Embassy of Russia in Addis Ababa


The Russian Embassy in Ethiopia is a bilateral mission in Addis Ababa and promotes Russian interests in Ethiopia. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Ethiopia. The Russian Embassy in Addis Ababa is headed by Mr Valery I. Utkin - Ambassador of Russia to Ethiopia.


Russian Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Yeka Kifle-Ketema, Kebele 08 Comoros Street P.O. Box 1500 Addis Ababa Ethiopia


(+251) 116 61 20 60 (+251) 116 61 18 28


(+251) 116 61 37 95






Mr Valery I. Utkin - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Ethiopia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Addis Ababa 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 Addis Ababa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ethiopia.mid.ru ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+251) 116 61 20 60 (+251) 116 61 18 28 or email russemb@ethionet.et

Consulates of Russia in Ethiopia

Next to the embassy in Addis Ababa there could be additional Russian consulates located in Ethiopia.

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

Russian Consulates in Ethiopia

Next to the embassy in Addis Ababa, 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 Ethiopia ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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