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Address, Contact and Hours

Deutsche Botschaft Sofia

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Address, Contact and Hours

Address, Contact and Hours


ul. Frédéric Joliot-Curie 25
BG - 1113 Sofia
Metro Station: F. J. Curie



(00359)-2-9634117 or (0049)-30- 1817 67254



Office hours, visa/passport pick-up, appointment booking

For visa applications please proceed to the windows 3 and 4, entrance Consular and Legal Department

Office hours (for visa applications an appointment must be booked beforehand online)


Monday through Thursday:
8.15 to 11.30 a.m.:
3.00 to 3.30 p.m.:

8.15 to 10.30 a.m.: only applications

12.30 to 1.00 p.m.:  only pick-up of visa and passport


cash (bulgarian leva only) or credit/debit card (Mastercard, Visa)

Official Holidays in 2022

In 2022, the Embassy and the Legal and Consular Department will be closed on the following German and Bulgarian Holidays

The consular and visa section of the Embassy is closed as of 23rd December 2022 until 2nd January 2023. Please be advised that it is also not possible during this time to pick up your passport.

December 24 (Christmas)
December 27 (Christmas on December 25)
December 28 (2nd Christmas Holiday on December 26)
December 31 (New Year)

January 03 (New Year's Day on 1st January)
March 03 (national day on March 03)
March 08 (International Women's Day)
April 15 (Good Friday, Germany)
April 18 (Easter Monday, Germany)
April 22 (Good Friday, Bulgaria)
April 25 (Easter Monday, Bulgaria)
May 02 (Labour Day, 1.05.)
May 06 (St George's Day, Day of the Bulgarian Army)
May 24 (Bulgarian Education and Culture, and Slavonic Literature Day)
September 06 (Unification Day)
September 22 (Independence Day)
October 3 (Reunification Day)
December 26 (2nd Christmas Holiday)
December 27 (Christmas)
December 28 (Christmas Holiday on December 25)

Please Note: Although the information on this website has been prepared with utmost care, we can not accept any responsibility for inaccuracies contained herein.

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