Embassy of the United Kingdom in Bern
The British Embassy in Switzerland is a bilateral mission in Bern and promotes British interests in Switzerland. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Switzerland. The British Embassy in Bern is headed by Sarah Gillett - Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Switzerland.
British Embassy in Bern, Switzerland Thunstrasse 50 3005 Berne Switzerland
(+41) (31) 359 7700
(+41) (31) 359 7701
Sarah Gillett - Ambassador
Many embassies in Switzerland require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Bern you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.
Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.
Visa for the United Kingdom
For all British visa related matters contact the embassy in Bern before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinswitzerland.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+41) (31) 359 7700 or email
Consulates of the United Kingdom in Switzerland
Next to the embassy in Bern there could be additional British consulates located in Switzerland.
Please check below for the locations of the British consulates in Switzerland.