Consular services

Coronavirus: COVID-19

In relation with the current COVID19 situation, the Embassy of Luxembourg in Washington, DC, will remain open, but only on a restricted opening hours schedule. Please call 202-265-4171 ahead of a planned visit to check the opening hours. In case of a consular emergency, the staff can be reached at ‭+1 (202) 290-8239‬ or +1 (202) 808-5551. 

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the ban on the entry of third-country nationals into the territory of Luxembourg is valid until 31 December 2020. Please find more information on travel restrictions here.


Consular services  
2200 Massachusetts Avenue N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20008

Tél : (+202) 265 4171
Fax : (+202) 328 8270

Opening hours: 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM Monday - Friday
The embassy is closed on all US holidays


Passport  and ID card

  • First Luxembourg Passport (US, Canadian and Mexican citizens having recovered their Luxembourg citizenship based on ancestry):

In order to submit your first passport and identification card application, please send a copy of the documents  listed here (PDF) to the following email address:

  • Renewal of Luxembourg Passport

Please find instructions on how to renew your Luxembourg passport here.

For further information on Passport and ID carts, please visit our section Passport & ID card.

Visa and Immigration

  • Staying in Luxembourg for less than 90 days

US citizens do not need a visa to visit the Schengen area countries, as long as the stay does not extend beyond 90 days and the US passport is valid three months beyond the date of return in the USA.  However, non-US nationals and third-country nationals may need a visa.

Please find information about how to apply for a visa to Luxembourg here.

  • Staying in Luxembourg for more than 90 days

To stay more than 90 days, an application for a residence permit will be necessary and may be granted depending on the final purpose of the stay.

Please find the relevant information here.

  • Visa Fees

Please find the different type of visas and fees here.

For further information on visa and Immigration please visit our section Visa and Immigration

Canadian Students – Étudiants canadiens

Luxembourg and Canada entered into mobility arrangement allowing young Canadians - aged 18 to 30 - to work and travel in Luxembourg for up to 12 months / Le Luxembourg et le Canada se sont entendus pour permettre aux jeunes canadiens - de 18 à 30 ans - de voyager et de travailler au Luxembourg jusqu’à 12 mois.

Please find more information here.

For further information on visa and Immigration please visit our section Studies and Work & Travel

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