Embassy of Uruguay in San Jose


The Uruguayan Embassy in Costa Rica is a bilateral mission in San Jose and promotes Uruguayan interests in Costa Rica. The embassy of Uruguay also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Costa Rica. The Uruguayan Embassy in San Jose is headed by Mr Jorge Maria Carvalho Santini - Ambassador of Uruguay to Costa Rica.


Uruguayan Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica Calles 35 y 37 avda 14 Apartado Postal 3448- 1000 San Jose Costa Rica


(+506) 253 27 55


(+506) 234 99 09





Mr Jorge Maria Carvalho Santini - Ambassador

Office Hours:

8:00 a 14:00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Costa Rica require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Uruguayan embassy in San Jose you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Uruguay

For all Uruguayan visa related matters contact the embassy in San Jose before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+506) 253 27 55 or email embajrou@sol.racsa.co.cr

Consulates of Uruguay in Costa Rica

Next to the embassy in San Jose there could be additional Uruguayan consulates located in Costa Rica.

Please check below for the locations of the Uruguayan consulates in Costa Rica.

Uruguayan Consulates in Costa Rica

Next to the embassy in San Jose, Uruguay has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Uruguay does not have any consulates located in Costa Rica ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Uruguayan Embassy in San Jose offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Costa Rica to Uruguay as wel as for Uruguayan citizens in Costa Rica. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Uruguayan nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.