Embassy of India in Nairobi


The Indian Embassy in Kenya is a bilateral mission in Nairobi and promotes Indian interests in Kenya. The embassy of India also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Kenya. The Indian Embassy in Nairobi is headed by Mr Sibabrata Tripathi, High Commissioner of India to Kenya.


Indian High Commission in Nairobi, Kenya Jeevan Bharati Building Harambee Avenue P.O. Box 30074 00100 Nairobi Kenya


(+254) 20 222 2566 (+254) 20 222 5104


(+254) 20 316 242 or






Mr Sibabrata Tripathi, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Kenya require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Indian embassy in Nairobi 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 Nairobi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.hcinairobi.co.ke ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+254) 20 222 2566 (+254) 20 222 5104 or email hcindia@kenyaweb.com

Consulates of India in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi there could be additional Indian consulates located in Kenya.

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

Indian Consulates in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi, India has consulates in the following cities: Mombasa

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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