Embassy of South Africa in Athens


The South African Embassy in Greece is a bilateral mission in Athens and promotes South African interests in Greece. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Greece. The South African Embassy in Athens is headed by Mr S. R. Makgetla - Ambassador of South Africa to Greece.


South African Embassy in Athens, Greece, 60 Kifissias Avenue, Marousi, 15125 Athens, P. O. Box 61152, 151-10 Athens, Greece


(+30) 210 617 8020


(+30) 210 610 6636 and (+30) 210 610 6640





Mr S. R. Makgetla - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Greece require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Athens 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 South Africa

For all South African visa related matters contact the embassy in Athens before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+30) 210 617 8020 or email athens.consular@dirco.gov.za

Consulates of South Africa in Greece

Next to the embassy in Athens there could be additional South African consulates located in Greece.

Please check below for the locations of the South African consulates in Greece.

South African Consulates in Greece

Next to the embassy in Athens, South Africa has consulates in the following cities: Thessaloniki