Embassy of Afghanistan in Washington


The Afghan Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Afghan interests in the United States. The embassy of Afghanistan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Afghan Embassy in Washington is headed by Mr Eklil Ahmad Hakimi - Ambassador of Afghanistan to the United States.


Afghan Embassy in Washington, the United States 2341 Wyoming Avenue, N.W. Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) (202) 483-6410 / 4


(+1) (202) 483-6488






Mr Eklil Ahmad Hakimi - Ambassador

Office Hours:

9 am to 12 pm and 13 pm to 5 pm

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Afghan 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 Afghanistan

For all Afghan visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.embassyofafghanistan.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) (202) 483-6410 / 4 or email info@embassyofafghanistan.org

Consulates of Afghanistan in the United States

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

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

Afghan Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Afghanistan has consulates in the following cities: Los Angeles and New York