Reopening of the consular services


The Consular Office of the Embassy of Hungary in Sofia has resumed it’s consular services with the following limitations and restrictions:


Please be advised, that for Hungarian citizens (apart from a few cases), the majority of the services are already available.


Please note, that complying with the following rules is obligatory:


  • No walk in visits will be honored. Prior appointment required;
  • Wearing your protective mask is obligatory at all times;
  • Usage of hand sanitizer upon entry (found in consular waiting room);
  • Fully pre-filled application form (filling of forms is not allowed on the spot);
  • Fully prepared documentation;
  • Only one client (or family) at a time can enter the building.


The entry of applicants not meeting the above requirements will be denied.


Visa applications can only be submitted in the following cases:

  • freight transport (with restrictions);
  • priority national economic interest;
  • crisis management tasks, health emergency response and the provision of essential services (eg. doctors, researchers);
  • special circumstances/cases (death, family sickness, other vis maior cases) that require pre-qualification and approval from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs;
  • requests for entry for transit purposes in Hungary;
  • applications submitted by an EEA citizen’s family member;
  • residence permit applications (D-visa)


Please call to get more information on the above mentioned visa categories.


All appointments have to be secured by email, at anytime at:

or by phone +359 2 963 1135