Emergency assistance: weekdays after business hours, weekends and U.S and French holidays
For a death, serious accident, or life-threatening health issue of a U.S. citizen in France, or about a missing person or child:
- Telephone 01 43 12 22 22 [then dial 0 (zero) when you hear the automated greeting]
- From the United States, telephone 011 33 1 43 12 22 22 [then 0 (zero)]
Note: the time difference between Washington D.C., and Paris, France is + 6 hours (9:00 a.m. EDT is 3:00 p.m. in Paris)
Emergency assistance: during normal business hours, Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., excluding U.S and French holidays:
- Call the above numbers weekdays during business hours for emergency assistance, or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. In order to maintain telephone lines available for emergencies only, the preferred way to contact us is via email, average response time, 24 hours.