Tourist visas are issued for a period not exceeding 30 days.
For a Tourist Visa the following documents are required:
1. Tourist voucher from host travel agency or hotel (original or copy);
2. Tourist confirmation from host travel agency or hotel (original or copy);
3. Valid national passport (original only, with two free visa pages). It must be valid no less than six months after the visa expiration date;
4. Visa application filled in online, printed and signed by the Applicant with a photo affixed to it;
5. One colour photo (35 x 45 mm, clear front view picture against white background, without eyeglasses) affixed to the visa application;
6. Medical insurance certificate valid in Russia and covering the entire intended stay period in Russia.
The certificate should carry:
- name and the family name of the insured person;
- contract number;
- travel dates;
- explicit mention of travel to the Russian Federation;
- coverage of illness, accidents and repatriation (at least 30.000 USD).
Processing delay: 4-10 business days, express – 1-3 business days.
Visa fee is paid by bank card on the day of application at the Consular Section.
No appointment needed.