Electronic visa to the Russian Federation

From October 1, 2019, citizens of 53 foreign countries can obtain an electronic visa to enter the Russian Federation through air, sea, car and pedestrian checkpoints located in Far Eastern Federal District, Kaliningrad District, St. Petersburg and  Leningrad Districts.

An electronic visa is valid for entry into the Russian Federation and exit from the Russian Federation only through checkpoints across the State border of the Russian Federation located in Far Eastern Federal District, Kaliningrad District, St. Petersburg and Leningrad Districts.

An electronic visa is a single entry and is issued for a period of 30 calendar days, starting from the date of issue. The permitted stay in the Russian Federation on an electronic visa is up to 8 days, starting from the date of entry, within its validity period. The validity period of an electronic visa and (or) the permitted stay period for it are not subject to extension.

Additional information: electronic-visa.kdmid.ru