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Consulate of South Korea in Chicago

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The South Korean Consulate is a diplomatic mission in Chicago and is appointed by the Embassy of South Korea in Washington. Below you will find the contact details of the consulate as well as the name of the South Korean consul serving in Chicago.

Contact details of the South Korean Consulate in Chicago - the United States


South Korean Consulate General in Chicago, United States - NBC Tower Suite 2700 - 455 North City - front Plaza Drive - Chicago, Illinois 60611 - United States

Telephone Number:

(+1) 312-822-9485

Fax Number:

(+1) 312-822-9849




Jong-Kook Lee - Honorary Consul

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday: 09.30-16.30


The South Korean Consulate in Chicago

is a lower level diplomatic representative office appointed by the Embassy of South Korea in the United States and is lead by Jong-Kook Lee - Honorary Consul of South Korea to the United States.

Type of Consulate

Some South Korean consulates in the United States are honorary consulates and do not handle visa or passport matters.

Inquire the consulate in Chicago directly or visit the official website of the consulate

Consular Appointment

Before you visit the South Korean consulate in Chicago, make sure that you first check if you need an appointment.

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Important notices related to consular matters

- For South Korean visa applications, passports for South Korea and other consulate matters related to South Korea please contact the consulate in Chicago directly by telephone (+1) 312-822-9485 or email

- In the United States you will find consulates of South Korea in Anchorage, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Honolulu, Houston, Los Angeles, New Orleans, New York, Philadelphia, Portland, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, Seattle, St Louis and Tucson.

- Many other countries such as Slovenia, Taiwan, Japan, Bahamas, San Marino, China, Liechtenstein, Mexico, Iceland, Comoros and more hold appointed consular departments in Chicago.