Embassy of the United States in Cairo


The US Embassy in Egypt is a bilateral mission in Cairo and promotes US interests in Egypt. The embassy of the United States also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Egypt. The US Embassy in Cairo is headed by Mrs Anne W. Patterson - Ambassador of the United States to Egypt.


American Embassy in Cairo, Egypt 5, Tawfik Diab Street Garden City Cairo Egypt


(+20) (2) 2797-3300


(+20) (2) 2797-3200





Mrs Anne W. Patterson - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Egypt require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the US embassy in Cairo 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 the United States

For all US visa related matters contact the embassy in Cairo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (egypt.usembassy.gov ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+20) (2) 2797-3300 or email

Consulates of the United States in Egypt

Next to the embassy in Cairo there could be additional US consulates located in Egypt.

Please check below for the locations of the US consulates in Egypt.

US Consulates in Egypt

Next to the embassy in Cairo, the United States has consulates in the following cities: Alexandria