Postal address

13, Mohamed Mazhar St.
Zamalek, Cairo

Visit us

13, Mohamed Mazhar St.
Zamalek, Cairo


+20 2 2728 9200


+20 2 2728 9260


General Email
Visa & Migration Email

The Embassy is open for the public: Sunday-Thursday 09:30-11:00.

The switchboard is open: Sunday-Thursday 09.00-12.00, 12.30-15.00.

Opening hours for applying and collecting Swedish passports/ID-cards, citizenship and "samordningsnummer: Monday and Wednesday 09.30-11.30 (appointment required).

Opening hours for legalisations: Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday 09.30-11.00.  

Opening hours for Public inquiries regarding visa and migration: Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday 09:30-11.00.

Applications for visas should be submitted at VFS Global (appointment required).

Appointment for Residence permit applications or interviews should be booked through the following appointment form: 

Book an Appointment

Telephone hours for questions regarding Swedish passports and citizenship: Sunday-Thursday 14.00-15.00.

Telephone hours for questions regarding visas and Migration: Sunday-Thursday 13.00-14.00.

Please note that all fees should be paid in advance to the Embassy´s bank account CIB 1000 25235724 and the receipt should be presented at the visit.

The Embassy is closed on Fridays and Saturdays. 

In case of an emergency outside office hours, please call the Embassy switchboard at 02 2728 92 00. Select your desired language, followed by pressing 9 and then 0 to be connected to the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Stockholm.


The following are the Embassy's official holidays for 2021 (holidays marked * are subject to possible change according to official announcement):

  • Thursday 07 January
    Coptic Christmas
  • Sunday 04 April
    European Easter
  • Sunday 25 April
    Palm Sunday
  • Sunday 02 May
    Coptic Easter
  • Monday 03 May
    Sham El-Nessim
  • Wednesday 12 May
    Eid el-Fitr*
  • Thursday 13 May
    Eid el-Fitr*
  • Thursday 01 July
    Revolution Day
  • Tuesday, 20 July
    Eid el-Adha*
  • Wednesday 21 July
    Eid el-Adha*
  • Thursday 22 July
    Eid el-Adha*
  • Monday 18 October
    Prophet Mohamed' Birthday*
  • Sunday 26 December
    Boxing Day