Saudi Arabian Embassy in Cairo

Saudi Arabian Embassy in Cairo Egypt is a strong bond of communication between Saudi Arabia Government and Egypt.



Head of Mission: Mr Ahmad Qattan, Ambassador

Consulate Appointment or Contact Saudi Arabian Embassy in Cairo : Visit only by Appointment

You should follow certain guidelines when you need to visit the Saudi Arabia embassy in your city. Please check out those guidelines, and in case of any confusion, contact us before visiting to prevent unnecessary issues later.

Only Visit by Appointment:

To avail of any counselor service and even to seek information about your visa or passport, it is essential to take an appointment first before visiting the embassy. You can book an appointment by making a phone call to the embassy's customer service.

Visit in Normal Working Hours:
Like any other workplace, embassies also have dedicated working hours, which is a rule every visitor needs to respect. Therefore, we advise you to book an appointment during regular working hours. To find out the working hours for your desired Saudi consulate or embassy, please visit the embassy's official website .

Go to the Right Section:
There are specific sections in every embassy, to deal with issues related to that particular aspect of immigration or visa/passport associated matters. If you need to apply for a Saudi business visa or visit visa, you need to visit the Visa Section only. For any complaint or query, visit the relevant section.

Items you can Bring to the embassy:

  • Cellphone
  • Handbag or purse (no bigger than 10"x10")
  • Umbrella (you must store it in a dedicated umbrella rack at the security gate)
  • Visa application and support documents stored in a see-through plastic folder
  • Baby essentials and accessories (e.g., milk, hot water, diapers, strollers)

Items You CANNOT bring to the embassy:

  • Alcohol
  • Electronic or battery-operated devices such as thumb drives, laptops, digital diaries, iPads, cameras, smartwatches, portable audio/video players, pagers, floppy disks, and MP3s, etc.
  • Handbag or purse larger than 10"x10" such as travel suitcases, bags, briefcases, or backpacks.
  • Foods and snacks
  • Cigars/cigarettes
  • Matchboxes/lighters
  • Sharp, edgy objects including nail files, knives, scissors
  • Any explosives or weapons

Visa types granted by Saudi Arabia are

  • Saudi Arabia Tourist Visa
  • Saudi Arabia Business Visa
  • Saudi Arabia Transit Visa
  • Saudi Arabia Student Visa
  • Saudi Arabia Medical/Medical Attendant Visas
  • Saudi Arabia Employment & Project Visa
  • Saudi Arabia Diplomatic / Official Visa

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Travel Insurance Information:
Travel insurance is a compulsory requirement for every foreign visitor in Saudi Arabia, helping the visitor address any emergency conveniently. However, before you buy travel insurance, do consider the following factors:

Total Cost of the Holiday or Visit:
Do consult the travel agent regarding their refund policy. An unforeseen event may lead to cancellation of your trip or holiday. If this happens, it always helps if you can get the money back.

Travel Itinerary:
You may need additional coverage if you intend to get involved in something extreme. It is a good idea to consider all the activities you will do once you are in Saudi Arabia and then apply for travel insurance.

Traveling with Family: If you are traveling to Saudi Arabia with spouse and children, the travel insurance must cover them. Therefore, it always helps to be informed before starting your journey and buy the right travel insurance package.


*Please help us to update with correct information for Saudi Arabian Embassy in Cairo , if you find this information is not correct.

Amr Wagih Shalaby

Dear Sir, I hope your day goes well. Kindly advice the Status of attached Request for Visa which we sent to the Embassy at Egypt 2 Weeks ago. Best Regards,,


I would like to apply for Umrah visa for my my family. Which address should I visit? I couldn't reach you by phone, so I couldn't make an appointment beforehand. And can you tell how much is the visa fee for one person (Uzbekistan)?

Yasmine Khamisova

[email protected] <[email protected]> Subject: Request for Evisa Decision Dear Sir/Madam, I hope you are in the best of health. Kindly note that we made an evisa application for Mrs.Yasmine Khamisova Nationality - Czech Republic Passport No 42982241 Application Date - Monday 06th of March 2023 Application reference - 359/C1D/F62 (230307053047602) We got rejection notification on 07th March as attached and when we enquired with evisa section, they asked to get back to the embassy for more details as they dont have the rejection information. Kindly note that Mrs.Yasmine Khamisova is the Chair of Oriental Weavers Group, one of the largest carpet manufacturer in the world having Worldwide distribution including the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. She is also listed Forbes as Top 50 Arab Business Women and Business Family. We request your goodselves to kindly advise the rejection reason and also whether it is possible to apply again in the portal for evisa please. Regards, Kalam P/P Yasmine Khamis Oriental Weavers

Fawzeya Elsawy

I have tried repeatedly to call the numbers on your website but none reply. Please advise how to get an appointment for the issue of entry visa. I have a personal invitation

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Saudi Arabian Consulate in Alexandria, Egypt

12 Jabarti Sreet - Latin Quarter or
9 El Batalsa Street

(+20) 3 496 4748

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10 Abbas Aqqad Street
Port Tawfeeq
P.O. Box: Port Tawfeeq 213

(+20) 62 319 9707