The numbers below are provided for U.S. citizens who are distressed and require emergency services such as assistance with the death, arrest, illness or welfare of a U.S. citizen. Routine services such as passport renewals, reports of birth abroad, and notarials are NOT considered emergencies and are processed by appointment only.
IN CASE OF EMERGENCY CALL THE EMBASSY TELEPHONE:
- In Kosovo dial 038-5959-3001.
- If you are calling from the U.S., please dial 011-381-38-5959-3001.
NOTE: Time difference between Washington D.C. and Kosovo is + 6 hours.
Send an email with EMERGENCY + (brief description) in the subject line. Please note that this mailbox is monitored during working hours only. For after-hours emergency assistance, please contact the embassy’s switchboard at the number listed above and ask for the after-hours mission duty officer.
If you are calling from the United States about a U.S. citizen in Kosovo with an emergency, call the Office of Overseas Citizen Services at 1-888-407-4747, toll-free in the United States and Canada, or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries.