Contact the Consular Section

U.S. Embassy Bamako
ACI 2000, Rue 243 Porte 297, BP 34

Bamako, Mali

For visas and official travel inquiries email

For services to U.S. citizens email

For U.S. citizen emergencies call (+223) 20 70 23 00

Open hours

Monday – Thursday 7:30 am – 5:00 pm

Friday 7:30 am – 11:30 am

For U.S. citizen emergencies after hours call (+223) 66 75 28 60


For emergencies during normal Consular hours, contact the Consular Section at (+223) 20 70 25 05. You are also welcome to come to the Embassy for emergency assistance.

For after-hours emergencies involving an American citizen in Mali, please contact the Embassy Duty Officer at (+223) 66 75 28 60 or the main Embassy phone at (+223) 20 70 23 00.

Do NOT call the after-hours emergency telephone number with visa inquiries.

All non-emergency services require an appointment. All applicants must have the required documents and forms ready before making an appointment.  Failure to bring the required documents and forms may result in significant processing delays.

To make an appointment, please select the type of service you need:

If you have a question regarding our non-emergency American Citizen Services, please e-mail