Embassy of North Korea in Addis Ababa


The North Korean Embassy in Ethiopia is a bilateral mission in Addis Ababa and promotes North Korean interests in Ethiopia. The embassy of North Korea also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Ethiopia. The North Korean Embassy in Addis Ababa is headed by Mr Kim Hyok Chol - Ambassador of North Korea to Ethiopia.


North Korean Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Bole Sub City, Kebele-03, H No. 198 P.O. Box 2378 Addis Ababa Ethiopia


(+251) 116 63 74 30


(+251) 116 62 54 17





Mr Kim Hyok Chol - Ambassador

Office Hours:

09:00-12:00 and 14:30-17:30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Ethiopia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the North Korean 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 North Korea

For all North Korean visa related matters contact the embassy in Addis Ababa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+251) 116 63 74 30 or email dprkemba@ethionet.et

Consulates of North Korea in Ethiopia

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

Please check below for the locations of the North Korean consulates in Ethiopia.

North Korean Consulates in Ethiopia

Next to the embassy in Addis Ababa, North Korea has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that North Korea does not have any consulates located in Ethiopia ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the North Korean Embassy in Addis Ababa offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Ethiopia to North Korea as wel as for North Korean citizens in Ethiopia. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, North Korean nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.