All About Your Visas
Embassy of the Republic of Hungary, London and Edinburgh will accept applications from residents of the United Kingdom.

Visa application can be submitted in person by the Applicant only.

Groups and families – each applicant is required to provide individual sets of complete documents.

Processed applications can also be returned by DX Securemail courier at an additional cost of 14.80 per passport.

Note – once notification has been received that the passport is ready for collection; applications processed in London may be collected in person by the applicant from Monday to Friday between 16:00 and 17:30. However, applications processed in Edinburgh will incur a mandatory courier change of 14.80, as there is no facility for collection of passports from the Edinburgh office.

Applicants have the option of paying their visa fees by Credit/Debit card (only at the Visa Application Centre) or Postal Orders in the name of "Hungary Visa Application Centre". Fees in Cash will also be accepted. Cheques will not be accepted.

Schengen Visa Information:

A Schengen visa has to be obtained from the Embassy of the country where the MAIN PURPOSE OF TRAVEL lies. Therefore, please check your travel plans before applying at the Hungary Visa Application Centre in London or Edinburgh.

In case of travel to multiple Schengen countries, please apply to the Embassy of the country where you will be staying for the maximum number of days. If the number of days to be spent in multiple countries is the same, you must apply to the embassy of the country which will be your first point of entry.

If you plan to apply for a Schengen visa at the Hungary Visa Application Centre, your main destination and the maximum period of stay in the Schengen States must be in Hungary only. Please provide proof to support this information.

A Schengen visa is valid for

Austria Belgium
Denmark Finland
France Germany
Greece Iceland
Hungary Luxembourg
Netherlands Norway
Portugal Spain
Sweden Switzerland
Poland Slovak Republic
Hungary Slovenia
Czech Republic Malta
Latvia Lithuania

Please note it is NOT the policy of the Embassy of the Republic of Hungary to deliver multiple entry visas for tourism purposes.

The Hungary Visa Application Centre will accept your application but cannot guarantee a visa as the decision to issue a visa and its duration is made by the Embassy of the Republic of Hungary in London only.
Applications will be accepted by appointment at the below mentioned address:


66 Wilson Street, London
EC2A 2BT London
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Edinburgh Visa Application Centre,

1 Rennie’s Isle
EH6 6QT Edinburgh – Leith
Location Map

Visa applications must be submitted in person and by appointment only.

Please be aware that there is no car parking facility at this location, so applicants are advised to look out for public car parking facilities. Alternatively applicants may use the public transport (Lothian buses 11, 22, 35 and 36) to the Ocean Terminal bus stop, which is the closest to the visa application centre.

Along with the visa fees, there is a service charge of £24.00 (inclusive of VAT) applicable per visa application.

Coin -operated Photocopier and Photo Booth are available for your use at the London centre, should you require it.

Note: Diplomatic passport holders and applicants having invitations from ICTP, Trieste, FAO, United Nations, ILO, have to contact directly the Embassy of the Republic of Hungary, United Kingdom