Embassy of Italy in San Jose


The Italian Embassy in Costa Rica is a bilateral mission in San Jose and promotes Italian interests in Costa Rica. The embassy of Italy also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Costa Rica. The Italian Embassy in San Jose is headed by Mr Carlo Trizzino - Ambassador of Italy to Costa Rica.


Italian Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica 5a Entrada del Barrio Los Yoses, - AP.Do P. 1729 1000 San Jose Costa Rica


(+506) 2246574 (+506) 2342326


(+506) 2258200


ambitcr@racsa.co.cr uffcomit@mail.powernet.co.cr




Mr Carlo Trizzino - Ambassador

Office Hours:

08:00 - 16:30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Costa Rica require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Italian embassy in San Jose 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 San Jose before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambitcr.com ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+506) 2246574 (+506) 2342326 or email ambitcr@racsa.co.cr uffcomit@mail.powernet.co.cr

Consulates of Italy in Costa Rica

Next to the embassy in San Jose there could be additional Italian consulates located in Costa Rica.

Please check below for the locations of the Italian consulates in Costa Rica.

Italian Consulates in Costa Rica

Next to the embassy in San Jose, Italy has consulates in the following cities: Puerto Limon and Tamarindo

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Italian Embassy in San Jose offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Costa Rica to Italy as wel as for Italian citizens in Costa Rica. 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.