Embassy of Finland in Nairobi


The Finnish Embassy in Kenya is a bilateral mission in Nairobi and promotes Finnish interests in Kenya. The embassy of Finland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Kenya. The Finnish Embassy in Nairobi is headed by Sofie From-Emmesberger - Ambassador of Finland to Kenya.


Finnish Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya International House, 2nd floor Mama Ngina Street P.O. Box 30379 00100 Nairobi Kenya


(+254) 20-375 0721 / 4


(+254) 20-375 0714






Sofie From-Emmesberger - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Kenya require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Finnish embassy in Nairobi 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 Nairobi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.finland.or.ke ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+254) 20-375 0721 / 4 or email sanomat.nai@formin.fi

Consulates of Finland in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi there could be additional Finnish consulates located in Kenya.

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

Finnish Consulates in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi, Finland has consulates in the following cities: Mombasa

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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