Embassy of South Korea in San Jose


The South Korean Embassy in Costa Rica is a bilateral mission in San Jose and promotes South Korean interests in Costa Rica. The embassy of South Korea also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Costa Rica. The South Korean Embassy in San Jose is headed by Mr Taemyon Kwon - Ambassador of South Korea to Costa Rica.


South Korean Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica 400 metros norte y 200 metros oeste, del Restaurante Ro Urbanizacion Trejos Montealegre San Rafael de Escazo San Jose Costa Rica


(+506) 2220-3160 / 6


(+506) 2220-3168






Mr Taemyon Kwon - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Costa Rica require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South Korean 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 South Korea

For all South Korean visa related matters contact the embassy in San Jose before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (cri.mofat.go.kr ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+506) 2220-3160 / 6 or email koco@mofat.go.kr

Consulates of South Korea in Costa Rica

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

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

South Korean Consulates in Costa Rica

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