Appointment Wait Times

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All applicants are processed as efficiently as possible and the U.S. Embassy Riga strives to keep the wait time for appointments as short as possible. That said, the earlier you book your appointment, the more likely you are to be able to get the interview date and time you want.

Please note that appointments for applicants who do not live in Latvia are full through June 2019.  From July 1, 2019, the U.S. Embassy in Riga, Latvia will provide a very limited number of appointments for applicants who do not live in Latvia.  A small number of July 2019 and future appointments for applicants who live outside of Latvia will be opened at a later date.  If an immediate appointment is needed please apply with another U.S. Embassy or Consulate that has a larger interviewing capacity and can interview in your spoken language.

Visa Processing Time

Although visa processing time is typically three working days, processing time for specific cases may vary due to individual circumstances and other special requirements.

Current Wait Time and Availability

Current Appointment Wait Time in Riga

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