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Finland to open border with Russia from June 30

Finland to open border with Russia from June 30

Monday, June 20, 2022
The Finnish authorities plan to open border for Russian tourists from June 30. Read
Ban on flights extended to the south of Russia until June 18

Ban on flights extended to the south of Russia until June 18

Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviatsia) has extended the regime of temporary flight restrictions to 11 Russian airports in central and southern Russia until June 18. Read
Russia to lift entry restrictions for foreigners from June 14

Russia to lift entry restrictions for foreigners from June 14

Monday, June 6, 2022
The Russian authorities are lifting all entry restrictions for foreign citizens from June 14 arriving by sea and air. Read
Italy Visa Application Center in Russia

Italy Visa Application Center in Russia

Thursday, June 2, 2022
The Italian Visa Application Center in Russia started working again as usual after the stoppage of acceptance of documents due to the inability to pay the consular fee. Read
Lifting covid restrictions in Italy

Lifting covid restrictions in Italy

Thursday, June 2, 2022
Tourists can visit Italy without presenting a certificate and PCR test results. Read
Spain softened rules for entry of Russians

Spain softened rules for entry of Russians

Monday, May 23, 2022
To visit the Spanish kingdom previously, it was necessary to provide COVID-certificates recognized in the EU countries. Now tourists only need to do a PCR test or an antigen test. Read
Austria lifted all restrictions on entry into country

Austria lifted all restrictions on entry into country

Monday, May 16, 2022
Austria lifted all restrictions on the entry of foreign tourists from May 16. Country's tourism portal said that guests of country no longer need to present a vaccination certificate, a certificate of illness and a negative PCR test result. Read
Aeroflot resumed flights to India

Aeroflot resumed flights to India

Wednesday, May 11, 2022
The Russian airline Aeroflot posted information on its website that direct flights from Moscow to Delhi (India) have resumed since May 5. Airbus A330 will operate flights between the countries. Read
New law on migrants

New law on migrants

Friday, May 6, 2022
The Russian authorities have decided to adopt a new law on the entry, exit and stay of foreigners in the Russian Federation. Read
Switzerland removes COVID-19 restrictions for tourists

Switzerland removes COVID-19 restrictions for tourists

Monday, April 25, 2022
Starting May 2 tourists will visit Switzerland under old visa rules adopted before pandemic. Website of the Swiss State Secretariat for Migration states that old entry rules will apply from May 2. Read
Norway is accepting visa applications

Norway is accepting visa applications

Tuesday, April 19, 2022
Website of Norwegian Embassy reported that Norwegian visa centers in Russia have begun accepting documents for visas of all categories, except for tourist ones. Visa processing is scheduled for May. Read
Denmark and Sweden have resumed issuing of visa for Russians

Denmark and Sweden have resumed issuing of visa for Russians

Monday, April 11, 2022
Visa operator VFS Global said that Russians can apply for all categories of visas. VFS Global clarifies that restrictions are lifted and PCR tests are not needed either when entering Denmark or after leaving country. Read

Tourist visa

Tourist visa is ideal for a short-term trip to Russia (for up to 30 days) and allows to enter the country not only for the purpose of tourism but also to participate in business negotiations or visit Russian relatives and friends, etc. More...

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Business visa

Business visa is the most popular type of Russian visa for businesspeople and long-term trips.

Business visas vary in number of permitted entries (for single-, double- and multiple-entry trips) and validity period (from 30 days to 1 year and more). The complete term of stay in Russia on a business visa should not exceed 90 days within each 180 days.

Business visa is issued only on the basis of the Invitation from a Russian legal entity. The Business visa Invitation processing time and the way to submit it to the Consulate (original or copy) depend on its issuing organization (Federal Migration Service, Ministry of Foreign Affairs or a Russian organization). More...

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