Office Hours and Appointments

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Contact Information/Address

1330 Post Oak Blvd., Suite 1850
Houston, TX 77056

See location on map (Mapquest)

Phone 713-627-7770

Fax +49 30 1817 672 21

Email:  info@houston.diplo.de

The Consulate General can be reached by phone from Monday to Thursday from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm and on Friday from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Outside office hours in a case of emergency you can reach the on-call duty of the German Embassy in Washington, here

You can reach our visa and passport hotline at the following times: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday between 1.30 pm and 3pm..

Admittance to the German Consulate

Please note: Admittance to the Consulate will be by appointment only.

For security reasons you are kindly asked to keep your luggage to a minimum when coming to the Consulate. Please do not bring suitcases or large bags and backpacks.

The Consulate General reserves the right to refuse entry to customers with bulky luggage. There is no temporary storage facility for such pieces of luggage.

Fee-based visitor parking is available in designated spots in the parking garage. Please follow the visitor parking sign.


Please note: Admittance to the Consulate will be by appointment only.

All appointments must be booked through our online appointment booking system. If you cannot find an appropriate category, please check if your request requires a personal attendance or if it can be resolved by email or mail. For questions, please contact the consulate by email: info@houston.diplo.de

Online Appointment System

Inquiry to the Consulate concerning consular matters

Information about consular service can be found here

For detailed information and case related questions that are not answered on our website you can send us an email:

Questions about passports:  pass@hous.diplo.de

Questions about visa:  visa@hous.diplo.de

For all other questions:  info@houston.diplo.de

Please note that case related questions will be answered by email only. Please name in your email your full name and your date of birth.

Official Holidays

The German Consulate General in Houston will be closed on the following German and American Holidays:


New Year's DayJanuary 1

Martin Luther King Day
January 18

International Women's DayMarch 8

Good FridayApril 2

Easter MondayApril 5

May 24

Memorial Day
May 31

Independence DayJuly 5

Labor DaySeptember 6

Day of German UnityOctober 3

Thanksgiving DayNovember 25

Christmas DayDecember 25

2nd Day of ChristmasDecember 26

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