Address, opening times and how to contact the Embassy in case of emergency
Gyaneshwar Marg 690, Gyaneshwar, P.O. Box 226, Kathmandu, Nepal
German Embassy Kathmandu, Gyaneshwar Marga 690, P.O. Box 226, Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone: (+977-1) 421 7200
Fax:(+977-1) 441 6899
a) in general:
Monday to Friday 9:00 to 11:30 am (local time) or by appointment
b) for visa matters:
submission of visa applications
Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Monday and Wednesday 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Friday 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
c) for consular matters other than visa applications, e.g. certification of documents:
Tuesday and Thursday from 08:00 a.m. to 08:30 a.m.
d) for opening a blocked account:
Tuesday from 2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
for collection of documents concerning blocked account:
Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
e) for German passports and urgent matters of German citizens:
Mon - Fri 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Overview of Holidays in the year 2018, on which the embassy remains closed:
|day||month||week day||name of holiday|
|1||January||Monday||New Year's Day|
|19||September||Wednesday||Constitution Day (npl. National Day)|
|3||October||Wednesday||German National Day|
|18||October||Thursday||Dashain / Maha Nawami *)|
|19||October||Friday||Dashain / Vijaya Dashami *)|
|7||November||Wednesday||Tihar / Laxmi Puja *)|
|9||November||Friday||Tihar / Bhai Tika *)|
*) Dashain and Tihar depend on the moon and may be changed on short notice
How to Reach us in Case of Emergency:
Out of office hours and on weekends and holidays there is an emergency service which can be reached by the phone numbers: +977 9851137942 (Nepali) and +977 9851137943 (English, German). Please note that the emergency service office cannot handle visa matters, these can only be dealt with during our regular office hours.