The Consular Department of the Estonian Embassy in Cairo is closed between  20 December 2023 until 14 January 2024. During this period, it is not possible to submit passport or ID card applications, visa applications, residence permit applications, it will be not possible to order consular certificates, issue e-residencies or extracts from the vital statistics at the Embassy.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Embassy starts accepting applications from applicants who need visa for studies or employment

On 6 July, Estonian Government decided to widen list of exceptions regarding entering to Estonia and applying visas for this. From now on also, persons who need visas for studying in Estonian educational institution or for employment (visa application is based on registration of short term employment) can apply for a visa in Estonian Embassy in Cairo. Detailed information about exceptions is available on and

Appointments for lodging a visa application as an exception can be acquired by Embassy’s phone +(+20) 1201844753 (10 am – 5 pm) or e-mail [email protected], ground of exception must be mentioned.

Information about applying for visa type D:

Visa fee must be paid in Euros and in cash. Unfortunately, card payment is not available.

Applying for visa type C at this point is not possible.

When you get the appointment, please be in the embassy exactly on your time of appointment. In order to avoid the spread of COVID-19, we will not be able to let you in the Embassy outside your appointment time.

When coming to the Embassy, please wear a mask and respect the rules of social distancing (stay away at least 2 meters from other people). At the entrance and leaving the Embassy, please sanitize your hands.

See you in the Embassy!