Embassy of Italy in Quito


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


Italian Embassy in Quito, Ecuador Calle La Isla 111 y Humberto Albornoz Quito Ecuador


(+593) 2 256 1077 / 4


(+593) 2 250 2818






Mr Paolo Legnaioli - Ambassador

Office Hours:

8:00 - 14:00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Ecuador require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Italian embassy in Quito 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 Quito before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambquito.esteri.it ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+593) 2 256 1077 / 4 or email ambital@ambitalquito.org

Consulates of Italy in Ecuador

Next to the embassy in Quito there could be additional Italian consulates located in Ecuador.

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

Italian Consulates in Ecuador

Next to the embassy in Quito, Italy has consulates in the following cities: Guayaquil

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Italian Embassy in Quito offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Ecuador to Italy as wel as for Italian citizens in Ecuador. 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.