In response to the global outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19), Embassy of the State of Eritrea in the U.S.A., has temporarily suspended all routine Consular Services, for the safety of all visitors and Embassy Staff.  The Embassy is closed until further notice.

In case of Consular emergencies (non-medical), you can call the hotline number at 1-888-808-4892 Monday – Friday 9:00 AM to 5:00 EST or email us at

Travel to and from Eritrea has been banned effective March 25th, 2020.  Please follow Eritrean Ministry of Health for up-to-date announcements.