German Embassy in Riyadh

Welcome to the German Embassy in Riyadh!


German Embassy Riyadh


Jörg Ranau, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary


+966 112 77 69 00


+966 114 88 06 60

Postal address

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, P.O. Box 94001, Riyadh 11693, Saudi Arabia.


Diplomatic Quarter, Riyadh.

Opening hours

Embassy: Sunday – Thursday 08:00 – 15:30

Consular Section:  Sunday – Thursday 08:30 – 11:00

(Please note that the application for a visa requires an appointment which has to be booked through the website.)

On the following Public Holidays, the Embassy and the Consulate General will remain closed:

Wednesday01.01.2020New Year's Day
Sunday08.03.2020International Women's Day
Sunday12.04.2020Easter Sunday
Monday13.04.2020Easter Monday
Friday08.05.202075th Anniversary of Liberation Day
Sunday & Monday24. & 25.05.2020Eid al-Fitr
Sunday31.05.2020Whit Sunday
Saturday & Sunday01. & 02.08.2020Eid al-Adha (Hadj)
Wednesday23.09.2020Saudi National Day
Saturday03.10.2020Day of German Unity
Friday25.12.2020Christmas Day
Boxing Day

Administrative / consular district

Consular district: Central and Eastern Province including the Provinces Qasim, al-Mintaqa al-Scharqiya (Eastern Province), Hail, al-Hudud al-Schamaliya (Northern Province), Jouf und Riyadh.


Visa Section:
E-Mail: visa@riad.diplo.de
Fax: +966 114 88 02 79

Contact the Embassy

German Ambassador Jörg Ranau

Ambassador Jörg Ranau

Returning to the country where I started my diplomatic career, I myself and the entire Embassy seek to give renewed momentum to initiatives implementing our shared vision for a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable future.

German Ambassador Jörg Ranau
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