Embassy of Switzerland in Kathmandu


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


Swiss Embassy in Kathmandu, Nepal Jawalakhel Ekanta Kuna Lalitpur P.O. Box 113 Kathmandu Nepal


(+977) 1 554 92 25


(+977) 1 554 92 24






Mr Thomas Gass - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Nepal require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Swiss 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 Switzerland

For all Swiss visa related matters contact the embassy in Kathmandu before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.eda.admin.ch/kathmandu ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+977) 1 554 92 25 or email kat.vertretung@eda.admin.ch

Consulates of Switzerland in Nepal

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

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

Swiss Consulates in Nepal

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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