Embassy of United States in Asmara

If you are living or residing in Asmara and planning a trip to United States, you may want to know the address, phone or office hours of the Embassy of United States in Asmara.

This information is for:

  • Eritrean passport holders living in Asmara
  • U.S. passports traveling/working or living in Asmara
  • Foreign passports currently residing in Asmara

Embassy Information

Address: 179 Alaa Street Asmara, Eritrea
Phone: (+291)1-12-00-04
Fax: (+291)1-12-75-84
Email: ConsularAsmara@state.gov
Website: https://er.usembassy.gov/embassy/asmara/
Office hours: Monday to Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m ; Fridays: 7:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Current time in Asmara 10:21 AM Tuesday, June 22 2021-06-22 (GMT +0300)
Current time in Washington D.C. (United States) 01:21 AM Tuesday, June 22 2021-06-22 (GMT -0600)

The following services may be available at the Embassy:

  • Issuance/renewal of passports
  • Document notarization
  • Issuing visas to United States
  • Offering assistance in case of emergencies for U.S. citizens

Fast Facts:

  • Distance: The distance between Asmara and Washington D.C. is 11063.71 km (6874.67 miles). The average travel time is 23 hours 2 minutes.
  • Time difference: Asmara is 9:00 hours ahead of Washington D.C.. When the time is 10:21 on June, Tuesday 22 in Asmara, it is 01:21 on June, Tuesday 22 in Washington D.C.

Map and Directions

Get directions to the Embassy of United States in Asmara.
Distance from city center 1.22 km ( 0.76 miles)
Nearest airport Asmara International Airport (ASM)
Distance to airport 5.02 kms

Office Hours

Date Office hours Note
Tuesday (Today, June 22, 2021) 08:30 - 12:00 - 13:30 - 17:00 Open now
Wednesday (June 23, 2021) 08:30 - 12:00 - 13:30 - 17:00
Thursday (June 24, 2021) 08:30 - 12:00 - 13:30 - 17:00
Friday (June 25, 2021) 08:30 - 12:00 - 13:30 - 17:00
Saturday (June 26, 2021) Closed
Sunday (June 27, 2021) Closed
Monday (June 28, 2021) 08:30 - 12:00 - 13:30 - 17:00

Upcoming holidays:

  • Independence Day (in lieu): July 3, 2021 (Next 1 week, 3 days)

Frequently asked questions, answered

1. Where is the embassy of United States located?

It is located at 179 Alaa Street Asmara, Eritrea. Coordinates: (38.9354557, 15.329156).

2. How do I contact the United States Embassy in Asmara?

You can contact the embassy by phone at: (+291)1-12-00-04. The working hours are from Monday to Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m ; Fridays: 7:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. except official holidays in United States and Eritrea.

3. Is the embassy open now?

Yes, it is open now and it will close in 3 hours 39 minutes. The current time in Asmara is 10:21.

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