)(20) 8518-7605

Consular District Includes:

  • Guangdong
  • Guangxi
  • Hainan
  • Fujian

Operation Hours:

The Consulate is open from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. It is closed on the following American and Chinese holidays:

2011 Holiday Schedule





January 3 Monday New Year's Day US & China
January 17 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday US
February 2 - 6  Wednesday - Sunday Chinese (Lunar) New Year China
February 21 Monday President's Day US
April 5 Tuesday Tomb Sweeping Day China
May 1 - 2 Sunday - Monday International Labor Day China
May 30 Monday Memorial Day US
June 6 Monday Dragon Boat Festival China
July 4 Monday Independence Day US
September 5 Monday Labor Day US
September 12 Monday Mid-Autumn Festival China

October 1 - 5

Saturday - Wednesday

Chinese National Day

October 10 Monday Columbus Day US
November 11 Friday Veterans' Day US
November 24 Thursday Thanksgiving Day US
December 26 Monday Christmas Day US

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