Embassy of South Africa in Washington

If you are living or residing in Washington and planning a trip to South Africa, you may want to know the address, phone or office hours of the Embassy of South Africa in Washington.

This information is for:

  • U.S. passport holders living in Washington
  • South African passports traveling/working or living in Washington
  • Foreign passports currently residing in Washington

Embassy Information

Address: 3051 Massachusetts Ave., Nw Washington, Dc 20008
Phone: +1 202 232 4400
Fax: +1 202 265 1607
Email: consular.wa@foreign.gov.za
Website: www.saembassy.org
Office hours:
Current time in Washington 02:27 AM Tuesday, October 26 2021-10-26 (GMT -0700)
Current time in Pretoria (South Africa) 11:27 AM Tuesday, October 26 2021-10-26 (GMT +0200)

The following services may be available at the Embassy:

  • Issuance/renewal of passports
  • Document notarization
  • Issuing visas to South Africa
  • Offering assistance in case of emergencies for South African citizens

Fast Facts:

  • Distance: The distance between Washington and Pretoria is 12869.36 km (7996.65 miles). The average travel time is 26 hours 48 minutes.
  • Time difference: Washington is 9:00 hours behind Pretoria. When the time is 02:27 on October, Tuesday 26 in Washington, it is 11:27 on October, Tuesday 26 in Pretoria

Map and Directions

Get directions to the Embassy of South Africa in Washington.
Distance from city center 2.70 km ( 1.68 miles)
Nearest airport Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA)
Distance to airport 7.54 kms

Office Hours

Date Office hours Note
Tuesday (Today, October 26, 2021) 08:00 - 12:00 - 13:30 - 17:00 Open in 5 hours, 33 minutes
Wednesday (October 27, 2021) 08:00 - 12:00 - 13:30 - 17:00
Thursday (October 28, 2021) 08:00 - 12:00 - 13:30 - 17:00
Friday (October 29, 2021) 08:00 - 12:00 - 13:30 - 17:00
Saturday (October 30, 2021) Closed
Sunday (October 31, 2021) Closed
Monday (November 01, 2021) 08:00 - 12:00 - 13:30 - 17:00

Upcoming holidays:

  • Veterans Day: Nov. 11, 2021 (Next 2 weeks, 1 day)

Frequently asked questions, answered

1. Where is the embassy of South Africa located?

It is located at 3051 Massachusetts Ave., Nw Washington, Dc 20008. Coordinates: (-77.06071879999999, 38.9199278).

2. How do I contact the South Africa Embassy in Washington?

You can contact the embassy by phone at: +1 202 232 4400. The working hours are from except official holidays in South Africa and United States.

3. Is the embassy open now?

No, it is closed now and it will open in 6 hours 3 minutes. The current time in Washington is 02:27.

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