Embassy of Finland in London


The Finnish Embassy in the United Kingdom is a bilateral mission in London and promotes Finnish interests in the United Kingdom. The embassy of Finland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United Kingdom. The Finnish Embassy in London is headed by Mr Pekka Huhtaniemi - Ambassador of Finland to the United Kingdom.


Finnish Embassy in London, the United Kingdom 38 Chesham Place London SW1X 8HW United Kingdom


(+44) 20 7838 6200


(+44) 20 7235 3680






Mr Pekka Huhtaniemi - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United Kingdom require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Finnish embassy in London 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 London before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.finemb.org.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+44) 20 7838 6200 or email sanomat.lon@formin.fi

Consulates of Finland in the United Kingdom

Next to the embassy in London there could be additional Finnish consulates located in the United Kingdom.

Please check below for the locations of the Finnish consulates in the United Kingdom.

Finnish Consulates in the United Kingdom

Next to the embassy in London, Finland has consulates in the following cities: Aberdeen, Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Dover, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Grimsby, Hull, Immingham, Jersey, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Middlesbrough, Newcastle upon Tyne, Nottingham, Plymouth, Rochester, Sheffield and Southampton

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Finnish Embassy in London offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from United Kingdom to Finland as wel as for Finnish citizens in United Kingdom. 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.