How can I contact the Cuban Embassy

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The Cuban Consulate is in Washington, with Jose Ramon Cabanas serving as the Ambassador. The Embassy offers many services to the Cuba Citizen in the United States, such as Cuba passport renewal, attestation certificates, emergency certificates, etc.

2630 16 Street NW, Washington, DC 20009
Tel: 202-797-8515

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What are the primary tasks performed by the Embassy/Consulate of Cuba located in Washington, USA? 

The Embassy/Consulate assists travelers from the United States to Cuba, and citizens traveling from Cuba to the United States. It also plays a significant role in an educational exchange program sponsored by the Cuban government. To allow for more ease of use and access, the Embassy/Consulate has established multiple Consulates across the country to offer services seamlessly.

What type of passport services are provided by the Cuban Embassy/Consulate? 

The primary purposes of travel to the United States by Cuban nationals are tourism, higher education, employment, and other activities (such as parents visiting children, business events, etc.). In the United States, any foreign resident needs to possess a valid travel document, or the traveler will be deported to their home country. If the travel documents, such as a passport expired or were lost, the Embassy would work to provide new records to the traveler.

Does a Consulate operate out of New York Consulate/Embassy? 

Yes. There is a Consulate in Washington DC, which operates separately from the Embassy. The Consulate is located at 2639 16ST NW, Washington DC, 20009.

Can a traveler submit travel documents to the Cuban Embassy/Consulate in Washington?

No. If the travel requirements of the applicant demand submission documents, they must be submitted by visiting Cuba visa application centre at 2639 16ST NW, Washington DC, 20009, In the case of a Cuba e visa, a visit is not mandatory to the Embassy, Consulate, or Cuba authorised visa agent.

Can a traveler collect travel documents from the Cuban Embassy/Consulate in Washington?

No. You must visit Cuba visa application centre at 2639 16ST NW, Washington DC, 20009, to collect the documents. For Cuba electronic visa, you do not require to visit.

What are the hours of operation of the Cuban Embassy/Consulate in Washington?

Cuba Embassy working hours are 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Consular Service Hours are 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

What days is the Embassy/Consulate open?

The Cuban Embassy/Consulate operates Monday through Friday and is closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays.

On which holidays is the Embassy/Consulate closed?

The list of holidays the Cuban Embassy in Washington observes can be found at the link below.

Are there any jurisdictional restrictions regarding services from the Cuban Consulate/Embassy in Washington?

No, people residing in any location are eligible for services like the issue of Cuba passport and visa services.

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