Office Hours and Holiday Closures

Office Hours

To comply with the requirements of the Government of the Republic of Korea, the Korea Visa Application Centers are operational during the following time: 

Office Hours - Berlin, Paris, and London
Contact-Centre Monday to Friday (09:00 to 13:00 and 14:00 to 16:30)
Visa Application Submission (only Berlin) Monday to Friday (10:00 to 11:30)

In case you find yourself in a situation where a particular emergency has occurred and you need an urgent appointment, please contact the relevant KVAC via email at kvacdeinfo@iom.int (Berlin), kvacfrinfo@iom.int (Paris), or kvacukinfo@iom.int (London) or via telephone at +49 30 2902245 550. Please be informed that the ROK Embassy in Berlin does not have any expedite process in place and each request must be treated independently and carefully evaluated. The request does not guarantee a successful result.

Holiday Closures

In accordance with the Embassy of the Republic of Korea (ROK) in Berlin, the Visa Application Centers are closed in adherence with the following public holidays:

Holiday 2022 - Berlin, Paris, and London
01 January 2022 New Year
01 March 2022 Korea Independence Day
08 March 2022 International Women’s Day
15 April 2022 Good Friday
18 April 2022 Easter Monday
26 May 2022 Ascension Day
06 June 2022 Pentecost
15 August 2022 Korea National Liberation Day
03 October 2022 German Unification Day
09 October 2022 Hangul Day
25 December 2022 Christmas Day
26 December 2022 Boxing Day