Embassy of China in Asmara


The Chinese Embassy in Eritrea is a bilateral mission in Asmara and promotes Chinese interests in Eritrea. The embassy of China also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Eritrea. The Chinese Embassy in Asmara is headed by Li Liansheng - Ambassador of China to Eritrea.


Chinese Embassy in Asmara, Eritrea 16 Abo Street Zone 3, Administration 02 P.O. Box 204 Asmara Eritrea


(+291) 1-185 271


(+291) 1-189 361






Li Liansheng - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Eritrea require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Chinese embassy in Asmara 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 Asmara before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (er.china-embassy.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+291) 1-185 271 or email chinaemb_er@mfa.gov.cn

Consulates of China in Eritrea

Next to the embassy in Asmara there could be additional Chinese consulates located in Eritrea.

Please check below for the locations of the Chinese consulates in Eritrea.

Chinese Consulates in Eritrea

Next to the embassy in Asmara, 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 Eritrea ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Chinese Embassy in Asmara offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Eritrea to China as wel as for Chinese citizens in Eritrea. 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.