Embassy of Finland in Addis Ababa


The Finnish Embassy in Ethiopia is a bilateral mission in Addis Ababa and promotes Finnish interests in Ethiopia. The embassy of Finland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Ethiopia. The Finnish Embassy in Addis Ababa is headed by Mr Leo Olasvirta, Charge dAffaires a.i. of Finland to Ethiopia.


Finnish Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Nifas Silk Lafto Sub City, Kebele-12, H. No.1431 Mauritania Street P.O. Box 1017 Addis Ababa Ethiopia


(+251) 113 20 59 20


(+251) 113 20 59 23






Mr Leo Olasvirta, Charge dAffaires a.i.

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Ethiopia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Finnish embassy in Addis Ababa 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 Addis Ababa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.finland.org.et ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+251) 113 20 59 20 or email sanomat.add@formin.fi

Consulates of Finland in Ethiopia

Next to the embassy in Addis Ababa there could be additional Finnish consulates located in Ethiopia.

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

Finnish Consulates in Ethiopia

Next to the embassy in Addis Ababa, Finland has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Finland does not have any consulates located in Ethiopia ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Finnish Embassy in Addis Ababa offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Ethiopia to Finland as wel as for Finnish citizens in Ethiopia. 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.