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Russia to suspend flights with Turkey from April 15 to June 1

Russia to suspend flights with Turkey from April 15 to June 1

Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Russia will suspend flights with Turkey from April 15 to June 1 due to risk of importing new coronavirus infection. Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Tatyana Golikova announced this on Monday. The Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation stressed that there are two flights per week on reciprocal basis: Moscow – Istanbul, Istanbul – Moscow. Read
Croatia resumed issuing tourist visas for Russians

Croatia resumed issuing tourist visas for Russians

Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Croatian visa centers in Russia from April 5 began accepting documents for tourist visas in 19 Russian cities. TourDom.ru informed about resumption of accepting applications for tourist visas to Croatia. Read
Russia to resume regular flights with six countries

Russia to resume regular flights with six countries

Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Since April 1, Russia to resume regular international flights with six countries. The emergency operations center to prevent the importation and spread of new coronavirus infection in the Russian Federation in agreement with Mikhail Mishustin informs that it was decided to resume regular international flights with Germany, Venezuela, Syria, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Sri Lanka. Opening of the airspace on a reciprocal basis is planned from April 1, 2021. Read
UK international flight ban in place until July

UK international flight ban in place until July

Tuesday, March 23, 2021
The Times reported that the UK government plans to extend the ban on international flights until July. It is also mentioned that a new fine of up to 5 thousand pounds sterling for those travelling overseas. Read
Tourists can enter Bulgaria from May 1

Tourists can enter Bulgaria from May 1

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Bulgaria will open the summer tourist season on May 1. The country's tourism ministry notes that a number of measures will be followed. On March 15, security measures were approved for operation of hotels, cafes, restaurants and entertainment venues. The government plans to discuss digital green certificates for tourism. Read
Spain to introduce vaccination passports for tourists

Spain to introduce vaccination passports for tourists

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
The Spanish government introduces a vaccination passport as one of the first countries. Minister of Industry, Trade and Tourism of Spain Reyes Maroto stressed that this measure is needed to attract tourists to the country. They plan to revive summer tourism. Read
Cities of Russia, the UAE and Italy will be connected by flights

Cities of Russia, the UAE and Italy will be connected by flights

Tuesday, March 2, 2021
The Federal Air Transport Agency held a regular meeting of interdepartmental commission on admission of carriers to international flights. Read
Slovenia allowed entry for Russian citizens

Slovenia allowed entry for Russian citizens

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
The Slovenian authorities allowed opening of borders for citizens from Schengen countries and Russian citizens in a test mode. Citizens should have a certificate of a negative PCR test for coronavirus made 2 days before the trip. Read
Russia extends flight suspension with UK

Russia extends flight suspension with UK

Thursday, February 18, 2021
Russia has extended suspension with the UK until March 16 inclusive. This was announced by the emergency response center for preventing the import and spread of the new coronavirus infection in Russia. Read
Russia to restore international passenger traffic with Belarus

Russia to restore international passenger traffic with Belarus

Thursday, February 11, 2021
The communication of passenger trains with Belarus, interrupted due to the spread of coronavirus, is resumed. Read
Russia to resume regular flights to Greece and Singapore

Russia to resume regular flights to Greece and Singapore

Wednesday, February 3, 2021
The emergency response center for preventing the import and spread of the new coronavirus infection in the Russian Federation has decided to resume international flights to two countries from February 8, 2021. It was reported on the website of the Government of the Russian Federation on January 28. Read
Suspension of e-visas

Suspension of e-visas

Wednesday, January 27, 2021
Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a law on the introduction of unified electronic single-entry visa for short-term travel for foreign citizens with tourist, business, guest and humanitarian purposes. Read

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