Embassy of Switzerland in Addis Ababa


The Swiss Embassy in Ethiopia is a bilateral mission in Addis Ababa and promotes Swiss interests in Ethiopia. The embassy of Switzerland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Ethiopia. The Swiss Embassy in Addis Ababa is headed by Mr Dominik Langenbacher - Ambassador of Switzerland to Ethiopia.


Swiss Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Old Airport Lideta Kifle Ketema Kebele 02/03 P.O. Box 1106 Addis Ababa Ethiopia


(+251) 11 371 11 07 (+251) 11 371 05 77


(+251) 11 371 21 77





Mr Dominik Langenbacher - Ambassador

Office Hours:


Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Ethiopia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Swiss embassy in Addis Ababa 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 Addis Ababa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+251) 11 371 11 07 (+251) 11 371 05 77 or email add.vertretung@eda.admin.ch

Consulates of Switzerland in Ethiopia

Next to the embassy in Addis Ababa there could be additional Swiss consulates located in Ethiopia.

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

Swiss Consulates in Ethiopia

Next to the embassy in Addis Ababa, 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 Ethiopia ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Swiss Embassy in Addis Ababa offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Ethiopia to Switzerland as wel as for Swiss citizens in Ethiopia. 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.