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Embassy of Sweden

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


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

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


+1 202 467 2600


+1 202 467 2699



Embassy hours:

Due to 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. We follow the guidelines and recommendations from local authorities. The plan is to gradually open as the District of Columbia Government moves into the different phases of reopening. 

Therefore, the Embassy is offering limited consular services by appointment only. Appointments have to be scheduled through one of the below e-mails or by calling 202-467-2600:

Passport services: ambassaden.washington-pass@gov.se
Visa services: ambassaden.washington-visum@gov.se 
All other questions: ambassaden.washington@gov.se 

Phone hours are: Monday-Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (closed for lunch 12:00-1:00 pm). 

Please note: Washington, DC regularly updates its rules for visitors to the area. For example, there is a list for travelers to and from states that are classified as high-risk areas and requires self-quarantine or self-monitoring. The quarantine can be lifted with a negative Covid-19 test depending on the length of stay. We urge all visitors with appointments at the embassy for renewal of passports, visa interviews and any other consular matter to find out what applies to your state of departure before traveling to DC. More information: coronavirus.dc.gov , click on the latest 'situational update'. 

It is mandatory for all people over 2 years of age to wear a face mask in Washington D.C. when you step outside of your home.

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.

Observed Holidays during 2021

  • January 1
    New Year's Day
  • January 18
    Birthday of Martin Luther King
  • February 15
    President's Day
  • April 2
    Good Friday
  • April 4
    Easter Monday
  • May 31
    Memorial Day
  • June 25
    Midsummer Eve
  • July 5
    U.S. Independence Day
  • September 6
    Labor Day
  • October 11
    Columbus Day
  • November 25
  • November 26
    Day after Thanksgiving
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve
  • December 31
    New Years Eve