Embassy of Sweden in Addis Ababa


The Swedish Embassy in Ethiopia is a bilateral mission in Addis Ababa and promotes Swedish interests in Ethiopia. The embassy of Sweden also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Ethiopia. The Swedish Embassy in Addis Ababa is headed by Mr Jens Odlander - Ambassador of Sweden to Ethiopia.


Swedish Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Lideta Sub-City, Kebele 07/14 House No 891 P. O. Box 1142 Addis Ababa Ethiopia


(+251) 11 518 00 00 (+251) 11 518 00 36


(+251) 11 518 00 30 (+251) 11 518 0040


ambassaden.addis-abeba@foreign.ministry.se ambassaden.addis-abeba-visum@foreign.ministry.se




Mr Jens Odlander - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Ethiopia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Swedish embassy in Addis Ababa 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 Sweden

For all Swedish visa related matters contact the embassy in Addis Ababa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.swedenabroad.com/addisababa ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+251) 11 518 00 00 (+251) 11 518 00 36 or email ambassaden.addis-abeba@foreign.ministry.se ambassaden.addis-abeba-visum@foreign.ministry.se

Consulates of Sweden in Ethiopia

Next to the embassy in Addis Ababa there could be additional Swedish consulates located in Ethiopia.

Please check below for the locations of the Swedish consulates in Ethiopia.

Swedish Consulates in Ethiopia

Next to the embassy in Addis Ababa, Sweden has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Sweden does not have any consulates located in Ethiopia ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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