Embassy of China in Sofia


The Chinese Embassy in Bulgaria is a bilateral mission in Sofia and promotes Chinese interests in Bulgaria. The embassy of China also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Bulgaria. The Chinese Embassy in Sofia is headed by Mr Guo Yezhou - Ambassador of China to Bulgaria.


Chinese Embassy in Sofia, Bulgaria 7 Alexander von Humboldt Street 1113 Sofia Bulgaria


(+359) 2-973 38 73 / 51


(+359) 2-971 10 81






Mr Guo Yezhou - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Chinese visa related matters contact the embassy in Sofia before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.chinaembassy.bg ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+359) 2-973 38 73 / 51 or email chnemb_bg@live.cn

Consulates of China in Bulgaria

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

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

Chinese Consulates in Bulgaria

Next to the embassy in Sofia, China has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that China does not have any consulates located in Bulgaria ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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