Address, opening times and how to contact the Embassy in case of emergency

Street Address:
Gyaneshwar Marg 690, Gyaneshwar, P.O. Box 226, Kathmandu, Nepal

Postal Address:
German Embassy Kathmandu, Gyaneshwar Marga 690, P.O. Box 226, Kathmandu, Nepal

Phone: (+977-1) 421 7200
Fax:(+977-1) 441 6899
E-mail: kathmandu%27%diplo%27%de,info

Opening Hours:

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.
    visa-collection
    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
30
March
Friday
Good Friday
2
April
Monday
Easter Monday
1
May
Tuesday
Labour Day
21
May
Monday
Whit Monday
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 *)
25
December
Tuesday
Christmas day
26
December
Wednesday
Christmas day

*) 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.

Address, opening times and how to reach us in case of emergency

Chancery, German Embassy Kathmandu

Information on visa

All visa related calls can only be answered from Monday to Thursday between 2.00pm and 3.00pm (local time Kathmandu).