Embassy of Switzerland in Riyadh


The Swiss Embassy in Saudi Arabia is a bilateral mission in Riyadh and promotes Swiss interests in Saudi Arabia. The embassy of Switzerland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Saudi Arabia. The Swiss Embassy in Riyadh is headed by Mr Peter Reinhardt - Ambassador of Switzerland to Saudi Arabia.


Swiss Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Diplomatic quarter P.O. Box 94311 Riyadh 11693 Saudi Arabia


(+966) 1 488 1291


(+966) 1 488 0632






Mr Peter Reinhardt - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Saudi Arabia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Swiss embassy in Riyadh 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 Riyadh before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.eda.admin.ch/riyadh ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+966) 1 488 1291 or email rya.vertretung@eda.admin.ch

Consulates of Switzerland in Saudi Arabia

Next to the embassy in Riyadh there could be additional Swiss consulates located in Saudi Arabia.

Please check below for the locations of the Swiss consulates in Saudi Arabia.

Swiss Consulates in Saudi Arabia

Next to the embassy in Riyadh, Switzerland has consulates in the following cities: Jeddah

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Swiss Embassy in Riyadh offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Saudi Arabia to Switzerland as wel as for Swiss citizens in Saudi Arabia. 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.