Contact Us

The Embassy of the United States of America to the Arab Republic of Egypt is located at 5 Tawfik Diab Street, Garden City, Cairo, Egypt.  Our telephone number is +20-2-2797-3300, and our fax number is +20-2-2797-3200.  The Embassy is closed on all U.S. and Egyptian holidays.

If you are reporting an emergency such as the death, serious illness, injury, or arrest of a U.S. citizen, please call +20-2-2797-3300 for immediate assistance.  U.S. citizens may wish to review information about routine U.S. citizen services or use the U.S. Citizen Services Navigator, which will ask a series of simple questions to direct you to online information on the most common topics OR provide instructions on how to contact us by email for less common questions and direct assistance.

If you have questions about U.S. visas, please use our Visa Services Navigator to get answers to the most frequently asked questions.  If you have additional questions about nonimmigrant or immigrant visa services, please use our online contact form to contact the U.S. Embassy.

The U.S. Embassy Cairo is currently offering limited visa services due to the crisis in Gaza.  If you have an emergency situation, please use our Visa Services Navigator to learn more and contact us.  Please be aware there may be a delay in our response due to limited staffing.  We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.  Thank you for your understanding.

If you are interested in participating in exchange program to the United States, please review our list of exchange opportunities. You may wish to sign up for the mailing list and digital membership with the American Center Cairo, which offers in-person and online programs to engage Egyptians and Americans in English language learning and discussions on U.S. policy, culture, society, and values.  Please direct press inquiries to (this email will only respond to press inquiries).

If you are interested in working for the U.S. Embassy in Cairo, please check our list of vacant positions. We do not accept job applications or resumes/CVs by email.