Embassy of Portugal in Abu Dhabi

Jurisdiction Area: UAE / Kuwait / Iraq



Business hours

Consular Section: Sunday to Thursday

Presential: 8:30 am - 1:30 pm

By phone: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm


Visas Informations

 NOTICE: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the application for Schengen Visas is currently restricted. Concerning National Visas  (to Portugal), the service has already been resumed for all kinds of national visas (employment, studies, among others),  through VFS Abu Dhabi and Dubai.

You can apply for a Schengen Visa in one of the Portuguese Visa Application Centres in the United Arab Emirates, with location in Abu Dhabi and in Dubai. This service is available for citizens legally residing in the United Arab Emirates who wish to apply for a visa to Portugal.

Please refer to a Portuguese Visa Application Centre to apply for a Schengen Visa or press here for more information.

For additional information please visit the official website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for visa issues.


Online Appointments



Other Appointments


To schedule other services, check the information available at the desired Consular Service.


More newsNews

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The Embassy of Portugal in Abu Dhabi will be closed between the 19th and 22nd July on the occasion of the celebration of Eid Al Adha

For Portuguese citizens only: in case of emergency please contact: +351 21 792 9714

The Embassy will resume its operations on the 30th of June.


Embassy of Portugal
Marina Park Office, Villa A42,
Abu Dhabi
Unted Arab Emirates

+971 (0)265 05541 (General)
+351 217 929 714 (Emergency)
abudhabi@mne.pt (General)
vistos.abudhabi@mne.pt (Visa)

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