Embassy of Russia in Asmara


The Russian Embassy in Eritrea is a bilateral mission in Asmara and promotes Russian interests in Eritrea. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Eritrea. The Russian Embassy in Asmara is headed by Mr Igor Nikolaevich Chubarov - Ambassador of Russia to Eritrea.


Russian Embassy in Asmara, Eritrea Zobel Street 21 P. O. Box 5667 Asmara Eritrea


(+291) (1) 127-172


(+291) (1) 127-164






Mr Igor Nikolaevich Chubarov - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Eritrea require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Asmara 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 Asmara before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.eritrea.mid.ru ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+291) (1) 127-172 or email asmear@yandex.ru

Consulates of Russia in Eritrea

Next to the embassy in Asmara there could be additional Russian consulates located in Eritrea.

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

Russian Consulates in Eritrea

Next to the embassy in Asmara, 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 Eritrea ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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