Embassy of South Korea in Washington


The South Korean Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes South Korean interests in the United States. The embassy of South Korea also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The South Korean Embassy in Washington is headed by Mr Duck Soo Han - Ambassador of South Korea to the United States.


South Korean Embassy in Washington, the United States 2450 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) 202-939-5600


(+1) 202-387-0250





Mr Duck Soo Han - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South Korean 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 South Korea

For all South Korean visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.koreaembassyusa.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-939-5600 or email

Consulates of South Korea in the United States

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

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

South Korean Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, South Korea has consulates in the following cities: Atlanta and New York