TO TRAVEL TO RUSSIA, MOST FOREIGN NATIONALS ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE AN ENTRY VISA
There are several types of Russian Visa, the appropriate one is selected according to the purpose and duration of the planned trip. Please complete Visa application form online, otherwise the Visa Application Service Center will not accept the application. To start filling the application form please click here:
PLEASE PREPARE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION FOR FILLING THE APPLICATION FORM:
- Passport details
- Name of host organization/inviting party
- Number of your previous visits to Russia and date of your last trip to Russia (if any)
- Points of destination
- Name of the insurance company (travel insurance should be valid in Russia)
- Name of employer or educational establishment (with contact information).
In addition to the above you will need passport photo and a statement given by your insurance company, which confirms that you have insurance valid for travel to Russia. The statement should be undersigned by an employee of the insurance company with his/her name and contact phone number (or insurance company stamp) specified. We will take care of the rest.
Don’t hesitate to contact us in case you need assistance in completing the electronic visa application form.
Usually it takes 10-40 days to obtain a Russian visa – waiting time depends on the type of visa you apply for. For example, a standard tourist visa can be obtained in 10 days, while a business visa valid for 12 months (if being obtained for the first time) is usually ready in 40 days.
There are two types of services available for all visa categories: standard and express.