Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy or Consulate observes both U.S. and Austrian holidays and will be closed on those dates. The call center is closed weekends and Austrian national holidays, as observed by the U.S. posts.

U.S. Embassy or Consulate Dates of Closure

The Embassy’s holiday schedule is available at the Embassy’s homepage.

Dates of Closure
Date Day Holiday Country
December 25, 2018 Tuesday Christmas Day Austria / U.S.
December 26, 2018 Wednesday St. Stephen's Day Austria
January 1, 2019 Tuesday New Year's Day Austria / U.S.
January 21, 2019 Monday Martin Luther King Day U.S.
February 18, 2019 Monday Washington’s Birthday U.S.
April 22, 2019 Monday Easter Monday Austria
May 1, 2019 Wednesday Labor Day Austria
May 27, 2019 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
May 30, 2019 Thursday Ascension Day Austria
June 10, 2019 Monday Whit Monday Austria
June 20, 2019 Thursday Corpus Christi Austria
July 4, 2019 Thursday Independence Day U.S.
August 15, 2019 Thursday Assumption Day Austria
September 2, 2019 Monday Labor Day U.S.
October 14, 2019 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
November 1, 2019 Friday All Saints' Day Austria
November 11, 2019 Monday Veterans Day U.S.
November 28, 2019 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 25, 2019 Wednesday Christmas Day Austria / U.S.
December 26, 2019 Thursday St. Stephen's Day Austria