In the event of a true life-or-death emergency, such as an arrest, death, or victims of a crime, U.S. citizens may call +966(12)667-0080 ext4180 during business hours. This number is not to be used for visa inquiries, appointment requests, or other non-emergency matters. Please use the appropriate email address for all other inquiries.
After business hours, U.S. citizens in the Jeddah consular district with true emergencies should contact +966(12)667-0080 and your call will be directed to the Duty Officer.
The Office of Overseas Citizens Services (OCS) at the Department of State in Washington, D.C., is the point of contact for family members in the United States who are concerned about a U.S. citizen family member abroad. You can reach OCS 24 hours a day by calling 1-888-407-4747 or1-202-501-4444.
In an emergency dial 999 for the Saudi police, 998 for Fire/Rescue, and 997 for ambulance service.