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The Embassy

  • Embassy Team
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Embassy Team

Diplomatic Staff


Gerard McCoy

Deputy Head of Mission:

Gavin Glynn


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 2020

New Year Wednesday 1 January
  Thursday 2 January
Easter Sunday 12 April
Eid Al-Fitr  Sunday 24 May
  Monday 25 May
  Tuesday 26 May
  Wednesday 27 May
  Thursday 28 May
Eid Al-Adha Thursday 30 July
  Sunday 2 August
  Monday 3 August
Saudi National Day Thursday 24 September