Embassy of India in Washington


The Indian Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Indian interests in the United States. The embassy of India also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Indian Embassy in Washington is headed by Mrs Nirupama Rao - Ambassador of India to the United States.


Indian Embassy in Washington, the United States 2107 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) 202-939-7000


(+1) 202-265-4351





Mrs Nirupama Rao - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Indian visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.indianembassy.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-939-7000 or email

Consulates of India in the United States

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

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

Indian Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, India has consulates in the following cities: Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, New York and San Francisco

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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