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United States Embassy and Consulates in Afghanistan

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United States Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan

United States Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan
U.S. Embassy Kabul Kabul, Afghanistan
Phone: +93 700 10 8000 Working hours: Close now (Open in 5 hours 18 minutes)

Holidays to be Observed in 2021

The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Afghan and U.S. holidays in 2021/2022:

Holiday Date Counting down
Christmas Eve Friday, December 24 2 weeks, 3 days
Christmas Day Saturday, December 25 2 weeks, 4 days
New Year's Eve Friday, December 31 3 weeks, 3 days
New Year's Day Saturday, January 01 3 weeks, 4 days
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Thursday, January 20 1 month, 2 weeks
Liberation Day Tuesday, February 15 2 months, 1 week
President's Day Thursday, February 17 2 months, 1 week
Presidential Inauguration Wednesday, March 09 3 months
Nowrooz Sunday, March 20 3 months, 1 week
Nowrooz Holiday Monday, March 21 3 months, 2 weeks
Ramadan Sunday, April 24 4 months, 2 weeks
Mujahideen Victory Day Thursday, April 28 4 months, 3 weeks

Frequently asked questions, answered

1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in Afghanistan?

United States currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Afghanistan including and Kabul.

2 - Do Afghan citizens need a visa for United States?

Afghan citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into United States. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of United States in Afghanistan for further instructions.

3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in Afghanistan?

The U.S. representative offices in Afghanistan will be closed in observance of the following Afghan and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:

  • Christmas Eve (US) Fri, Dec 24, 2021 (2 weeks, 3 days)

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Time in United States vs Afghanistan

Washington D.C., United States time is 12:30 hours behind Kabul, Afghanistan

Kabul, Afghanistan 04:12AMMonday, December 06, 2021
Washington D.C., United States 16:42PMSunday, December 05, 2021