Embassy of Kuwait in Washington


The Kuwaiti Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Kuwaiti interests in the United States. The embassy of Kuwait also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Kuwaiti Embassy in Washington is headed by Sheik Salem Abdullah Al Jaber Al-Sabah - Ambassador of Kuwait to the United States.


Kuwaiti Embassy in Washington, the United States 2940 Tilden Street, NW Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) 202-966-0702


(+1) 202-966-0517






Sheik Salem Abdullah Al Jaber Al-Sabah - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Kuwaiti visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.kuwaitembassy.us ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-966-0702 or email consulate@kuwaitembassy.us

Consulates of Kuwait in the United States

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

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

Kuwaiti Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Kuwait has consulates in the following cities: Los Angeles

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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