Hours of U.S. Citizen Services and Contact Information

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. Embassy in Riga is not scheduling routine American Citizen Services appointments.  If you would like to request an appointment for emergency services or you have any questions, please email askconsular-riga@state.gov.

We are closed on U.S. federal and Latvian national holidays.


Telephone: +371 6710 7068. Available for inquiries Monday through Friday between 8:30 am – 5 pm, except public holidays.  U.S. citizens in an emergency situation should call +371 6710 7000 for assistance 24 hours a day.

E-mail: askconsular-riga@state.gov

E-mail for international adoptions-related questions: adoptions-riga@state.gov


Embassy of the United States of America
1 Samnera Velsa St.,
Riga, LV-1510

The U.S. Embassy is located across from the shopping mall SPICE between Kalnciema and Lielirbes street. Entrance to the Consular Section is on S.Velsa street.


Customers choosing to drive to the embassy should note that there is NO designated parking available for the Consular Section visitors.

City buses Nr. 53, 22, 32, and 43, as well as minibuses Nr. 242, 322 and 336 have stops within a walking distance from the embassy.