Embassy of Finland in Kathmandu


The Finnish Embassy in Nepal is a bilateral mission in Kathmandu and promotes Finnish interests in Nepal. The embassy of Finland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Nepal. The Finnish Embassy in Kathmandu is headed by Mr Asko Luukkainen - Ambassador of Finland to Nepal.


Finnish Embassy in Kathmandu, Nepal Bishalnagar, G.P.O. Box 2126 Kathmandu Nepal


(+977) 1 4417 221 (+977) 1 4416 636


(+977) 1 4416 703






Mr Asko Luukkainen - Ambassador

Office Hours:

08.30-16.15 Visa: Mon-Thu: 09.00-11.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Nepal require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Finnish embassy in Kathmandu 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 Kathmandu before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.finland.org.np ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+977) 1 4417 221 (+977) 1 4416 636 or email sanomat.kat@formin.fi

Consulates of Finland in Nepal

Next to the embassy in Kathmandu there could be additional Finnish consulates located in Nepal.

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

Finnish Consulates in Nepal

Next to the embassy in Kathmandu, 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 Nepal ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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