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Embassy Opening Hours

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic the Embassy has introduced the following changes to opening times and procedure as a precautionary measure. The changes will remain in effect until March 29 when they will be reviewed depending on developments.

The Embassy is open to the public Monday to Friday from 10:00 – 12:30. Phone lines remain open during working hours 09:30 – 16:30.

General consular services will be by appointment only. Please do not visit the Embassy without an appointment. You can book an appointment via email (budapestembassy@dfa.ie) or by phone (+36 1301 4960). The only exception to this will be for consular emergencies. For consular emergencies outside working hours please call the Embassy on +36 1301 4960 and leave a voicemail which is monitored by the Duty Officer. Alternatively you can call the Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade in Dublin on +353 1 408 2000.

The Embassy has now moved to a postal service only for all visa applications. Visa applicants should not visit the embassy during this period. Please note that current processing times for tourist visas is 8 weeks.