An emergency situation has been declared in Estonia due to the pandemic spread of the coronavirus in the world.

From 17 March there will be a temporary restriction on entry to Estonia for foreign nationals who do not hold an Estonian residence permit or right of residence, or have family members in Estonia. Foreigners are allowed to transit Estonia on the way to their home country if they do not show symptoms of COVID-19. At the border control travel documents and medical symptoms will be checked.There are no restrictions on exiting the country.

We care about your and everyone’s health. For this reason and in order to stop the spread of the coronavirus and flu, we kindly ask you to seriously consider whether coming to the representation is essential, and refrain from doing so if you are not feeling well, suspect that you or a family member has become infected, or you or a family member has been in an area of the coronavirus epidemic in the past 14 days. Thank you for your understanding!

In addition to previous measures, restrictions on movement are in force in Estonia from 14 March in line with the emergency situation.

On 17 March 2020, applications for Schengen visas and long-stay visas to Estonia can no longer be submitted at representations and visa centres of external service providers. This also applies to Schengen visa applications that are processed by Estonia on behalf of another member state.

Further information

Estonian Embassy in London

44 Queen’s Gate Terrace
Embassy’s location on a map ( )

Visa and passport information:

Tel: +44 (0)20 783 85 388

The visa and passport information phone line is open:
Monday: 2 pm – 5 pm
Tuesday to Friday: 10 am – 1 pm

Visa appointments can only be booked over the phone 0207 838 53 88.
For Consular Section services please book an appointment over the phone 0207 838 53 88 or online.

General contact information:

Tel: +44 (0)20 758 93 428
Fax: +44 (0)20 758 93 430

Twitter: @estembassyuk

The embassy is closed on Saturdays, Sundays and on public holidays in Estonia and in Britain.

Embassy Staff

HE Ms. Tiina Intelmann Ambassador
Ms. Siiri Liivandi Deputy Head of Mission (Political Affairs)
Mr. Priit Masing Tel: +44(0)20 78385383
Counsellor (Economic and Commercial Affairs)
Ms. Kadri-Liis Turton Tel: +44 (0)20 783 85 390
Mob: +44 (0)7920 197 993
Public Relations Specialist
Col. Eduard Kikas Defence Attaché
Ms. Kersti Kirs Tel: +44(0)20 78385386
Cultural Counsellor
Mr. Andreas Heiki Pant Mob:+ 44 (0) 750 865 8091
Enterprise Estonia UK Branch Trade Adviser
Ms. Ellada Hainla PA to the Ambassador
Ms. Pilleriin Meidla Secretary
Mr. Olev Vunder Administrative Officer