Embassy of Colombia in San Jose


The Colombian Embassy in Costa Rica is a bilateral mission in San Jose and promotes Colombian interests in Costa Rica. The embassy of Colombia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Costa Rica. The Colombian Embassy in San Jose is headed by Mr Julio Anobal Riaoo Velandi - Ambassador of Colombia to Costa Rica.


Colombian Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica Barrio Dent, de Taco Bell San Pedro 175 mts. oeste casa a mano derecha color naranja San Jose Costa Rica


(+506) 283-6871 / 6861


(+506) 283-6818


esanjose@minrelext.gov.co emcosric@sol.racsa.co.cr



Mr Julio Anobal Riaoo Velandi - Ambassador

Office Hours:

07:30 - 12:30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Costa Rica require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Colombian embassy in San Jose 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 San Jose before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+506) 283-6871 / 6861 or email esanjose@minrelext.gov.co emcosric@sol.racsa.co.cr

Consulates of Colombia in Costa Rica

Next to the embassy in San Jose there could be additional Colombian consulates located in Costa Rica.

Please check below for the locations of the Colombian consulates in Costa Rica.

Colombian Consulates in Costa Rica

Next to the embassy in San Jose, Colombia has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Colombia does not have any consulates located in Costa Rica ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Colombian Embassy in San Jose offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Costa Rica to Colombia as wel as for Colombian citizens in Costa Rica. 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.