Embassy of France in Bern


The French Embassy in Switzerland is a bilateral mission in Bern and promotes French interests in Switzerland. The embassy of France also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Switzerland. The French Embassy in Bern is headed by Mr Rene Roudaut - Ambassador of France to Switzerland.


French Embassy in Bern, Switzerland - Schosshaldenstrasse 46 - 3006 Berne - Switzerland


(+41) 31 359 21 11


(+41) 31 359 21 91






Mr Rene Roudaut - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mo - Fr 08.30 -12.30 and 14.00 - 17.30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Switzerland require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Bern 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 Bern before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance-ch.org) or contact the visa department by telephone (+41) 31 359 21 11 or email presse@ambafrance-ch.org

Consulates of France in Switzerland

Next to the embassy in Bern there could be additional French consulates located in Switzerland.

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

French Consulates in Switzerland

Next to the embassy in Bern, France has consulates in the following cities: Geneva and Zurich