Embassy of Ethiopia in Washington


The Ethiopian Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Ethiopian interests in the United States. The embassy of Ethiopia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Ethiopian Embassy in Washington is headed by Girma Birru Geda - Ambassador of Ethiopia to the United States.


Ethiopian Embassy in Washington, the United States 3506 International Drive, NW. Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) (202) 364-1200


(+1) (202) 587-0195






Girma Birru Geda - Ambassador

Office Hours:


Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Ethiopian 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 Ethiopia

For all Ethiopian visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ethiopianembassy.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) (202) 364-1200 or email ethiopia@ethiopianembassy.org

Consulates of Ethiopia in the United States

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

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

Ethiopian Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Ethiopia has consulates in the following cities: Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York and Seattle

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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