13, Mohamed Mazhar St.
Zamalek, Cairo


13, Mohamed Mazhar St.
Zamalek, Cairo


+20 2 2728 9200
Number for visa and migration
+20 2 2728 9270


+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 2022 (holidays marked * are subject to possible change according to official announcement):

  • Thursday 06 January
    Coptic Christmas
  • Thursday 27 January
    Revolution 25 January
  • Sunday 07 April
    European Easter
  • Sunday 24 April
    Coptic Easter
  • Monday 25 April
    Sham El-Nessim
  • Monday 02 May
    Eid el-Fitr*
  • Tuesday 03 May
    Eid el-Fitr*
  • Thursday 05 May
    Labor Day
  • Thursday 30 June
    Revolution Day
  • Sunday 10 July
    Eid el-Adha*
  • Monday 11 July
    Eid el-Adha*
  • Sunday 25 December
  • Monday 26 December
    Boxing Day