Embassy of Russia in Praia


The Russian Embassy in Cape Verde is a bilateral mission in Praia and promotes Russian interests in Cape Verde. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Cape Verde. The Russian Embassy in Praia is headed by Mr Alexander Romanovich Karpushin - Ambassador of Russia to Cape Verde.


Russian Embassy in Praia, Cape Verde C.P. 31, Achada de Santo Antonio Praia Cape Verde


(+238) 262-27-38 / 39 / 40


(+238) 262-27-38






Mr Alexander Romanovich Karpushin - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Cape Verde require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Praia 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 Praia before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.embrus.narod.ru ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+238) 262-27-38 / 39 / 40 or email embrus@cvtelecom.cv

Consulates of Russia in Cape Verde

Next to the embassy in Praia there could be additional Russian consulates located in Cape Verde.

Please check below for the locations of the Russian consulates in Cape Verde.

Russian Consulates in Cape Verde

Next to the embassy in Praia, 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 Cape Verde ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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