Embassy of Italy in Kabul


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


Italian Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan Great Massoud Road Kabul Afghanistan


(+93) 20 21 03 144 (+93) 20 21 03 844







Mr Claudio Glaentzer - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Afghanistan require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Italian 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 Italy

For all Italian visa related matters contact the embassy in Kabul before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambkabul.esteri.it ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+93) 20 21 03 144 (+93) 20 21 03 844 or email ambasciata.kabul@esteri.it

Consulates of Italy in Afghanistan

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

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

Italian Consulates in Afghanistan

Next to the embassy in Kabul, Italy has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Italy does not have any consulates located in Afghanistan ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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