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The Embassy

  • Embassy Team
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Embassy Team

Diplomatic Staff


Gerard McCoy

Deputy Head of Mission:

Abdul Aldakar

Second Secretary

Alan Ralph


The Embassy of Ireland is located in the Diplomatic Quarter of the city, as are most Embassies. The address of the Irish Embassy is:

Embassy of Ireland
Diplomatic Quarter
P.O. Box 94349
Riyadh 11693
Saudi Arabia

Link to Google Map.

Opening Hours

Opening Hours

Public Office:
Sunday to Thursday, 09:00-16:00 (Ramadan 09:00-15:00)

Telephone hours:
Sunday to Thursday, 09:00-16:00 (Ramadan 09:00-15:00)


Closure Dates

Closure Dates 2021

Saudi Founding Day Tuesday    22 February
Easter Sunday      17 April
Eid Al-Fitr Sunday        1 May
  Monday        2 May
  Tuesday       3 May
  Wednesday  4 May
  Thursday     5 May
Eid Al-Adha Sunday     10 July
  Monday     11 July
  Tuesday    12 July
Saudi National Day Thursday 22 September
Christmas Day Sunday 25 December