Embassy of India in Thimphu


The Indian Embassy in Bhutan is a bilateral mission in Thimphu and promotes Indian interests in Bhutan. The embassy of India also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Bhutan. The Indian Embassy in Thimphu is headed by Pavan K. Varma - Ambassador of India to Bhutan.


Indian Embassy in Thimphu, Bhutan India House Estate Lungtenzampa P. O. Box 193 Jungshina Thimphu Bhutan


(+975) 2-322 162


(+975) 2-323 195


cons.thimphu@mea.gov.in amb.thimphu@mea.gov.in




Pavan K. Varma - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Bhutan require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Indian embassy in Thimphu 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 India

For all Indian visa related matters contact the embassy in Thimphu before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.indianembassythimphu.bt ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+975) 2-322 162 or email cons.thimphu@mea.gov.in amb.thimphu@mea.gov.in

Consulates of India in Bhutan

Next to the embassy in Thimphu there could be additional Indian consulates located in Bhutan.

Please check below for the locations of the Indian consulates in Bhutan.

Indian Consulates in Bhutan

Next to the embassy in Thimphu, India has consulates in the following cities: Phuentsholing

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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