British Embassy in Athens, Greece

British Embassy in Athens
1, Ploutarchou str
106 75 Athens


Consular enquiries only
(Not for visa or passport enquiries)

+30 210 7272 600

Urgent assistance
If you’re in Greece and you urgently need help, call +30 210 7272 600. If you’re in the UK and concerned about a British national in Greece, call 020 7008 1500.

Opening hours
Consular section
Open to the public by appointment only:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9am to 1pm.

Telephone enquiries:
Monday to Friday, 8am to 3pm

+30 210 7272 720


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What the embassy cannot do for you
The embassy cannot:
• Help you enter a country, if you don’t have a visa or your passport is not valid.
• Pay any bills or give you money (in very exceptional circumstances, which you’ll have to pay back).
• Make travel arrangements for you, or find you work or accommodation.
• Make business arrangements on your behalf.

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