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 Cairo has outsourced the collection of visa applications and biometric data to Visa applicants may lodge their application at the VFSGlobalVisaCenter (

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

Alternatively, you may also make an appointment to lodge your visa application to the Greek Consulate General in Cairo, at 14 Emad El Din Street, DownTown,tel.: 0020 25741140, 25741085, fax: 00202 25753962, email:##0 Consulate General of Greece in Cairo is open to the public, upon appointment, from Sunday to Thursday, except Wednesday and Puplic Holidays, from 10:00 to 13:30.

The Consulate General of Greece in Cairo can accept applications from holders of Egyptian passports issued by specific offices of the appropriate Egyptian Authorities (full list here)