Made in Germany, Diplomat's writing instruments are of exceptional quality. Each pen is carefully designed and crafted in-house with each pen quality checked, resulting in a beautifully reliable writing experience. 

Established in 1922, in Saxony, Germany, Diplomat focus on bringing exceptional writing instruments to the market. Diplomat's desire to create connections drives their designs, linking people to each other, to their emotions, thoughts, surroundings and of course to writing. Diplomat strive to provide timeless writing pieces that can be used through generations.

Diplomat offer a range of fountain, ballpoint and rollerball pens alongside mechanical pencils to meet all writing needs. Diplomat fountain pens are available in a number of nib grades including: Extra Fine, Fine, Medium and Broad. As part of their ballpoint range Diplomat also offer EasyFlow, an ink refill with a hybrid oil and gel ink and a stainless steel tip. This technology ensures a smoother flow of ink, requiring less pressure and gliding across paper. Every pen is a careful blend of science and art in keeping with the high standards associated with German design.

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Based on piston technology, combining it with a new patented sealing system by closing the cap, Nexus combines the best of yesterday and tomorrow. No more risk of running out of fuel; no more cartridges and their plastic packaging. Thanks to its unique characteristics - proven seal, no risk of leakage even on an airplane, large ink capacity.


Introducing the Diplomat Elox pen collection with a futuristic design and created with an innovative and unique double anodizing process. This collection features a black anodised aluminium body, complemented by horizontal rings of anodised aluminium.


Change the coloured ring that fits your mood ! Ideal to remember the ink colour used or just to change the style of your pen.


Inspired by aeronautical design, Diplomat’s Aero fountain pen is an impeccable feat of engineering inspired by the unmistakable shape of the 1900 Zeppelin airship. Available in a range of colours with uninterrupted lines and tapered form.


Diplomat extends its Excellence A series by a superior version: Excellence A plus. Excellence A+ is equipped with a spring-loaded clip, screw-on cap and beautiful trims with a perfectly cut teardrop clip detail. A stunning fountan pen design. 


A new generation of Excellence, in a timeless design. The evolutions have been focused on the experience of use, with a new exclusive closure system bringing great softness and durability. Available in varying colours for a beautiful writing experience.


Beautifully slim with a gloriously glossy shine, Traveller is one of Diplomat’s most elegant pens. Crafted from stainless steel accented with luxury trims, this is a sophisticated, contemporary fountain pen with a minimalist aesthetic.


 Pushing the boundaries, Diplomat's ELOX features a complex double anodising process. With familiar shape and form, the Zepplin inspired pen features a black anodised aluminium body with horizontal rings of anodised orange aluminium. 


Beautifully simple, the Diplomat Esteem has a timeless modern aesthetic perfect for any occasion. An exterior crafted solely from metal combined with a brilliant lacquer finish in varying colours results in a smooth surface, delightful to hold.



For 2021, Diplomat launched the Octopus Ink range. A lovely selection of ink colours to choose from. Housed in a perfectly designed bottle for ink convertor use. Also available from Diplomat are the refills for their roller ball and ballpoint ranges. Explore the complete range via the Diplomat brochure link below.