As of my last knowledge update in September 2021, here is a list of some of the foreign embassies and consulates in Egypt. Please note that embassy and consulate locations and contact information may change, so it’s essential to verify the details before your visit. Additionally, Egypt has embassies and consulates of its own in numerous countries. It’s always advisable to check with your country’s foreign affairs department or embassy for the most up-to-date information.

Cairo, the capital of Egypt, hosts most of these embassies and consulates:

  1. Embassy of the United States in Cairo
  2. Embassy of the United Kingdom in Cairo
    • Address: 7 Ahmed Ragheb Street, Garden City, Cairo
    • Website: UK in Egypt
  3. Embassy of Canada in Cairo
  4. Embassy of Germany in Cairo
  5. Embassy of France in Cairo
  6. Embassy of Italy in Cairo
  7. Embassy of Russia in Cairo
  8. Embassy of Japan in Cairo
    • Address: 2nd and 3rd Floor, Cairo Center Building, 2 Abdel Kader Hamza St., Zamalek, Cairo
    • Website: Embassy of Japan in Egypt
  9. Embassy of Australia in Cairo
  10. Embassy of China in Cairo
  11. Embassy of India in Cairo
  12. Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Cairo
    • Address: 40 Mohi El Din Abou El Ezz Street, Zamalek, Cairo
  13. Embassy of Turkey in Cairo
  14. Embassy of South Africa in Cairo
  15. Embassy of Brazil in Cairo

List of Foreign Embassies and Consulates in Egypt FAQs

1. Why do I need to know about foreign embassies and consulates in Egypt?

  • Knowing the locations of foreign embassies and consulates is important in case you need assistance, such as help with visa issues, passport replacement, or emergency services, while you are in Egypt.

2. How can I find the contact information for a specific embassy or consulate in Egypt?

  • You can find contact information, including addresses, phone numbers, and websites, on the official websites of the embassies and consulates or through a quick online search.

3. Are there other foreign embassies or consulates in Egypt apart from the ones listed?

  • Yes, the list provided is not exhaustive. Many countries have embassies and consulates in Egypt. You can check with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Egypt for a comprehensive list.

4. Do all embassies and consulates in Egypt offer the same services?

  • No, the services offered by embassies and consulates can vary. Some may provide a wide range of services, while others may offer limited services. It’s advisable to contact the specific embassy or consulate for information about their services.

5. Can I visit any embassy or consulate for assistance in Egypt?

  • While you can visit many embassies and consulates for general inquiries, it’s typically best to contact your country’s embassy or consulate for assistance, as they will be best equipped to help their citizens.

6. What should I do if I lose my passport in Egypt?

  • If you lose your passport in Egypt, contact your country’s embassy or consulate immediately. They can assist you with obtaining a replacement passport and provide guidance on the necessary steps.

7. Can I receive emergency financial assistance from my embassy or consulate in Egypt?

  • Some embassies or consulates may provide limited emergency financial assistance to their citizens in dire situations. Contact your embassy or consulate for specific details and requirements.

8. Is it necessary to register with my embassy or consulate when I visit Egypt?

  • While it’s not always mandatory, it’s a good practice to register with your embassy or consulate when traveling to another country. This can help them locate and assist you in case of emergencies or unexpected events.

9. Are there any fees associated with seeking assistance from my embassy or consulate?

  • Some services provided by embassies or consulates may have associated fees, such as replacement passport fees. Be sure to inquire about any fees when seeking assistance.

10. Are there specific operating hours for embassies and consulates in Egypt?

  • Yes, each embassy or consulate will have its own operating hours, which may vary. It’s recommended to check their official website or contact them in advance to confirm their hours of operation.