Embassy of Iran in Sofia


The Iranian Embassy in Bulgaria is a bilateral mission in Sofia and promotes Iranian interests in Bulgaria. The embassy of Iran also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Bulgaria. The Iranian Embassy in Sofia is headed by Mr Gholamreza Bagheri Moghaddam - Ambassador of Iran to Bulgaria.


Iranian Embassy in Sofia, Bulgaria 55, boul. Simeonovsko Sofia Bulgaria


(+359) 2 987 85 46 (+359) 2 981 43 48


(+359) 2 981 41 72


iranembassy@abv.bg iranconsulatesofia@yahoo.com



Mr Gholamreza Bagheri Moghaddam - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Bulgaria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Iranian embassy in Sofia 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 Iran

For all Iranian visa related matters contact the embassy in Sofia before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+359) 2 987 85 46 (+359) 2 981 43 48 or email iranembassy@abv.bg iranconsulatesofia@yahoo.com

Consulates of Iran in Bulgaria

Next to the embassy in Sofia there could be additional Iranian consulates located in Bulgaria.

Please check below for the locations of the Iranian consulates in Bulgaria.

Iranian Consulates in Bulgaria

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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