Embassy of Colombia in Washington


The Colombian Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Colombian interests in the United States. The embassy of Colombia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Colombian Embassy in Washington is headed by Gabriel Silvia Lujan - Ambassador of Colombia to the United States.


Colombian Embassy in Washington, the United States 2118 Leroy Place, NW Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) 202-387-8338 to 40


(+1) 202-232-8643


doeawashington@cancilleria.gov.co embassyofcolombia@colombiaemb.org




Gabriel Silvia Lujan - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Colombian visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.colombiaemb.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-387-8338 to 40 or email doeawashington@cancilleria.gov.co embassyofcolombia@colombiaemb.org

Consulates of Colombia in the United States

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

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

Colombian Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Colombia has consulates in the following cities: Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Newark, Orlando and San Francisco

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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