Electronic visa to Russia for foreign citizens
An electronic visa (hereinafter referred to as "e-visa") is a new type of a visa document based on which nationals of certain countries сan enter Russia without obtaining an ordinary visa (stamp in passport).
There can be the following types of an e-visa: tourist, business, humanitarian.
To obtain a Russian e-visa you need:
- Fill in our online form to request an e-visa to Russia
- Submit a medical insurance policy
- Upload one personal photo in JPEG format (with the 35x45 cm aspect ratio)
You will your e-visa within 5 calendar days via email.
Important: The validity period of an e-visa is up to 30 days starting from the date of issue. The permitted stay in Russia on an e-visa is up to 8 days from the date of entry within its validity period. An e-visa can be only single-entry.
The validity period and/ or permitted stay on an e-visa cannot be extended!
To request a Visa invitation to Russia please use Invitation to Russia tab.