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Travel Warning: July 26, 2014

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens against all travel to Libya and recommends that U.S. citizens currently in Libya depart immediately. On July 26, the U.S. Embassy suspended all embassy operations in Libya and relocated staff, due to ongoing violence between Libyan militias in the immediate vicinity of the Embassy. read more >>

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Welcome to  the U.S. Embassy  in Tripoli , Libya

  • We are located in Sidi Slim Area
  • Please park  on the street  and pass through security on foot
  • In addition  to any forms you require for your service, please  bring two forms of  photo identification including passport
  • Do not bring large bags or items and prepare to leave your cell phone with embassy security during your visit

U.S. Embassy Switchboard Phone Number: +218-(0)91-220-3239

 For Visa or American Citizen Inquiries, call the Consular Section at +218-(0)91-379-4560 between the hours of 12 PM and 4:00 PM, Sunday through Thursday. Or you can also reach us by email at 

In case of an emergency involving an American citizen during working hours (Sunday to Thursday 9 am to 5pm), call our ACS phone number: 218-091-379-4560 If this is an emergency after hours, you can reach us at  218-91-220-5203.


From Libya
United States Embassy
Sidi Slim Area/ Walie Al-Ahed Road, Tripoli, Libya

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United States Embassy
(Indicate Name or Section)
8850 Tripoli Place
Washington, D.C. 20521-8850


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