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United States Embassy and Consulates in Kuwait

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United States Embassy in Kuwait City, Kuwait

United States Embassy in Kuwait City, Kuwait
American Embassy P. O. Box 77 Safat 13001 Kuwait
Phone: +965 2259 1001 Working hours: Close now (Open in 6 hours 31 minutes)

Holidays to be Observed in 2021

The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Kuwaiti 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
Passing of the Sultan of Oman Tuesday, January 11 1 month
Passing of the Sultan of Oman Wednesday, January 12 1 month
Passing of the Sultan of Oman Thursday, January 13 1 month, 1 week
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Thursday, January 20 1 month, 2 weeks
President's Day Thursday, February 17 2 months, 1 week
National Day Friday, February 25 2 months, 2 weeks
Liberation Day Saturday, February 26 2 months, 3 weeks

Frequently asked questions, answered

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

United States currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Kuwait including and Kuwait City.

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

Kuwaiti 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 Kuwait for further instructions.

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

The U.S. representative offices in Kuwait will be closed in observance of the following Kuwaiti 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 Kuwait

Washington D.C., United States time is 10:00 hours behind Kuwait City, Kuwait

Kuwait City, Kuwait 01:29AMMonday, December 06, 2021
Washington D.C., United States 15:29PMSunday, December 05, 2021

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