Embassy of Finland, Cairo

Customer service

Customer service

Monday and Tuesday 9.00-12.00 am

Appointments for passports, ID cards, residence permits and other consular services must be reserved via the online appointment reservation system(Link to another website.) 

Residence permit interview and DNA test -make an appointment by email [email protected]

Telephone hours for consular affairs: Mon - Wed from 2 - 4 pm.

In case of an emergency call +358 9 1605 5555 or send email [email protected].

Customer service for visas to Finland

Schengen visa application has to submitted to VFS Global  by applicant her/himself.   Book an appointment via the visa centre. (Link to another website.) (Opens New Window) All the enquiries regarding visas +20 2333 23 013 or [email protected].

The processing time for visa application is minimum two weeks.

In case you are not a citizen of Egypt or Sudan, please contact the Embassy before reserving a residence permit or visa application appointment.

Office hours

Sun-Thu 8.30 - 12.00, 13.00 - 16.15

Exceptional opening hours










Exceptional days the Embassy is closed in 2023

The Embassy will be closed on the following days during 2023

Sun 1.1.2023 New Year

Sun - Mon 9-10.4.2023 Easter

Sun- Mon 16-17.4.2023 Coptic Easter day and Sham El Nassim

Mon 1.5.2023 Labour day

Wed - Thur 28-29.6.2023 Eid El Adha

Sun 23.7.2023 Revolution day

Thu  28.9.2023 Prophet Muhammad's birthday

Wed 6.12.2023 Independence day

Sun - Tue 24-26.12.2023 Christmas 

Telephone exchange

  • +20 225 869 000


  • +20 227 371 376

Visiting address, post address

Embassy of Finland
3, Abu El Feda Street
13th floor

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Pekka Kosonen
Head of Mission
Birgit Autere
Deputy Head of Mission
Hanna Schneider
Desk Officer
Sonja Heikkilä
Administrative Officer
Maha Sarwat El-Bassiouny
Executive Assistant
Mariam Rufail
Clerical Assistant

Team Finland (Economic Promotion, Public Diplomacy, Culture and Communications

Tapio Naula
Senior Specialist
Yasser Shawky
Commercial Affairs

Consular Services

Irma Ramadan
Sherine Kamal Youssef
Consular Services Assistant

Administrative Services

Leila Aitavaara
Administrative Officer
financial administration