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The Embassy of Ireland to Finland

Practical information about who we are, where to find us and when we are open.

Embassy of Ireland Finland

Ambassador: Colm Ó Floinn 

Second Secretary: Caoimh Kett

Honorary Consul in Finland

Mr. Erkki Yrjölä
Honorary Consul of Ireland


Visitor address:
Erottajankatu 7 A
00130 Helsinki

Please press the buzzer on the right side of the door and the staff will let you in. The Embassy is located on the third floor of the building.

The Embassy can be reached by taking tram number 10 to the stop 'Kolmikulma', which is located right next to the Embassy. For further directions on how to get to the Embassy using public transport, the route planner Reittiopas can be used.

Postal Address:
Embassy of Ireland
PL 33
00131 Helsinki 

Opening Hours

The Embassy is open to the public and for phone calls from Monday - Friday: 9:00 - 12:00 and 14:00 - 17:00.

The Visa Office is open mornings only.

Closure Dates

Embassy Closure Dates
Friday 6th January Epiphany
Friday 14th April Good Friday
Monday 17th April Easter Monday
Thursday 1st May May Day
Thursday 25th May Ascension Day
Monday 5th June Irish Public Holiday 
Friday 23rd June Midsummer Eve
Monday 30th October October Irish Bank Holiday
Wednesday 6th December Independence Day
Monday 25th December Christmas Day
Tuesday 26th December St. Stephen's Day

Emergency Contact Details

Outside office hours, in case of a genuine consular emergency for Irish citizens in Finland, please call the Embassy's main phone number on +358 9 6824240 and follow the voicemail message to obtain the mobile phone number of the Duty Officer.

Alternatively, the Duty Officer at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Dublin can be contacted at +353-1-408-2000.