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Visa support

Considering the difficult epidemiological situation and border crossing restrictions imposed by different countries, we kindly ask you to:

– start your visa procedures in advance,

– check with the Consulate of the Russian Federation the conditions for entering the Russian Federation from your country. The situation is constantly changing due to the lifting of anti-COVID restrictions. Please follow the information on the website of the Consulate of the Russian Federation in your country.

Required documents

In order to apply for standard single-entry or double-entry tourist visas, you must provide the following documents:

1.

Original tourist voucher – a booking confirmation issued by a hotel or any other accommodation registered in the federal list of tourist entities

2.

Original passport that has at least 2 blank visa pages and is valid for a period of at least 6 months after the applied visa expires

3.

Online application form filled in Russian or English on the website visa.kdmid.ru, printed and signed by the applicant personally  

4.

Colour photograph – please see Photo Specifications section

5.

Certificate of medical insurance valid in the Russian Federation and covering the entire period of travel

Russian Visa Center

Congress participants living in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, India, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Turkey, UAE, UK and the United States for a visa can apply to the Russian Visa Application Center.

Visa-free entry

For residents of some countries, a visa is not required to enter the territory of the Russian Federation. Familiarize yourself with the current TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR THE ENTRY OF CITIZENS OF FOREIGN STATES TO THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

  • Abkhazia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Andorra
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Belarus
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Vanuatu
  • Venezuela
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Kuwait
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Liechtenstein
  • Luxembourg
  • Malaysia
  • Malta
  • Mexico
  • Monaco
  • The Netherlands
  • North Macedonia
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Qatar
  • Romania
  • San Marino
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Serbia
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Turkey
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Vatican

ATTENTION! PCR-test rule for foreign passengers arriving to Russia

To enter the territory of the Russian Federation, a foreign citizen must provide, at the time of registration and boarding the aircraft, a medical document (in Russian or English) confirming the negative result of the PCR test for coronavirus, performed no earlier than two calendar days (48 hours) prior to arrival on the territory of the Russian Federation.

Andorra

Antigua and Barbuda

Argentina

Aruba

Australia

Austria

Bahamas

Bahrain

Barbados

Belgium

Bermuda

British Virgin Islands

Brunei

Canada

Cayman Islands

Channel Islands

Chile

Croatia

Curacao

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark

Estonia

Faroe Islands

Finland

France

French Polynesia

Germany

Gibraltar

Greece

Greenland

Guam

Hong Kong

Hungary

Iceland

Ireland

Israel

Isle of Man

Italy

Japan

Kuwait

Latvia

Liechtenstein

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Macao

Malta

Monaco

Netherlands

New Caledonia

New Zealand

Northern Mariana Islands

Norway

Oman

Palau

Panama

Poland

Portugal

Puerto Rico

Qatar

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Martin

San Marino

Saudi Arabia

Seychelles

Singapore

Sint Maarten

Slovakia

Slovenia

South Korea

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

Taiwan

Trinidad and Tobago

Turks and Caicos Islands

United Arab Emirates

United Kingdom

United States

Uruguay

U.S. Virgin Islands

Angola

Bangladesh

Bhutan

Bolivia

Cabo Verde

Cambodia

Cameroon

Congo

Djibouti

Egypt

El Salvador

Georgia

Ghana

Honduras

India

Indonesia

Ivory Coast

Kenya

Kiribati

Kosovo

Kyrgyzstan

Laos

Lesotho

Mauritania

Micronesia

Moldova

Mongolia

Morocco

Myanmar

Nicaragua

Nigeria

Pakistan

Papua New Guinea

Philippines

Sao Tome and Principe

Solomon Islands

Sri Lanka

Sudan

Swaziland

Timor-Leste

Tunisia

Ukraine

Uzbekistan

Vanuatu

Vietnam

West Bank and Gaza

Zambia

Afghanistan

Benin

Burkina Faso

Central African Republic

Chad

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Ethiopia

Gambia

Guinea-Bissau

Guinea

Haiti

Liberia

Madagascar

Mali

Mozambique

Nepal

Rwanda

Sierra Leone

Tajikistan

Tanzania

Togo

Uganda

  • Andorra
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Aruba
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Bahamas, The
  • Bahrain
  • Barbados
  • Belgium
  • Bermuda
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Canada
  • Cayman Islands
  • Channel Islands
  • Chile
  • Croatia
  • Curaçao
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Faroe Islands
  • Finland
  • France
  • French Polynesia
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Guam
  • Hong Kong SAR, China
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Islands
  • Isle of Man
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Korea, Rep.
  • Kuwait Spain
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macao SAR, China
  • Malta
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • New Caledonia
  • New Zealand
  • Northern Mariana
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Palau
  • Panama
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • San Marino
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Seychelles
  • Singapore
  • Sint Maarten (Dutch
  • part)
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • St. Kitts and Nevis
  • St. Martin (French part)
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan, China
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Uruguay
  • Virgin Islands (U.S.)
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Angola
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bangladesh
  • Belarus
  • Belize
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • Bulgaria
  • Cabo Verde
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo, Rep.
  • Costa Rica
  • Côte d’Ivoire
  • Cuba
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt, Arab Rep.
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eswatini
  • Fiji
  • Gabon
  • Georgia
  • Ghana
  • Grenada
  • Grenadines
  • Guatemala
  • Guyana
  • Honduras
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iran, Islamic Rep.
  • Iraq
  • Jamaica
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Kosovo
  • Kyrgyz Republic
  • Lao PDR
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Libya
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mexico Tuvalu
  • Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
  • Moldova
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Morocco
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nicaragua
  • Nigeria
  • North Macedonia
  • Pakistan
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Samoa
  • São Tomé and Principe
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Solomon Islands
  • South Africa
  • Sri Lanka
  • St. Lucia
  • St. Vincent and the
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Tonga
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Ukraine
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Venezuela, RB
  • Vietnam
  • West Bank and Gaza
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
  • Afghanistan
  • Benin
  • Burkina
  • Burundi
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Congo, Dem. Rep
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Faso
  • Gambia,
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Haiti
  • Korea, Dem. People’s
  • Liberia
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mali
  • Mozambique
  • Nepal
  • Rep.
  • Rwanda
  • Sierra Leone
  • Somalia
  • South Sudan
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • The Niger
  • Togo
  • Uganda
  • Yemen, Rep.