Embassy of the Czech Republic in Havana

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About the Embassy

Chief of Mission Jaroslav Zajíc is accredited as Chargé d´affaires a.i., to the Republic of Cuba and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Commonwealth of the Bahamas.

At the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Havana work, besides the Ambassador, two other diplomats dealing with political, commercial, consular, press, cultural and compatriotic issues and four members of technical and administrative staff. The Czech Embassy in Havana is accredited to the Republic of Cuba and the Commonwealth of the Bahamas.

How to contact us

Embassy of the Czech Republic

Ave. Kohly No. 259 entre 41 y 43
Nuevo Vedado
Ciudad de La Habana
C.P. 10600, CUBA

tel: (+53-7) 8833201, 8833467
fax: (+53-7) 8833596
e-mail: havana@embassy.mzv.cz


Office hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 - 15:00 h

Consular and Visa Section office hours for the public:
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 9:00 - 12:00 h


Czech National and other holidays (the Embassy is closed):

  • 1 January - Day of the Formation of the Czech Republic (1993)

  • Easter Monday

  • 1 May - Labour Day

  • 8 May - Liberation Day (Liberation of Czechoslovakia from the Nazi Occupation, 1945)

  • 5 July - St. Constantin and St. Methodius Day (Commemoration of the arrival of the first Christian missionaries to the Czech Lands, second half of the 9th century

  • 6 July - Jan Hus Day (Commemoration of the Catholic Church reformer)

  • 28 September - St. Wenceslas Day, Celebration of the patron of the Czech State

  • 28 October, National Day, Day of the Formation of the Independent Czechoslovak State (1918)

  • 17 November, Freedom and Democracy Day (Commemoration of student-led anti-Nazi demonstrations of 1939 and start of anti-Communist demonstrations in 1989)

  • 24 December - Christmas Eve

  • 25 and 26 December - Christmas Holidays


How to get to the Embassy:

- the best way to get to the Embassy is to use a car or to take a taxi.