US Embassy Kabul

Learn all there is about the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, including:

  • Who to contact in the US Embassy Kabul regarding visa issues
  • How and where in Kabul to get your medical exam
  • Everything you need to know about your visa appointment interview at the U.S. Embassy Kabul.

For general information on getting a visa to the United States, check out our other helpful immigration guides:

US Embassy Kabul Contact Information

The main address of the US Embassy Kabul

Below is the address and general contact information for the U.S. Embassy Kabul.


Great Massoud Road, Wazir Akbar Khan (neighborhood), Kabul, Afghanistan

Are you looking for U.S. Embassy Kabul contact information? Each individual U.S. consulate or embassy can have many, many phone numbers, email addresses, and other contact information. The information you need will depend on your specific situation.

Read below to find out how to contact the right person at the Kabul U.S. Embassy.

For questions relating to Immigrant Visas (IVs):

If you are seeking to live in the United States permanently, then you are applying for an immigrant visa. To contact US Embassy Kabul for questions relating to an immigrant visa, use the contact information below.

For questions relating to Nonimmigrant Visas (NIVs):

If you are seeking to live in the United States on a temporary basis, then you should be applying for a nonimmigrant visa (NIV). To contact U.S. Embassy Kabul for questions relating to nonimmigrant visa applications, use the information below:

For questions relating to Fiance Visas:

If you live in Afghanistan and are engage to be married to a U.S. citizen, you may be interested in getting a fiance visa. To ask questions relating to fiance visas, contact someone at the Kabul US Embassy by using the following email address:

For questions relating to Diversity Visas:

If are a national of Afghanistan, and have entered the U.S. diversity visa lottery, you can direct your questions to the US Embassy Kabul by using the following email address:

US Embassy Kabul Immigration Medical Exam

To get an immigrant visa through the Kabul US Embassy , you will need to get an immigration medical exam before your visa interview appointment. Learn more about when and where to get a medical exam, how to schedule one, what to bring to the exam, and what to do afterwards.


How and Where To Get Your Immigration Medical Exam

If your visa interview appointment is in Kabul, only a designated panel physician in Afghanistan can perform your medical exam.

Below is a list of designated panel physicians in Kabul.

Iqarus American Medical Center Afghanistan

15th Street – Lane 4, Wazir Akbar Khan, Kabul

How to schedule a medical exam with Iqarus American Medical Center Afghanistan:

When are appointments available at Iqarus American Medical Center Afghanistan?

Cost of medical exam at Iqarus American Medical Center Afghanistan:

Types Cost
Adult 415 USD
Children (2-14) 338 USD
Infants (0-2) 338 USD

Additional Costs

  • Vaccinations

Special Instructions for Medical Exam

We recommend each person brings along $600 USD

Methods of payment:

  • Cash

What to bring to the medical exam

  • Your visa interview appointment letter
  • Passport
  • 4 recent photographs
  • Copy of immunization records
  • DS-260 confirmation pages

US Embassy Kabul Visa Appointment

Here you can learn everything you need to know regarding your immigrant visa appointment at the Kabul US Embassy . Find out where to go and what to bring, along with instructions on cancelling or rescheduling your Kabul US Embassy appointment.

What to Bring to Your Immigrant Visa Interview Appointment at the US Embassy Kabul

  • Your interview letter from National Visa Center (NVC)
  • Your passport (unexpired, and valid for six months beyond your date of intended entry to U.S.)
  • Two (2) color passport-size photographs of each person applying for a visa (5 cm x 5 cm, or 2 inch x 2 inch).
  • Your original national identify card (Tazkira), English translation, and a photocopy of both the Dari and English versions.
  • DS-260 Confirmation Page
  • Original police certificates
  • Original and copy of civil documents, including your birth certificate, and if applicable, your marriage certificate (if applicable), divorce decress, and death certificates.
  • Original and certified copies of birth certificates for all children of main applicant, even if the child is not immigrating to U.S.
  • Original and copy of criminal and court records, if you have been arrested
  • Original and copy of military records
  • I-864 Affidavit of Support and supporting documents (if your application is based on family relationship)
  • Proof of U.S. Petitioner’s legal status and domicile in the United States (if your application is based on family relationship)
  • Evidence of relationship between petitioner and visa applicant (if your application is based on family relationship)
  • Original and copy of adoption documents
  • The original marriage certificate of the petitioner and your biological parent, English translation, and a photocopy along with divorce records for any previous marriages of either parent.
  • Letter from your U.S. employer dated less than one month

Where to Go for Immigrant Visa Interview in Kabul

On your visa appointment date, arrive at the Kabul US Embassy address:

Great Massoud Road, Wazir Akbar Khan (neighborhood), Kabul, Afghanistan

Special Instructions for Your Visa Interview Appointment

It is recommended that you arrive 30 minutes before your schedule.

Sending documents to the U.S. Embassy - Kabul

Sometimes, a consular or embassy official will ask for additional information or documents from you, either before or after the visa appointment. The Kabul U.S. Embassy instructs you to send documents in the following ways:

Rescheduling or Cancelling Your Immigrant Visa Appointment at the Kabul U.S. Embassy

If you need to reschedule or cancel your immigrant visa interview, here are your options.

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