Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Beijing

Diplomatic representation of Saudi Arabia. Information on consular services of the Saudi Embassy in Beijing. Visa applications, passports, consular statements, legalisation of documents and more.

Ambassador: H.E. Mr. Yahya A. S. Alzaid
Address: No. 1, Bei Xiao Jie, San Li Tun
Postal Code: 100600
Tel: (+86)10 6532 4825, 6532 5325, 6532 4818, 6532 4834
Fax: (+86)10 6532 5324
Military Attaché's Office
Address: 8-1-61 Ta Yuan Diplomatic Office Building
Tel: (+86)10 6532 5862
Fax: (+86)10 6532 5859

Visa Information of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has very strict visa rules and the procedure for approval is a bit complicated. Mainly, there are three kinds of visas: for foreign Pilgrims and Muslims (Haji and Umrah), Visit Visas (Family Visit, Business Visit, Diplomatic and Official Visa) and Employment Visa. Haji Visa will be started to issue from Mid-Shawwal until 29th Dhu Al-Qudah of each year. Umrah visa will be issued from the beginning of the month of Safar to the beginning of the month of Ramadan.

Special Notice for Chinese Citizens

  1. Saudi Arabia's laws against drug trafficking are strictly enforced. The violators will be punished severely, death penalty may be included. Those who enter with a great deal of Chinese medicine are suggested to bring their doctors' prescriptions.
  2. Don't enter Saudi Arabia with alcohol drinks and pork. If discovered, the products will be confiscated and destroyed. Meanwhile, the carrier will be arrested and fined heavily.
  3. Don't bring any pornographic books and audio-video products when entry. If discovered, your video disks, removable hard disks and other multimedia carriers will be withheld by the customs.
  4. Those who hold Israeli passports are required to replace their passports. If you refuse to replace your passport, you shall not be allowed entry.
  5. No photo-taking in public or tourist attractions. Without permission, you can't take photos for Arabian people, especially for women.