Embassy of Switzerland in Abuja


The Swiss Embassy in Nigeria is a bilateral mission in Abuja and promotes Swiss interests in Nigeria. The embassy of Switzerland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Nigeria. The Swiss Embassy in Abuja is headed by Dr Andreas Baum - Ambassador of Switzerland to Nigeria.


Swiss Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria No 157, Adetokunbo Ademola Crescent Wuse II District Abuja Nigeria


(+234) 9-461 0540 / 1


(+234) 9-461 0548






Dr Andreas Baum - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Nigeria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Swiss embassy in Abuja 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 Abuja before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.eda.admin.ch/abuja ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+234) 9-461 0540 / 1 or email abu.vertretung@eda.admin.ch

Consulates of Switzerland in Nigeria

Next to the embassy in Abuja there could be additional Swiss consulates located in Nigeria.

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

Swiss Consulates in Nigeria

Next to the embassy in Abuja, Switzerland has consulates in the following cities: Lagos

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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