Embassy of Bulgaria in Bern


The Bulgarian Embassy in Switzerland is a bilateral mission in Bern and promotes Bulgarian interests in Switzerland. The embassy of Bulgaria also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Switzerland. The Bulgarian Embassy in Bern is headed by Meglena Ivanova Plugtschieva-Alexandrova - Ambassador of Bulgaria to Switzerland.


Bulgarian Embassy in Bern, Switzerland Bernastrasse 2-4 3005 Berne Switzerland


(+41) 31 351 14 55 (+41) 31 351 14 56


(+41) 31 351 00 64


bulembassy@bluewin.ch embassy.bern@mfa.bg




Meglena Ivanova Plugtschieva-Alexandrova - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Bulgarian visa related matters contact the embassy in Bern before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.bulembassy.ch ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+41) 31 351 14 55 (+41) 31 351 14 56 or email bulembassy@bluewin.ch embassy.bern@mfa.bg

Consulates of Bulgaria in Switzerland

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

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

Bulgarian Consulates in Switzerland

Next to the embassy in Bern, Bulgaria has consulates in the following cities: Lugano and Zurich

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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