Embassy of China in San Jose


The Chinese Embassy in Costa Rica is a bilateral mission in San Jose and promotes Chinese interests in Costa Rica. The embassy of China also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Costa Rica. The Chinese Embassy in San Jose is headed by Song Yanbing - Ambassador of China to Costa Rica.


Chinese Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica De la casa de D. Oscar Arias 100 metros al sur y 50 metros al oeste Rohrmoser, Pavas San Jose 1518-1200 Costa Rica


(+506) 2291 4811


(+506) 2291 4820





Song Yanbing - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Costa Rica require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Chinese embassy in San Jose 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 China

For all Chinese visa related matters contact the embassy in San Jose before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (cr.chineseembassy.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+506) 2291 4811 or email

Consulates of China in Costa Rica

Next to the embassy in San Jose there could be additional Chinese consulates located in Costa Rica.

Please check below for the locations of the Chinese consulates in Costa Rica.

Chinese Consulates in Costa Rica

Next to the embassy in San Jose, China has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that China does not have any consulates located in Costa Rica ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Chinese Embassy in San Jose offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Costa Rica to China as wel as for Chinese citizens in Costa Rica. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Chinese nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.