Embassy of Finland, Cairo

Customer service

Customer service

Monday and Tuesday


Appointments for passports, ID cards, residence permits and other consular services must be reserved via the online appointment reservation system(layout.types.url.description) (Opens New Window). Residence permit interview and DNA test -make an appointment by email [email protected]  

Telephone hours for consular affairs: Mon - Wed from 2pm-4.00 pm

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

Customer service for visas to Finland

Schengen visas to Finland must be applied in person at visa application centres VFS Global.  Book an appointment via the visa centre. (layout.types.url.description) (Opens New Window) All the enquiries regarding visas +20 2333 23 013 or [email protected].

Visa application has to submitted personally. The processing time for visa application is minimumt 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

The Embassy is closed on Monday 5 December, 2022 from 2.00 pm.

The Embassy is closed on Tuesday 6 December, 2022 due to Independence day. 

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
Jenni Mikkola
Desk Officer
Development cooperation
Yasser Shawky
Commercial Affairs
Maha Sarwat El-Bassiouny
Executive Assistant
Katariina Ainamo
Local cooperation fund
Mariam Rufail
Clerical Assistant
Mahmoud Shawky
Office Administrator

Consular Services

Irma Ramadan
Sherine Kamal Youssef
Consular Services Assistant

Administrative Services

Leila Aitavaara
Administrative Officer
financial administration
Juha Sarvikas
Administrative Officer
Information management