Embassy of Finland, Cairo

Countries

Egypt, Sudan

Office hours

Sun-Thu 8.30 - 12.00, 13.00 - 16.15

Customer service

THE CUSTOMER SERVICE OF THE EMBASSY IS PARTLY CLOSED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS SITUATION. In case of an emergency Finnish citizens can call +358 9 1605 5555 or send email [email protected] In passports matters Finnish citizens can book an appointment from online appointment system.

Monday and Tuesday

09.00-12.00

Appointments for passports, ID cards, residence permits and other consular services must be reserved via the online appointment reservation system. Residence permit interview and DNA test -appointments need to be reserved by email [email protected]

The telephone hours for consular sector is from Monday to Wednesday from 2pm- to 4 pm.

Customer service for visas to Finland

Schengen visas to Finland must be applied in person at Finland's visa application centres (VFS Global): Book an appointment via the visa centre.  All the enquiries regarding visas +20 2333 23 013 or [email protected].

Visa application should be handed in personally. The processing time for visa applications is at least 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.

Telephone exchange

  • +20 225 869 000

Fax

  • +20 227 371 376

Visiting address, post address

Embassy of Finland
3, Abu El Feda Street
13th floor
11211 ZAMALEK, CAIRO
EGYPT

Laura Kansikas-Debraise
Head of Mission
Ambassador
Birgit Autere
Deputy Head of Mission
Irma Ramadan
Consul
Markus Räty
Second Secretary
Head of Economic and Development Cooperation
Kimmo Laaksonen
Senior Specialist
Susanna Alakotila
Administrative Officer
Financial management
Juha Sarvikas
Administrative Officer
Information management
Salma Mansour
Consular Services Assistant
Mariam Rufail
Front desk, assistant
Maha Sarwat El-Bassiouny
Assistant
Assistant to the Ambassador
Yasser Shawky
Adviser
Commercial Affairs