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Visa-free travel to Russia as a Euro 2020 ticket holder
Posted by Alex Locker on 26 May 2021 02:20 PM

From 29th May 2021 until 2nd July 2021, travellers with FAN IDs will be allowed to enter Russia multiple times without a visa, and will also be able to leave Russia from the 29th May up to and including the 12th July 2021.

What is required to enter Russia visa-free?

  • A FAN ID – either a laminated FAN ID or an electronic one
  • A valid passport or some other form of valid identity document authorised by the Russian authorities
  • A negative Covid-19 PCR
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Russian Visa Application Centre UK Working Schedule - March 2021
Posted by Alex Locker on 02 March 2021 10:56 AM

While direct flights from the UK to Russia are suspended until 17th March 2021, the Russian Visa Application Centres and Consulates in the UK are operating and it is still possible to apply for visas.

Please note: there may be changes to working hours at short notice for the submission and collection of passports at the Russian Visa Application Centre.


Effective 1st March 2021, the Russian Visa Application Centre in London will open for applicants
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Russia introduces new Russian E-visa scheme
Posted by Andrew Glenister on 04 January 2021 12:20 PM

As of 1st January 2021, Russia has introduced a new e-visa scheme for foreign nationals looking to visit the Russian FederationThis will apply to nationals
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Extension of document validity for foreign nationals in Russia [Update]
Posted by Andrew Glenister on 04 January 2021 11:39 AM

Update - 15th December 2020

Following the closure of borders and quarantine measures, the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has
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Russia-Belarus Common Visa Update
Posted by Andrew Glenister on 17 December 2020 11:31 AM

As of 19th June 2020, Russia and Belarus signed an agreement on the mutual recognition of visas which would allow those holding a visa for one of these countries to enter, leave, and stay in the other
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