Russia Visa application center In China
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Step1

KNOW YOUR VISA TYPE

  • Before applying for your visa to Russia, applicants should decide the visa subclass under which they wish to lodge their visa application.

Step2

HOW TO APPLY

  • Carefully check the requirements, documents and procedures in agreement with the category of visa you want to apply for.

Step3

AFTER SUBMISSION

  • When your passport is ready to be collected, you may come to the Visa Application Centre with your visa fee receipt and a copy of your passport.

Tourist VISA

It is applicable in case you are travelling for tourism..Tourist visa- visa with the following purposes of travel: «tourism», «automobile tourism», «aim tourism», «tourism hunting»
Common tourist visa is issued to foreign citizens for a short-term stay in the country for the purpose of tourism (going to cultural events, excursions, sight-seeing).
It is issued on the basis of the duly executed contract on rendering tourist services and confirmation of acceptance of the foreign tourist by a Russian organization conducting tour operator activity.
It entitles visitors to enter the country in order to conduct brief business negotiations, attend exhibitions, auctions and medical consultations or examinations. In such cases, in order to confirm that the foreign tourist is expected, “aim-tourism” should be put in the field “purpose of visit”, and the visa will be issued for the number of days required in order to attend the event, as shown in the accommodation confirmation (but no longer than 30 days). As a rule, such visa is not issued for 30 days.
Tourist visa can be valid for a single or double entry.
Double entry tourist visa is issued to foreign citizen only in cases when, according to the documents, the tourist plans to visit other states neighboring Russia during their visit to the country (countries of the near abroad (CIS, Baltic states)) or states from which they will return through the Russian territory. The route must be stated on the tourist’s ticket (or on the confirmation of approval of a foreign tourist, issued by the Russian organization hosting the tourist), but not on the tour operator’s voucher (contract on rendering tourist services).
The maximum length of stay while travelling to Russia on a tourist visa is 30 days.
Visa fees and processing time options are mentioned for Chinese citizens. The other country nationals can check the visa fees and the terms applicable for them directly at the Visa Application Centre or through our call centre.
All address and phone number details can be found on our «Contact Us» page.
Please note that not all visa applications can be processed urgently. The possibility of express and urgent procedures depends on multiple factors, such as applicant’s citizenship, visa category, number of entries, type of invitation letter, etc.
For details, please refer to the fee schedule.
Logistic Fee
Service Charge for Visa Application – 240 RMB per person
To make your visa application journey more comfortable, please avail benefits of our optional Additional Services.
Please Note:
The applicable visa fee in RMB is as per the current exchange rate. The same is subject to change without notice.
1.Original valid passport along with the copy of the main page( passport should have at least 2 blank pages intended for visa, passport should have one year and half of validity since the date of issued visa)
2.One color photograph (3.5 cm x 4.5cm)
3.Printed visa application form(https://visa.kdmid.ru/);
4.Invitation letter issued by the Russian Regional authorities of the Ministry of Internal Affairs or by the Russian Ministry of the Foreign Affairs (telex)
5.Certificate of AIDS test (an original and its copy). The AIDS certificate should be valid for 3 months since the issued date
6.For the third countries (do not include Chinese people) the copy of the visa or the permit to stay in the foreign country for more than 90 days.
7.The European countries should provide a medical insurance policy valid within the entire period of stay in Russian Federation (the minimum amount of cover must be EUR 30,000) or the guarantee written by the organization or by the legal person which confirms the cover of all the medical expenses of the applicant during the entire period in Russian Federation.
1.All photos must meet the requirements listed below. If these requirements have not been met, the applicant will have to deliver a new photo that meets the requirements. The photo requirements are the same for children as for adults.
2.The photo should be 3,5×4,5 cm ( One color photograph with white background) with the full-face facing the camera directly, the glasses cannot be coloured and without head-dress( the head-dress is allowed for the foreign citizens whose nationality or religion required to wear a head-dress with the condition that the foreign citizens in the passport photo also wear the head-dress).
All the applicants are required to complete the Visa Application Form online before submitting the applications in the Visa Application Centre.

Helpline:010-64669122
Helpline Timings:08:30 to 15:30 from Monday to Friday (except on public holidays)
Address: Xiao Guan No.56, Dongzhimen Wai Xie Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing, 100010
Application submission timings: 09:00 to 15:00 from Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Passport retrieval timings: 15:00 to 17:00 from Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Email:Rusvisa.Bj@sinovisa.org

Helpline:021-65965805
Helpline Timings: 08:30 to 15:30 from Monday to Friday (except on public holidays)
Address: 4/F, Jiushi Commercial Building, No. 213, Middle Sichuan Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, 200002 China
Application submission timings: 09:00 to 15:00 from Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Passport retrieval timings: 15:00 to 17:00 from Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Email:Rusvisa.Sh@sinovisa.org

Helpline:020-38761152
Helpline Timings: 08:30 to 15:30 from Monday to Friday (except on public holidays)
Address: E Floor 9, Goldsun Building, No. 109 Tiyuxi Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou, China 510620
Application submission timings: 09:00 to 15:00 from Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Passport retrieval timings: 15:00 to 17:00 from Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Email:Rusvisa.Gz@sinovisa.org

Helpline:024-23988808
Helpline Timings:09:00 to 17:00 from Monday to Friday (except on public holidays)
Address:Room 3806, Xia Gong City Plaza, No. 209-2 Youth Street, Shenhe District, Shenyang, China 110004
Application submission timings: 09:00 to 15:00 from Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Passport retrieval timings: 15:00 to 17:00 from Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Email:Rusvisa.Sy@sinovisa.org

Helpline:39900318
Helpline Timings:09:00 to 17:00 from Monday to Friday (except on public holidays)
Address:Room 2428, 24/F,Sun Hung Kai Centre, 30 Harbour Road,Wan Chai , Hong Kong
Application submission timings: 09:00 to 15:00 from Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Passport retrieval timings: 15:00 to 17:00 from Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Email:Rusvisa.Hk@sinovisa.org