Embassy of Germany in Helsinki


The German Embassy in Finland is a bilateral mission in Helsinki and promotes German interests in Finland. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Finland. The German Embassy in Helsinki is headed by Dr Thomas Gotz - Ambassador of Germany to Finland.


German Embassy in Helsinki, Finland Krogiuksentie 4b 00340 Helsinki PL 5 00331 Helsinki Finland


(+358) (9) 458 580


(+358) (9) 458 582 58






Dr Thomas Gotz - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Finland require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Helsinki you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Germany

For all German visa related matters contact the embassy in Helsinki before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.helsinki.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+358) (9) 458 580 or email info@helsinki.diplo.de

Consulates of Germany in Finland

Next to the embassy in Helsinki there could be additional German consulates located in Finland.

Please check below for the locations of the German consulates in Finland.

German Consulates in Finland

Next to the embassy in Helsinki, Germany has consulates in the following cities: Joensuu, Jyvaskyla, Lappeenranta, Mariehamn, Oulu, Rauma, Rovaniemi, Tampere, Turku and Vaasa

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the German Embassy in Helsinki offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Finland to Germany as wel as for German citizens in Finland. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, German nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.