Embassy of Ireland in Bern


The Irish Embassy in Switzerland is a bilateral mission in Bern and promotes Irish interests in Switzerland. The embassy of Ireland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Switzerland. The Irish Embassy in Bern is headed by Mr Martin Burke - Ambassador of Ireland to Switzerland.


Irish Embassy in Bern, Switzerland Kirchenfeldstrasse 68 3005 Berne Switzerland


(+41) 31 352 14 42 (+41) 31 352 14 43


(+41) 31 352 14 55






Mr Martin Burke - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Switzerland require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Irish embassy in Bern 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 Bern before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.embassyofireland.ch ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+41) 31 352 14 42 (+41) 31 352 14 43 or email berne@dfa.ie

Consulates of Ireland in Switzerland

Next to the embassy in Bern there could be additional Irish consulates located in Switzerland.

Please check below for the locations of the Irish consulates in Switzerland.

Irish Consulates in Switzerland

Next to the embassy in Bern, Ireland has consulates in the following cities: Zurich

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Irish Embassy in Bern offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Switzerland to Ireland as wel as for Irish citizens in Switzerland. 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.