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Saudi Arabia

Greece has an Embassy in Riyadh and Saudi Arabia has an Embassy in Athens. Greece also has a Consulate General in Jeddah.

Political Relations

Political relations between Greece and Saudi Arabia are at a very high level. The Foreign Ministries of Greece and Saudi Arabia signed a Memorandum on Political Consultations on 8 May 2007, and there is also a Saudi Arabian (Advisory) Parliamentary Friendship Group. There is good cooperation with regard to candidacies in various international organizations.

The main sectors of cooperation between Greek and Saudi Arabian enterprises are petroleum products and construction.

Economic Relations

For information on bilateral economic relations, you can visit the AGORA internet portal.

Office E.C.A. in Jeddah

Cultural Relations and Greek Community

The number of Greeks who live and work in Saudi Arabia has fallen significantly over the past few years. Most of the Greeks in Saudi Arabia live in the western part of the country (Jeddah, Yanbu). Jeddah has a Greek Society and a Greek high school. There are, however, some Greeks living in the capital, Riyadh.

Useful Information

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

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

Saudi Arabia -Contact details for Greek Missions

Embassy in Riyadh

Address : P.O. Box 94375 , Riyadh 11693, Saudi Arabia
Tel. : (0096611) 4801974-5 4807626
Fax : (0096611) 4801969
Emergency tel: 0506090207
E-mail :
Web Site:
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Head of Mission : Ioannis Taghis

Consular Office

Address : P.O. Box 94375 , Riyadh 11693, Saudi Arabia
Tel.: (0096611) 4801974, -5, -6
Fax: (0096611) 4807092
Web Site:
Map - Driving Directions

Head: Panagiotis Vasileiadis

Consulate General in Jeddah

Address : 26 Nour El Hayat, Plot 187, Al Andalus District, P.O Box 5108, Jeddah 21422 ΚSA
Tel. : (0096612) 6674064, 6674088
Fax : (0096612) 6656228
Emergency Tel: 00966543394745
E-mail :
Web Site:
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Consul General : Evgenios Kalpyris

Commercial Section in Jeddah

Address : P.O. Box 5108, Jeddah 21422
Tel.: 00966 12 6690824
Fax: 00966 12 6656228
E-mail :
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Head of Commercial Office: Nikolaos Thomopoulo