Walter J. Lindner, German Ambassador to India
After traveling to India as a 20-year-old with a backpack and a lot of time, the country and its people have remained close to my heart. Everything has come full circle and now I can intensify the very close relations between our two countries.Walter J. Lindner, German Ambassador to India
Address, Opening Hours, Emergency Contact Number & Holiday List
German Embassy New Delhi
(0091-11) 44199 199
(0049-30) 1817 67238
Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, P.O. Box 613, New Delhi 110001, India.
No. 6/50G, Shanti Path, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110021.
Opening hours - Embassy
Monday - Thursday: 08:00 - 17:00 Hrs
Friday: 08:00 - 14:00 Hrs
Consular Services: Monday - Friday 08:30 - 11:30 Hrs (Window No. 4*)
*For services like, authentication of signatures, attested copies, pension matters etc.
It is not permitted to carry any mobile electronic devices, cameras, luggage, weapons and/or any dangerous objects inside the Embassy premises including the Visa and Consular Section.
Administrative / consular district
India as well as Bhutan
Consular districts for India:
States of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Uttar Pradesh, Uttaranchal, Union Territories Chandigarh, Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Minicoy and Amindive.
How to reach us in cases of emergency
Emergency Service Telephone (only outside office hours): (+91) 98 1000 4950
Please remember the difference in time between India and Germany (+3 1/2 hrs. in summer and +4 1/2 hrs. in winters) and that this number is to be dialled only in case of emergency involving German citizens!
Visa enquiries of foreign nationals do not qualify as an emergency and cannot be processed.