Address, Contact, Hours


Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany
Three Copley Place, Suite 500
Boston, MA 02116

Phone (617) 369 4900

Fax (617) 369 4940

Specific questions about Visas, as well as appointments, CANNOT be answered over the phone. Please write us an email or use the contact form on our website to get in touch with us.

Information on passport and consular/ legal matters can be answered by phone ONLY during the following times:

Monday through Thursday between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. only.

Spezifische Fragen zu Visa sowie Auskünfte zu Terminen können NICHT per Telefon beantwortet werden. Bitte schreiben Sie uns eine Email oder nutzen Sie das Kontaktformular auf unserer Website.

Telefonische Auskünfte zu Pässen und Personalausweisen sowie Rechts- und Konsularangelegenheiten können NUR zu folgenden Zeiten erteilt werden:

Montag bis Donnerstag zwischen 14:00 Uhr und 16:00 Uhr.

*We validate parking for the Copley Place Central Garage

Directions to the Consulate

See location on Mapquest

Office Hours - Consular and Legal Services

Visitors Hours

Appointments are necessary for all visitors. Visitors hours are between 9.00 am to 12.00 noon.

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Passport Section
by appointment only

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Visa Section
by appointment only

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Other Consular Services

by appointment only

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You may reach the Consulate BY TELEPHONE during the following hours:
Monday - Thursday: 8.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m.
Friday: 8.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m.

Please note!

No guns, knives or other potential arms are permitted to the Consulate office or visitor waiting area!

No pets, except service dogs, are permitted to the Consulate office or visitor waiting area!

We also ask that you do not bring luggage or bulky items to your appointment, as it is not possible for these to be stored.

Official Holidays in 2017

The Consulate will be closed on the following holidays:

January 1New Year's Day
January 16
Martin Luther King Day
April 14
Good Friday
April 17
Easter Monday
May 29
Memorial Day
June 5
July 4
Independence Day
September 4
Labor Day
October 3German Unity Day
October 31
Reformation Day
November 23Thanksgiving Day
December 24 - 26Christmas
December 31
New Year's Eve