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Lithuania

There is mutual representation at Embassy level. Lithuania has maintained an Embassy in Greece since 1997. Greece has had an Embassy in Vilnius since 1/2/2005.

Political Relations

The two countries are partners in the EU and allies in NATO, and maintain active political relations, enjoying a good level of cooperation in International Organizations. The two countries resumed their diplomatic relations on 7/1/1992, with Greece supporting Lithuania’s efforts to join Euro-Atlantic institutions.

Cultural Relations and Greek Community

Greece is among the three most popular tourism destination for Lithuanian tourists. The two countries have significant ties on the cultural level, including the functioning of a Greek-Lithuanian Cultural Centre – which organizes a number of cultural events – within the framework of the sisterhood between the cities of Vilnius and Piraeus. Other sister cities include Hydra-Kaunaskai and Agios Pavlos Thessaloniki-Kaishiandoris.

The Classical Philology Department at Vilnius University offers Greek Language classes.

The Greek Lithuanian community is small in number.

Useful Information

Click here for information regarding the visa requirements for Greek citizens who want to travel to Lithuania.

Click here for information regarding visa requirements for citizens of Lithuania who want to travel to Greece.

Lithuania-Contact details for Greek Missions

Embassy in Vilnius

Address : Rudninku St. 2, 01135 Vilnius Lithuania
Tel. : (003705) 2610526, 2610527
Fax : (003705) 2610536
Emergency tel: +37067300689
E-mail :      
Website: www.mfa.gr/vilnius

Head of Mission : Dr Vassiliki Dicopoulou

Consular Office

Address : Rudninku St. 2, 01135 Vilnius, Lithuania
Tel. : (003705) 2610526 2610527 
Fax : (003705) 2610536
E-mail :      
Visiting hours: Monday-Friday 10.00-13.00 following an arrangement through telephone or e-mail

Head: Othon Angelou

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