How to find us and office hours


How to find us

The German Embassy's main entrance is situated on Chesham Place, a few steps from Belgrave Square. Embassy visitors should, if possible, not bring bags and are kindly asked to not bring large pieces of luggage with them.

For visa, passport and consular matters please use the side entrance in Belgrave Mews West under the arch.

The nearest Tube stations are Hyde Park Corner (Piccadilly Line) and Sloane Square (District and Circle Line). The nearest mainline station is Victoria. Heathrow Airport is approx. 50 min by Tube.

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
23 Belgrave Square/ Chesham Place

Tel +44 (0)20 7824 1300
Fax +44 (0)20 7824 1449

Opening hours passport and visa applications

Monday - Friday: only with appointment
Visa, Passport and Consular services

Public holidays

The Embassy and the Legal and Consular Section will be closed on the following German and British holidays:


Monday, 1 JanuaryNew Year's Day
Friday, 8 MarchInternational Women's Day
Friday, 29 MarchGood Friday
Monday, 1 AprilEaster Monday
Wednesday, 1 MayLabour Day
Monday, 6 MayEarly May Bank Holiday
Thursday, 9 MayAscension Day
Monday, 20 MayWhit Monday
Monday, 27 MaySpring Bank Holiday
Monday, 26 AugustLate Summer Bank Holiday
Thursday, 3 OctoberDay of German Unity
Tuesday, 24 DecemberChristmas Eve
Wednesday, 25 DecemberChristmas Day
Thursday, 26 DecemberBoxing Day
Tuesday, 31 DecemberNew Year's Eve

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