Embassy of Sweden

Welcome to the Embassy of Sweden in Washington D.C., USA.

Kontaktieren Sie die Botschaft


Embassy of Sweden
2900 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20007


Embassy of Sweden
2900 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20007


+1 202 467 2600


+1 202 467 2699


Embassy hours:

Due to the rapid developments of COVID-19, the Embassy is implementing a number of actions to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus and to ensure the health and safety of our colleagues and our community.

Therefore, the Embassy is only offering limited consular services at the moment and will be closed to visitors as of March 26 until April 17, 2020. Only extremely urgent passport and visa applications will be considered. Appointments have to be scheduled via e-mail: If you already have an appointment scheduled, you will be contacted by the Embassy.

If you urgently need to visit the embassy, please e-mail and we will contact you as soon as possible.

Phone hours are: Monday-Friday 10 am - 2 pm. 
We receive many calls during our phone hours, please try again soon if you can't get through.

All visa questions are answered via only at the moment.

In case of an emergency outside regular office hours, call the Embassy and follow the instructions.

Visa appointments should be scheduled through VFS Global: 
1050 Connecticut Ave, Suite 500,
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: +1 (347) 329-2738

There are six VFS office locations used for visa applications in the U.S.
Click here for a list of locations.

Holidays during 2020

  • January 1
    New Year's Day
  • January 20
    Birthday of Martin Luther King
  • February 17
    President's Day
  • April 10
    Good Friday
  • April 13
    Easter Monday
  • May 25
    Memorial Day
  • June 19
    Midsummer Eve
  • July 3
    U.S. Independence Day
  • September 7
    Labor Day
  • November 26
  • November 27
    Day after Thanksgiving
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve
  • December 25
    Christmas Day
  • December 31
    New Years Eve