Embassy of India in Kabul


The Indian Embassy in Afghanistan is a bilateral mission in Kabul and promotes Indian interests in Afghanistan. The embassy of India also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Afghanistan. The Indian Embassy in Kabul is headed by Mr Gautam Mukhopadhaya - Ambassador of India to Afghanistan.


Indian Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan Malalai Watt, Shahre-Nau Kabul Afghanistan


(+873) 763 095 560


(+873) 763 095 561


couns.pa@indembassy-kabul.com embassy@indembassy-kabul.com




Mr Gautam Mukhopadhaya - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Afghanistan require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Indian embassy in Kabul 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 India

For all Indian visa related matters contact the embassy in Kabul before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (meakabul.nic.in ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+873) 763 095 560 or email couns.pa@indembassy-kabul.com embassy@indembassy-kabul.com

Consulates of India in Afghanistan

Next to the embassy in Kabul there could be additional Indian consulates located in Afghanistan.

Please check below for the locations of the Indian consulates in Afghanistan.

Indian Consulates in Afghanistan

Next to the embassy in Kabul, India has consulates in the following cities: Herat, Jalalabad, Mazar e Sharif and Qandahar

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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