Embassy of Ireland in Riyadh


The Irish Embassy in Saudi Arabia is a bilateral mission in Riyadh and promotes Irish interests in Saudi Arabia. The embassy of Ireland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Saudi Arabia. The Irish Embassy in Riyadh is headed by Dr Niall Holohan - Ambassador of Ireland to Saudi Arabia.


Irish Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Diplomatic Quarter P.O. Box 94349 Riyadh 11693 Saudi Arabia


(+966) 1-488-2300


(+966) 1-488-0927





Dr Niall Holohan - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Saudi Arabia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Irish 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 Ireland

For all Irish visa related matters contact the embassy in Riyadh before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.embassyofireland.org.sa ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+966) 1-488-2300 or email

Consulates of Ireland in Saudi Arabia

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

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

Irish Consulates in Saudi Arabia

Next to the embassy in Riyadh, Ireland has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Ireland does not have any consulates located in Saudi Arabia ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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