Embassy of China in Washington


The Chinese Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Chinese interests in the United States. The embassy of China also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Chinese Embassy in Washington is headed by Yesui Zhang - Ambassador of China to the United States.


Chinese Embassy in Washington, the United States 3505 International Place, NW Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) 202-495-2266


(+1) 202-495-2138




www.china-embassy.org us.china-embassy.org


Yesui Zhang - Ambassador

Office Hours:


Embassy Appointments

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

For all Chinese visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.china-embassy.org us.china-embassy.org) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-495-2266 or email chinaembpress_us@mfa.gov.cn

Consulates of China in the United States

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

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

Chinese Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, China has consulates in the following cities: Chicago, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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