Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy or Consulate observes both U.S. and Hungarian holidays and will be closed on those dates. The visa application services call center also observes U.S. and Hungarian holidays and will also be closed on those dates.

U.S. Embassy or Consulate Dates of Closure

During the year 2021, the U.S. Embassy or Consulate will be closed on the dates shown below.

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2021
Date Day Holiday Country
January 1 Friday New Year’s Day American/Hungarian
January 18 Monday Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. American
February 15 Monday Washington’s Birthday American
March 15 Monday Revolution Day Hungarian
April 2 Friday Good Friday Hungarian
April 4 Sunday Easter Sunday Hungarian
April 5 Monday Easter Monday Hungarian
May 3 Monday Labor Day (May 1 - Observed) Hungarian
May 23 Sunday Whit Sunday Hungarian
May 24 Monday Whit Monday Hungarian
May 31 Monday Memorial Day American
July 5 Monday Independence Day (July 4 - Observed) American
August 20 Friday National Day Hungarian
September 6 Monday Labor Day American
October 11 Monday Columbus Day American
October 25 Monday Republic Day (October 23 - Observed) Hungarian
November 1 Monday All Saints Day Hungarian
November 11 Thursday Veterans Day American
November 25 Thursday Thanksgiving Day American
December 24 Friday Christmas Day (Observed) American
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day American/Hungarian
December 26 Sunday 2nd Day of Christmas Hungarian
December 27 Monday 2nd Day of Christmas (Observed) Hungarian
December 31 Friday New Year's Day (Observed) American