Embassy of Germany in Vientiane


The German Embassy in Laos is a bilateral mission in Vientiane and promotes German interests in Laos. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Laos. The German Embassy in Vientiane is headed by Mr Robert von Rimscha - Ambassador of Germany to Laos.


German Embassy in Vientiane, Laos Rue Sokpalouang 26 (Sisattanek) B. P. 314 Vientiane Laos


(+856) (21) 31 21 10 / 11


(+856) (21) 35 11 52





Mr Robert von Rimscha - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Laos require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Vientiane 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 Vientiane before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.vientiane.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+856) (21) 31 21 10 / 11 or email

Consulates of Germany in Laos

Next to the embassy in Vientiane there could be additional German consulates located in Laos.

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

German Consulates in Laos

Next to the embassy in Vientiane, Germany has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Germany does not have any consulates located in Laos ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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