Embassy of Germany in Seoul


The German Embassy in South Korea is a bilateral mission in Seoul and promotes German interests in South Korea. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Korea. The German Embassy in Seoul is headed by Mr Rolf Mafael - Ambassador of Germany to South Korea.


German Embassy in Seoul, Korea (Republic) 32 Jangmun-ro Yongsan-gu Seoul 140-816 CPO Box 1289 Seoul 100-612 Korea (Republic)


(+82) 2 748 41 14


(+82) 2 748 41 61






Mr Rolf Mafael - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in South Korea require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Seoul 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 Seoul before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.seoul.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+82) 2 748 41 14 or email info@seoul.diplo.de

Consulates of Germany in South Korea

Next to the embassy in Seoul there could be additional German consulates located in South Korea.

Please check below for the locations of the German consulates in South Korea.

German Consulates in South Korea

Next to the embassy in Seoul, Germany has consulates in the following cities: Busan

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the German Embassy in Seoul offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from South Korea to Germany as wel as for German citizens in South Korea. 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.