Germany Embassy and Consulates in South Korea
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Germany may close on the following South Korean and German holidays in 2021/2022:
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 weeks, 4 days|
|St. Stephen's Day||Sunday, December 26||2 weeks, 5 days|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 weeks, 4 days|
|Three King's Day||Thursday, January 06||1 month|
|Korean New Year Holiday||Monday, January 24||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Korean New Year||Tuesday, January 25||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Korean New Year Holiday||Wednesday, January 26||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Fasching||Thursday, February 24||2 months, 2 weeks|
|March 1st Movement||Tuesday, March 01||2 months, 3 weeks|
|International Women's Day||Tuesday, March 08||3 months|
1. How many German Embassies/Consulates are there in South Korea?
Germany currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in South Korea including Seoul and Pusan.
2 - Do South Korean citizens need a visa for Germany?
Citizens of South Korea (holders of regular passports) can travel to Germany for without having to apply or obtain a German visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of German embassies in South Korea?
The German representative offices in South Korea will be closed in observance of the following South Korean and German holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Day (DE & KR) Sat, Dec 25, 2021 (2 weeks, 3 days)
Time in Germany vs South Korea
Berlin, Germany time is 8:00 hours behind Seoul, South Korea