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Russia

Responsible Office

Responsible Office

Please send all your documents to our office in:Bern

Obtaining visas (COVID19)

Obtaining visas (COVID19)

The following regulations apply to visa application and entry into Russia regarding COVID19:

  • An additional original COVID form must be submitted with each application.
  • The time for obtaining the visa can currently take between 7 - 10 working days.
  • Entry is only possible by direct flight from Switzerland or with transit via Germany.
  • Upon entry, a negative PCR test result must be presented, which is not older than 48 hours. The result must be in Russian or English language.
  • For travelers traveling to Russia with a Working Visit Visa, quarantine is required for 2 weeks upon arrival

Business

Business

1 Application form
Dully filled and original signed. Please choose as place of application Russian Visa Centre Bern (online Form)

Original passport
Valid for at least six months beyond return date

1 COVID form
Dully filled and original signed (download)

1 passport photo
Biometric and in color (see photo criteria)

Please note that the photos cannot be older than 6 months.

Official invitation

Order the invitation simply here via AVS

Proof of insurance
The proof must include:

  • Valid for Russia or Worldwide
  • Validity / Duration
  • First name / name of the applicant
  • Repatriation & Disease
  • Date of birth

Residence permit
If necessary, a copy of the applicant´s residence permit valid for Switzerland or Liechtenstein

Working Visit

Working Visit

1 Application form
Dully filled and original signed. Please choose as place of application Russian Visa Centre Bern (online Form)

Original passport
Valid for at least six months beyond return date

1 COVID form
Dully filled and original signed (download)

1 passport photo
Biometric and in color (see photo criteria)

Please note that the photos cannot be older than 6 months.

Telex invitation

Order the telex simply here via AVS

Proof of insurance
The proof must include:

  • Valid for Russia or Worldwide
  • Validity / Duration
  • First name / name of the applicant
  • Repatriation & Disease
  • Date of birth

Residence permit
If necessary, a copy of the applicant´s residence permit valid for Switzerland or Liechtenstein

Tourist

Tourist

1 Application form
Dully filled and original signed. Please choose as place of application Russian Visa Centre Bern (online Form)

Original passport
Valid for at least six months beyond return date

1 COVID form
Dully filled and original signed (download)

1 passport photo
Biometric and in color (see photo criteria)

Please note that the photos cannot be older than 6 months.

Official tourist voucher

Order the voucher simply here via AVS

Proof of insurance
The proof must include:

  • Valid for Russia or Worldwide
  • Validity / Duration
  • First name / name of the applicant
  • Repatriation & Disease
  • Date of birth

Residence permit
If necessary, a copy of the applicant´s residence permit valid for Switzerland or Liechtenstein

Processing time

Processing time

Standard: 5 - 10 working days
Express: 4 working days
Super-Express: within 24 hours

Information

Information

The Super Express processing is usually not possible for tourist visa.

Documents

Documents

Application form

Online

COVID form

PDF

Order form

PDF

Pricelist

PDF

Our locations

(Please do not use as delivery address for registered mail)

Office Zurich >

AVS allvisumservice GmbH
Gartenstrasse 15
CH - 8302 Kloten

Office Bern >

AVS allvisumservice GmbH
Eigerstrasse 66
CH - 3007 Bern

Office Geneva >

AVS allvisumservice GmbH
Rue des Falaises 10
CH - 1205 Geneva