Russian e-Visa Information

eVisa for Russia

Electronic Visa or eVisa for Russia, is an electronic permit for traveling purposes. The Russian Federation Government authorizes the e-Visa. It means that you are allowed to go to Far Eastern Federal District, Leningrad Oblast, Kaliningrad Oblast, or Saint Petersburg. The idea behind promoting eVisa was to deduct the extra delays at the immigration office. Also, to avoid the requirement of showing any other documents to prove the purpose of your trip.
Application for Russian Visa online is eligible only for passport holding foreigners from the eligible countries. The eVisa for Russia is valid for only 30 days from the day of approval. In which you can stay not more than eight days starting from the date of your arrival.
To apply for electronic visa to Russia, you have to fill our online application form and let us do the rest of the work for you before the trip. Your Russian eVisa will be connected to your passport but we strongly suggest to print out approved Russian visa.

Who needs eVisa for Russia?

Most travelers who hold a passport required to have a Russian visa for entering the country.
But the type of Visa depends on the purpose of visit and visit duration. Well, now the applicants who are going for short term stays can get the eVisa by applying for it online.
Currently, Russian eVisa is allowing the visitors to travel Far east regions, St. Petersburg, Leningrad regions, Kaliningrad oblast region. eVisa is basically intended for these reasons –

  • Business
  • Tourism
  • Sport relations
  • Humanitarian reasons
  • Scientific and technical relations
  • Cultural relations

However, not all countries are eligible if you are applying for the eVisa. Make sure to check if your country is suitable for Russian eVisa or not. There are more than 54 countries in eligible criteria, including countries like Austria, Belgium, China, India, France, Greece, Japan,Mexico, etc.
Due to political issues with countries like the UK, Canada, and the United States, these countries are not eligible for applying Russian eVisa.

What are requirements for Russian eVisa?

  • Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months from the date you applied for an e-visa and free space for border crossing stamps
  • Medical insurance for the duration of your stay is mandatory
  • Passport photo taken within last six months (you can take passport photo in out application)
  • Valid email address

Eligible countries for Russian eVisa

Russian eVisa for citizens of France
Russian eVisa for citizens of Spain
Russian eVisa for Germans
Russian eVisa for citizens of Brunei
Russian eVisa for Japanese
Russian eVisa for citizens of San Marino
Russian eVisa for Vatican passport holders
Russian eVisa for citizens of Cyprus
Russian eVisa for citizens of Liechtenstein
Russian eVisa for Estonians
Russian eVisa for citizens of Malta
Russian eVisa for citizens of Indonesia
Russian eVisa for Mexicans
Russian eVisa for Lithuanians
Russian eVisa for citizens of Monaco
Russian eVisa for citizens of Greece
Russian eVisa for citizens of Bahrain
Russian eVisa for citizens of Qatar
Russian eVisa for citizens of Finland
Russian eVisa for Ireland
Russian eVisa for citizens of Palau
Russian eVisa for Bulgarians
Russian eVisa for citizens of Kuwait
Russian eVisa for citizens of Romania
Russian eVisa for Serbians
Russian eVisa for citizens of Norway
Russian eVisa for citizens of Algeria
Russian eVisa for citizens of Slovenia
Russian eVisa for citizens of Turkey
Russian eVisa for citizens of Slovakia
Russian eVisa for Latvians
Russian eVisa for citizens of Netherlands
Russian eVisa for citizens of Czech Republic
Russian eVisa for citizens of Luxembourg
Russian eVisa for citizens of Denmark
Russian eVisa for Polish citizens
Russian eVisa for Chinese
Russian eVisa for citizens of Italy
Russian eVisa for citizens of Portugal
Russian eVisa for citizens of Switzerland
Russian eVisa for Austrians
Russian eVisa for citizens of Belgium
Russian eVisa for citizens of South Africa
Russian eVisa for citizens of UAE
Russian eVisa for Croatians
Russian eVisa for citizens of Iceland
Russian eVisa for Indians
Russian eVisa for citizens of Malaysia
Russian eVisa for citizens of Singapore
Russian eVisa for citizens of Sweden
Russian eVisa for citizens of Thailand