Embassy of Austria in Sofia


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


Austrian Embassy in Sofia, Bulgaria Boulevard Zar Oswoboditel 13 Ulica Schipka 4 1000 Sofia Bulgaria


(+359) (2) 932 90 32


(+359) (2) 981 05 67






Mr Gerhard Reiweger - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Austrian visa related matters contact the embassy in Sofia before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.aussenministerium.at/sofia ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+359) (2) 932 90 32 or email sofia-ob@bmeia.gv.at

Consulates of Austria in Bulgaria

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

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

Austrian Consulates in Bulgaria

Next to the embassy in Sofia, Austria has consulates in the following cities: Burgas

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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