Step-by-step instruction on applying for a Russian visa.

Step 1

Select the type of visa you require at the  «Visa Types» based on the purpose of your visit to Russia, and familiarize yourself with the list of required documents and the guidelines for filling out the application form.

Step 2

Prepare the set of required documents, in accordance with the requirements for the selected type of visa.

Step 3

Fill out electronic visa application on the website of the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

Step 4

Select the closest Visa Center for submitting your application:

  • Visa Center IFS (New Delhi);
  • Visa Center IFS (Mumbai);
  • Visa Center IFS (Chennai);
  • Visa Center IFS (Kolkata).

Step 5

Print out the completed application form and sign it. 

Step 6

Submit your documents and the visa application form to the selected Visa Center after scheduling an appointment.