Embassy of Russia in San Jose


The Russian Embassy in Costa Rica is a bilateral mission in San Jose and promotes Russian interests in Costa Rica. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Costa Rica. The Russian Embassy in San Jose is headed by Valery Dmitrievich Nikoloyenko - Ambassador of Russia to Costa Rica.


Russian Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica Barrio Escalante 100 norte y 150 este de la Iglesia Santa Teresita Apartado 6340 1000 San Jose Costa Rica


(+506) 256-9181 (+506) 221-1639


(+506) 221-2054





Valery Dmitrievich Nikoloyenko - Ambassador

Office Hours:

08:30 - 13:00

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Russian 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) 256-9181 (+506) 221-1639 or email emrusa@sol.racsa.co.cr

Consulates of Russia in Costa Rica

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

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

Russian Consulates in Costa Rica

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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