Chinese Embassy in Germany

  • Name Chinese Embassy in Germany
  • Address: MARKISCHES UFER 54,10179 BERLIN
  • Tel: 030-27588-0
  • Fax: 030-27588221
  • Office hours: 8:30am-12:30pm, 14:30pm-18:00pm Monday-Friday
  • Website: http://www.china-botschaft.de
  • Email: de@mofcom.gov.cn

Note: This information was last updated on Jan.27, 2011. See the embassy website for confirmation:http://www.china-botschaft.de/det/ Appliers can submit the visa application both at the Visa Office of the Embassy and Consulate-General.

Getting a Tourist Visa at the Visa Office of the Embassy or Consulate-General

1. Tourist (L) Visa Application

You may submit the application to the Visa Office of the Embassy or Consulate-General which holds consular jurisdiction over the districts where you live in. You should apply your visa in person and can not entrust someone else or a travel/visa agent to transact your application affairs. No appointment is required. Mailed application is not accepted.

Documents Required

A passport (with at least 6 months validity and at least on blank visa page), a neatly filled out L visa form, a 2 inch passport style photo, the round-trip air tickets and hotel bookings.

Fee and Payment Method

Visa Fees (EUR)

Category of visa Countries and Fairs
German citizen American citizen Romanian
citizen
Other country citizen
visa Fairs Single-Entry Visa 30 115 90 30
Double-Entry Visa 45 110 50
Multiple-Entry Visa (must use within 6-months) 60 190 70
Multiple-Entry Visa (must use within 12-months) 90 100

Note: the rush service charges an additional fee of 30 eur for per visa and the expressive service is more 20 eur for per visa.

Payment Method: you can only pay the visa fee by cash when you collect your visa.

Processing Time

The normal processing time is 4 working days. The expressive service is 2 working days. The rush service provides visa pick-up at the same day.

Visa Pick-Up

Visas can be picked up on the pick-up date specified in the receipt. The receipt must be presented. You should pick up your visa in person.

2. Where to Apply

You need to choose the Visa Office of the Embassy or Consulate-General which holds consular jurisdiction over the districts where you live. See figure below. Addresses, etc. follow the office hours info.

Office Hours

The embassy and the consulates generally have the same visa section office hours. 09:00–12:00, Monday to Friday (except Chinese and Germany holidays)

Holidays Schedule in 2011

The embassy and the consulates generally have different holiday schedules. If the consulate has no its own holiday schedule, it will follow the embassy’ schedule.

Holidays of the Embassy: New Year's Day, Spring Festival, Easter Monday, International Labor Day, Ascension, Whit Monday, Mid-Autumn Festival, Chinese National holiday, Christmas Day.

Holidays of the Consulate General in Hamburg: New Year's Day, Spring Festival, Easter Monday, International Labor Day, Ascension, Dragon Boat Festival, Mid-Autumn Festival, Chinese National holiday, Christmas Day.

Holidays of the Consulate General in Munich: Spring Festival, Easter Monday, International Labor Day, Ascension, Corpus Christi, Mid-Autumn Festival, Chinese National holiday, Christmas Day.

Holidays of the Consulate General in Frankfurt: Spring Festival, Good Friday, International Labor Day, Chinese National holiday, Christmas Day, New Year 2012.

The Chinese Embassy Visa Office

  • Districts covered: Berlin, Brandenburg, Mecklenburg–Vorpommern, Sachsen, Sachsen–Anhalt, Thuringen
  • Website: http://www.china-botschaft.de
  • Address: Markisches Ufer 10, 10179 Berlin, Germany
  • Office hours: 09:00–12:00, Monday–Friday (except Chinese and Germany holidays)
  • Tel: +49–030–27588572(Manned Service between 3:00pm–5:00pm, Tuesday and Thursday), 27588525
  • Fax: +49–030–27588520
  • E-mail: chinaemb_de@mfa.gov.cn

Consulate-General of the People’s Republic of China in Hamburg

  • Districts covered: Hamburg, Bremen, Niedersachsen, Schleswig-Holstein
  • Website: http://hamburg.china-consulate.org/det/
  • Address: Elbchaussee 268, 22605 Hamburg
  • Office hours: 09:00–12:00, Monday–Friday (except Chinese and Germany holidays)
  • Tel: +49–40–82276018(Visa), 82276011(Pass), 82276012(Notarization) Manned Service between 3:00pm–5:00pm, Tuesday and Thursday
  • Fax: +49–40–82276022
  • E-mail: chinaconsul_ham_de@mfa.gov.cn

Consulate-General of the People’s Republic of China in Munich

  • Districts covered: Bayern
  • Website: http://munich.china-consulate.org
  • Address: Romanstr.107, 80639 Muenchen
  • Office hours: 09:00–12:00, Monday–Friday (except Chinese and Germany holidays)
  • Tel: +49–89–17301618(Pass, Notarization), 17301612(Visa) Manned Service between 3:00pm–5:00pm, Tuesday and Thursday
  • Fax: +49–89–17301623
  • E-mail: chinaconsul_mu_de@mfa.gov.cn

Consulate-General of the People’s Republic of China in Frankfurt

  • Districts covered: Nordrhein–Westfalen, Rheinland–Pfalz, Hessen, Baden–Württemberg
  • Website: http://frankfurt.china-consulate.org
  • Address: Mainzer LandstraBe 175, 60326 Frankfurt am Main
  • Office hours: 09:00–12:00, Monday–Friday (except Chinese and Germany holidays)
  • Mobile Phone Out of Office Hours: +49–15117129744
  • Tel: +49–69–75085534(Visa), 75085548(Passport), 75085549(Notarization) Manned Service between 3:00pm–5:00pm on Monday and Wednesday
  • Fax: +49–69–75085510
  • E-mail: consulate_frankfurt3@hotmail.com

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