Embassy of the United States of America in the Republic of Latvia

The United States of America embassy in Latvia is located in the center of Riga. The Embassy's working hours are from 14.00 to 16.00 by local time.

Address of the embassy

Location of embassyThe United States of America embassy in Latvia is located at Samnera Velsa iela 1, Riga. The Embassy's postal code is LV-1046.

Contact details

Tel.: (+371) 671 07 000
Fax: (+371) 671 07 050
The official website:


Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary posted to Latvia at the United Arab Emirates embassy is Her Excellency (H.E.) Mrs. Nancy Bikoff Pettit

Ambassador Pettit was confirmed by the Senate on June 24, 2015 as the Ambassador to the Republic of Latvia. She's a career member of the Foreign Service.

Prior to arriving in Riga, she served as Director of the Office of Western European Affairs in the Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs, a position she held from 2013 to 2015. Previously she served as Director of the workplace of Policy coming up with and Coordination within the Bureau of International Narcotics and enforcement (2010 – 2013). Ambassador Pettit has also served as Counselor for Law Enforcement Policy and Assistance in Moscow; Press Attaché in Kyiv; and Political Unit Chief in Vienna.

In Washington, Ambassador Pettit has worked in the Coordinator’s Office for Assistance to Newly Independent States, the Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, the Bureau of Intelligence and Research, and the Board of Examiners. She has additionally worked at the yank Institute in Taiwan. Ambassador Pettit has received seven worthy Honor awards and 2 Superior Honor awards.

Pictures of the embassy

United States embassy Official coat of arms United States embassy Main Building United States embassy plaque

About the embassy

The Embassy of Latvia in Riga is the bilateral Mission between Latvia and also the U.S., however several United States representations are regional and thus located outside of Latvia, e.g. Office of surroundings in Copenhagen, Agriculture Attaché in capital of Poland, and Regional Senior business Officer in Stockholm.