Embassy of Afghanistan in Riyadh


The Afghan Embassy in Saudi Arabia is a bilateral mission in Riyadh and promotes Afghan interests in Saudi Arabia. The embassy of Afghanistan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Saudi Arabia. The Afghan Embassy in Riyadh is headed by Sayed Ahmad Umerkhil - Ambassador of Afghanistan to Saudi Arabia.


Afghan Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia P.O. Box 93337 Riyadh 11673 Saudi Arabia


(+966) (1) 4803 459


(+966) (1) 4803 451





Sayed Ahmad Umerkhil - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Saudi Arabia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Afghan embassy in Riyadh 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 Afghanistan

For all Afghan visa related matters contact the embassy in Riyadh before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+966) (1) 4803 459 or email afgembriyad@hotmail.com

Consulates of Afghanistan in Saudi Arabia

Next to the embassy in Riyadh there could be additional Afghan consulates located in Saudi Arabia.

Please check below for the locations of the Afghan consulates in Saudi Arabia.

Afghan Consulates in Saudi Arabia

Next to the embassy in Riyadh, Afghanistan has consulates in the following cities: Jeddah