The Spanish Consulate in London covers the southern counties of the UK, Crown Dependencies and British Overseas Territories. So if you live in East Anglia, the South East or the South West, you’ll need to go to the Spanish Consulate in London to apply for a Spanish residency visa.
Locations Served by the Spanish Consulate in London
England – Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Bristol, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, East Sussex, Essex, Gloucestershire, Greater London, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Isle of Wight, Isles of Scilly, Kent, Norfolk, Oxfordshire, Somerset, Suffolk, Surrey, West Sussex, Wiltshire.
British Overseas Territories (BOT’s) & Crown Dependencies – Anguilla, Bermudas, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Guernsey & Jersey, Montserrat, Pitcairn Islands, St Helena & Ascension Island, Turks & Caicos Islands and all other BOT’s.
Address of the Spanish Consulate in London
20 Draycott Place,
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Tel: (+44) 020 7589 8989 / Fax: (+44) 020 7581 7888
Opening Hours and Contacting the Spanish Consulate in London
The Spanish Consulate in London is accessible by appointment only. It lists its opening times as Monday to Friday 9:15am until 2:30pm, however appointments for visa applications are on Tuesdays and Fridays only, with first appointments at 8:30am and last appointments at 2:15pm.
Whilst it does have a contact number it is pretty much impossible to get through and speak to someone. It provides email address for contact.
Read our guide on how to Book an Appointment for a Visa Application at the Spanish Consulate in London.
Services for Spanish Nationals in the UK
Getting to the Spanish Consulate in London
Driving to the Spanish Consulate in London is not recommended. Driving around central London is a challenge, finding parking is not easy and there’s the Congestion Charge. If you do drive, there are parking options within walking distance of the Consulate. You should research your options before setting out.
Trains, the Tube and Buses are the ideal way to get to and around London. Victoria is the nearest main train station is Victoria and the closest underground station to the consulate is Sloane Square.
There are a number of buses that stop near to the Spanish Consulate in London: 11, 19, 22, 137, 211, 319, 360, 452, C1.
If you’re travelling to London by train you can buy a Travelcard for bus and tube travel when you book your train ticket.
Other Spanish Consulates in the UK
If the area that you live in is not covered by the Spanish Consulate in London, you will need to go to one of the other Spanish Consulates in the UK.
Spanish Consulate in Manchester – Central & Northwest England (except Cumbria), Wales & Isle of Man
Spanish Consulate in Edinburgh – The North of England, Scotland and Northern Ireland
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