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Emergencies involving the death, arrest, or hospitalization of an American citizen in Korea can be addressed immediately by calling the main Embassy switchboard.
Main Switchboard: 82-2-397-4114
When dialing from outside of Korea, first dial the international access code (011 in the U.S.), then the Korea country code (82), then the area code (2), and finally the Embassy number (397-4114).
International Mailing Address:
US Embassy in Seoul, Korea
188 Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu,
24/7 Telephone Information Line: 82-2-397-4040