Embassy of Russia in Washington


The Russian Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Russian interests in the United States. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Russian Embassy in Washington is headed by Mr Sergey Ivanovich Kislyak - Ambassador of Russia to the United States.


Russian Embassy in Washington, the United States 2650 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Washington D.C. 20007 United States


(+1) 202-298-5700


(+1) 202-298-5735





Mr Sergey Ivanovich Kislyak - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Russian visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.russianembassy.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-298-5700 or email

Consulates of Russia in the United States

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

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

Russian Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Russia has consulates in the following cities: Anchorage, Denver, Honolulu, Houston, Minneapolis, New York, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, Seattle and Tampa

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Russian Embassy in Washington offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from United States to Russia as wel as for Russian citizens in United States. 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.