An official website of the United States government

Contact Us

Emergency Contacts

American citizens visiting or residing in Sweden should note that the emergency number for the Swedish police, rescue, and fire departments is 112.

In an emergency involving an American citizen in Sweden, you can reach us during normal business hours and after hours, seven days a week, via the main Embassy telephone number: +46  (0) 8 783 5300 (if dialing from the U.S.: 011 46 (0) 8 783 5300). Please note that this number is NOT for visa inquiries.

You can also call Overseas Citizen Services in the U.S.:

From the U.S. and Canada call 1-888-407-4747

From Overseas call +1 202-501-4444

Consular Section

Contact the U.S. Citizen Services Unit through our U.S. Embassy Stockholm ACS Navigator (google.com).

The U.S. Citizen Services is open Monday through Friday between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm, excluding U.S. and Swedish Public Holidays.

To contact a customer service representative for visa-related questions, please visit the GSS Contact Us page for full information or use contact information below:

  • Telephone:
    English and Swedish speaking customer service agents are ready to assist you from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local Sweden time. The call center is closed weekends and Swedish national holidays, as observed by the U.S. posts.  If you’re calling from Sweden, please dial +46(0)844683555. If you’re calling from the United States, please dial Call +17035202566.
  • Email:
    If you prefer to send an email to a visa customer service representative, please email: support-Sweden@ustraveldocs.com. Detailed information regarding visa application procedures is available at www.ustraveldocs.com.
  • To email the US Embassy, please contact us through our NIV Navigator.


Embassy Stockholm

Dag Hammarskjölds Väg 31,
SE-115 89 Stockholm
Phone: 08-783 53 00
Fax: 08-661 19 64