Embassy of Russia in Sukhumi


The Russian Embassy in Abkhazia is a bilateral mission in Sukhumi and promotes Russian interests in Abkhazia. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Abkhazia. The Russian Embassy in Sukhumi is headed by Semyon Grigoriev - Ambassador of Russia to Abkhazia.


Russian Embassy in Sukhumi, Abkhazia Akyrtava Street 24 Sukhumi Abkhazia


(+7) 840-226 3693 (+7) 840-226 0491


(+7) 840-226 5693






Semyon Grigoriev - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Abkhazia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Sukhumi 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 Sukhumi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.abkhazia.mid.ru ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+7) 840-226 3693 (+7) 840-226 0491 or email rusembsukhum@mail.ru

Consulates of Russia in Abkhazia

Next to the embassy in Sukhumi there could be additional Russian consulates located in Abkhazia.

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

Russian Consulates in Abkhazia

Next to the embassy in Sukhumi, Russia has consulates in the following cities: Gagra

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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