Embassy of Cuba in Washington


The Cuban Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Cuban interests in the United States. The embassy of Cuba also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Cuban Embassy in Washington is headed by Mr. Jose Ramon Cabanas - Ambassador of Cuba to the United States.


Embassy of Cuba in Washington, United States - 2630 16th St NW - Washington - DC 20009 - United States


+1 202-797-8518







Mr. Jose Ramon Cabanas - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Fri 09.00-12.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Cuban embassy in Washington 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 Cuba

For all Cuban visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.cubadiplomatica.cu/sicw/) or contact the visa department by telephone +1 202-797-8518 or email recepcion@sicuw.org

Consulates of Cuba in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington there could be additional Cuban consulates located in the United States.

Please check below for the locations of the Cuban consulates in the United States.

Cuban Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Cuba has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Cuba does not have any consulates located in United States ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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