Embassy of Russia in Riga


The Russian Embassy in Latvia is a bilateral mission in Riga and promotes Russian interests in Latvia. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Latvia. The Russian Embassy in Riga is headed by Mr Alexander Veshnyakov - Ambassador of Russia to Latvia.


Russian Embassy in Riga, Latvia Antonijas iela 2 1010 Riga Latvia


(+371) 673 321 51 (+371) 672 206 93


(+371) 678 302 09






Mr Alexander Veshnyakov - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Latvia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Riga 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 Russia

For all Russian visa related matters contact the embassy in Riga before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.latvia.mid.ru ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+371) 673 321 51 (+371) 672 206 93 or email rusembas@ml.lv

Consulates of Russia in Latvia

Next to the embassy in Riga there could be additional Russian consulates located in Latvia.

Please check below for the locations of the Russian consulates in Latvia.

Russian Consulates in Latvia

Next to the embassy in Riga, Russia has consulates in the following cities: Daugavpils and Liepaja

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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