Embassy of Ethiopia in Seoul


The Ethiopian Embassy in South Korea is a bilateral mission in Seoul and promotes Ethiopian interests in South Korea. The embassy of Ethiopia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Korea. The Ethiopian Embassy in Seoul is headed by Mr Abdetta Dibaba - Ambassador of Ethiopia to South Korea.


Ethiopian Embassy in Seoul, Korea (Republic) 258-6, Itaewon-dong Yongsan-gu Seoul Korea (Republic)


(+82) (2) 790-9766


(+82) (2) 790-0156




Mr Abdetta Dibaba - Ambassador

Office Hours:

09.00-12.00 and 14.00-17.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in South Korea require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Ethiopian embassy in Seoul 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 Ethiopia

For all Ethiopian visa related matters contact the embassy in Seoul before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+82) (2) 790-9766 or email

Consulates of Ethiopia in South Korea

Next to the embassy in Seoul there could be additional Ethiopian consulates located in South Korea.

Please check below for the locations of the Ethiopian consulates in South Korea.

Ethiopian Consulates in South Korea

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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