Embassy of Finland in Sofia


The Finnish Embassy in Bulgaria is a bilateral mission in Sofia and promotes Finnish interests in Bulgaria. The embassy of Finland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Bulgaria. The Finnish Embassy in Sofia is headed by Tarja Laitiainen - Ambassador of Finland to Bulgaria.


Finnish Embassy in Sofia, Bulgaria 26-28 Bacho Kiro, 5th. floor 1000 Sofia Bulgaria


(+359) 2-810 2110


(+359) 2-942 4911






Tarja Laitiainen - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Finnish visa related matters contact the embassy in Sofia before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.finland.bg ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+359) 2-810 2110 or email sanomat.sof@formin.fi

Consulates of Finland in Bulgaria

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

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

Finnish Consulates in Bulgaria

Next to the embassy in Sofia, Finland has consulates in the following cities: Varna

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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