Routine Message for U.S. Citizens

September 10, 2016

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy will be closed for routine services from Monday, September 12 to Wednesday, September 14, 2016 in observance of the Afghan holiday Eid-e-Qurban.

For emergency assistance for U.S. citizens, please call the Embassy at 0700-108-001.

For further information:

  • Contact the U.S. Embassy, which is located at Great Massoud Road between Radio Afghanistan and the Ministry of Public Health in Kabul. To reach the American Citizen Services (ACS) unit of the Consular Section during business hours, please call 0700-108-499 or send an email to You can also reach the ACS unit through the Embassy’s switchboard by calling 0700-108-001/002. For after-hours emergencies involving U.S. citizens, please call the Consular Duty Officer at 0700-10-8001.
  • Call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries from8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).