Embassy of Syria in Sofia


The Syrian Embassy in Bulgaria is a bilateral mission in Sofia and promotes Syrian interests in Bulgaria. The embassy of Syria also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Bulgaria. The Syrian Embassy in Sofia is headed by Mr Salah Soukkar - Ambassador of Syria to Bulgaria.


Syrian Embassy in Sofia, Bulgaria 13-A, Simeonovsko chaussoe 1700 Sofia Bulgaria


(+359) 2 962 57 42 (+359) 2 962 45 80


(+359) 2 962 43 14


syrembabg@gmail.com syrianembassy@mbox.contact.bg



Mr Salah Soukkar - Ambassador

Office Hours:

08:30 - 15:00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Bulgaria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Syrian 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 Syria

For all Syrian 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) 2 962 57 42 (+359) 2 962 45 80 or email syrembabg@gmail.com syrianembassy@mbox.contact.bg

Consulates of Syria in Bulgaria

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

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

Syrian Consulates in Bulgaria

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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