Embassy of France in Budapest


The French Embassy in Hungary is a bilateral mission in Budapest and promotes French interests in Hungary. The embassy of France also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Hungary. The French Embassy in Budapest is headed by Philippe Zeller - Ambassador of France to Hungary.


French Embassy in Budapest, Hungary 27 Lenvay Utca 1062 Budapest VI Hungary


(+36) (1) 374 11 00


(+36) (1) 374 11 40





Philippe Zeller - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Hungary require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Budapest 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 France

For all French visa related matters contact the embassy in Budapest before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance.hu ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+36) (1) 374 11 00 or email

Consulates of France in Hungary

Next to the embassy in Budapest there could be additional French consulates located in Hungary.

Please check below for the locations of the French consulates in Hungary.

French Consulates in Hungary

Next to the embassy in Budapest, France has consulates in the following cities: Szeged

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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