Embassy of Russia in Kabul


The Russian Embassy in Afghanistan is a bilateral mission in Kabul and promotes Russian interests in Afghanistan. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Afghanistan. The Russian Embassy in Kabul is headed by Mr Andrey Avetisyan - Ambassador of Russia to Afghanistan.


Russian Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan Dar-ul-Aman Road Ayub Khan Mena, 7th District Kabul Afghanistan


(+93) (20) 250 02 55 (+93) (20) 250 01 77



rusembafg@multinet.af rusconsul@multinet.af




Mr Andrey Avetisyan - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Afghanistan require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Kabul 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 Kabul before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.afghanistan.mid.ru ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+93) (20) 250 02 55 (+93) (20) 250 01 77 or email rusembafg@multinet.af rusconsul@multinet.af

Consulates of Russia in Afghanistan

Next to the embassy in Kabul there could be additional Russian consulates located in Afghanistan.

Please check below for the locations of the Russian consulates in Afghanistan.

Russian Consulates in Afghanistan

Next to the embassy in Kabul, Russia has consulates in the following cities: Mazar e Sharif

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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