Thursday, 24 June 2021

Depending on the duration and purpose of your journey to Greece, you may apply for a short-term “Schengen visa” or a long-term “national visa” for a stay of longer than 90 days.

To facilitate visa applicants, the Greek Consulate General in Alexandria has outsourced the collection of visa applications and biometric data. Therefore, Visa applicants may lodge their application at the VFS Alexandria Visa Application Center, address: 696 Al Horreya Street, office no 1, first floor, Louran, from Shaarawy Str., in front of American Furniture, Alexandria, Egypt. (

The additional cost of the service fee is paid directly to VFS Global and amounts to 20 Euro.

For inquiries on visa applications you may refer to the Greek Consulate General in Alexandria, at 63 Alexander the Great Str., Shatby, tel.: (+203) 487 8454, 487 8455, fax: (+203) 486 5896, e-mail: ##0 The Consulate General of Greece in Alexandria is open to the public, upon appointment, from Monday to Friday, except Wednesday and Public Holidays, from 10:00 to 13:30.

The Consulate General of Greece in Alexandria accepts applications from holders of Egyptian passports issued by specific offices of the appropriate Egyptian Authorities: no. 18, 19 & 20 (Alexandria), 21 (Marsa Matrouh), 36 & 37 (Beheira). If your passport was issued from any other Office, kindly refer to the Consulate General of Greece in Cairo, (full list here).