Emergency Contact Information for U.S. Citizens

For life or death emergencies, dial 112 for immediate medical assistance.

In the case of an emergency involving a U.S. citizen in France, you can reach the U.S. Embassy during normal business hours and after hours, seven days a week.

Emergencies include:

Emergency services do not require an appointment.
Note: Paris is 6 hours ahead of Washington, DC (EST)

U.S. Embassy Paris Switchboard: Emergency Contact Number
From French landline or cell phone 01.43.12.22.22 Dial ‘1’ then ‘0’ when you hear the automated greeting.
From U.S. landline phone 011.33.1.43.12.22.22
From U.S. cell phone Hold down the 0 (zero) until + appears,
then dial 33.1.43.12.22.22
Or send an email to Citizeninfo@state.gov
U.S. Consulate General Marseille
During business hours (9:00-5:30) call 01.43.12.47.54 For after-hours emergency assistance, please contact the U.S. Embassy Paris switchboard (see above).
Or send an email to CitizeninfoMarseille@state.gov
U.S. Consulate General Strasbourg
During business hours (9:00-5:30) call 01.43.12.47.11 For after-hours emergency assistance, please contact the U.S. Embassy Paris switchboard (see above).
Or send an email to USAStrasbourg@state.gov

 

Other Important Numbers (same throughout France)
Medical emergencies 112 or 15
Crime victim 17
Fire incident 18

The following services are not considered emergencies and are processed during regular business hours:

Pour l’information générale sur les services offerts aux citoyens américains en France, veuillez consulter les pages internet de l’Ambassade.

Visa Services

For information regarding nonimmigrant and immigrant visas please refer to the visa information page.
Nous vous prions de noter que ces numéros ne doivent PAS être utilisés pour des questions relatives aux visas. Pour  l’information concernant les visas, veuillez consulter notre site internet.