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Emergency Contact

If you are a U.S. citizen experiencing an emergency, please call:

From the U.S.: 011 47 2130 8540
In Norway: 2130 8540


An Embassy duty officer will be on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week to handle emergencies.

Please note that this number is not for visa inquiries.

Emergencies services for U.S. citizens include:

Emergency passports

Lost/stolen passports

Victims of crime

Establishing contact with family due to need for financial assistance

Death of American Citizen

Contact information for doctors in Norway

For more information on what the Department of State can and can't do in a crisis please see the Department of State Travel site.

For non-emergency issues please send us an e-mail at or call us at 2130 8787 during regular phone hours.  Please note that an appointment is required for all routine consular services.

Contact Phone numbers

  • Emergencies involving U.S. citizen, please call: 2130 8540
    Regular phone hours for U.S. Citizens (Mon-Thur 15.00-16.00) 2130 8787

    (American Citizen Services phone hours are not available on Thursday September 3, 2015)

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