Embassy of Germany in Washington


The German Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes German interests in the United States. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The German Embassy in Washington is headed by Dr Peter Ammon - Ambassador of Germany to the United States.


German Embassy in Washington, the United States 2300 M Street, NW, Suite 300 Washington D.C. 20037 United States


(+1) 202 298 40 00


(+1) 202 298 42 61




www.washington.diplo.de www.germany.info


Dr Peter Ammon - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Washington 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 Germany

For all German visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.washington.diplo.de www.germany.info) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202 298 40 00 or email info@washington.diplo.de

Consulates of Germany in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington there could be additional German consulates located in the United States.

Please check below for the locations of the German consulates in the United States.

German Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Germany has consulates in the following cities: Albuquerque, Anchorage, Atlanta, Birmingham, Boston, Buffalo, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Dallas, Denver, Des Moines, Detroit, Fort Myers, Greenville, Honolulu, Houston, Indianapolis, Jackson, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Louisville, Miami, Minneapolis, Nashville, New Haven, New Orleans, New York, Norfolk, Oklahoma City, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Portland, Portland, Salt Lake City, San Antonio, San Diego, San Francisco, Savannah, Seattle, St Jackson, St Louis and Tampa

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the German Embassy in Washington offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from United States to Germany as wel as for German citizens in United States. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, German nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.