Embassy of Israel in San Jose


The Israeli Embassy in Costa Rica is a bilateral mission in San Jose and promotes Israeli interests in Costa Rica. The embassy of Israel also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Costa Rica. The Israeli Embassy in San Jose is headed by Mr Alexander Ben Zvi - Ambassador of Israel to Costa Rica.


Israeli Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica Paseo Colon, Calle 38 avenida 2 Oficento Colon, Piso 11 Apartado Postal 5147 1000 San Jose Costa Rica


(+506) 221-6444 / 6011


(+506) 257-0867






Mr Alexander Ben Zvi - Ambassador

Office Hours:

09:00 - 12:00

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Israeli visa related matters contact the embassy in San Jose before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (sanjose.mfa.gov.il ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+506) 221-6444 / 6011 or email info@sanjose.mfa.gov.il

Consulates of Israel in Costa Rica

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

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

Israeli Consulates in Costa Rica

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Israeli Embassy in San Jose offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Costa Rica to Israel as wel as for Israeli citizens in Costa Rica. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Israeli nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.