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The foreign citizen having the complete set of documents required for application for a Russian visa, can either submit documents to one of the Russian visa application centres without prior appointment, or at the nearest consular establishment of the Russian Federation by prior appointment only. Appointments have to be booked online. Documents required for application […]

Dear Travellers! Please read carefully the following guidelines.  Foreign citizens can be denied entry at a border crossing point if an E-visa application form is filled incorrectly. Please follow the instructions carefully when filling in your name and surname.  If characters of the national alphabets (such as Ä, Ö tai Å) are used in the […]

Вниманию российских граждан! Российский визовый центр в Хельсинки (Länsisatamankatu 24, 00220 Helsinki) оказывает содействие гражданам в первичной подготовке документов и заполнению заявлений о выдаче заграничных паспортов для последующего представления заявителями лично в консульский отдел Посольства. Обращаем внимание, что визовый центр оказывает квалифицированную помощь в составлении заявлений о выдаче паспорта, но не принимает решений по существу консульских вопросов. […]

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Russia visa service centres will be closed on the following public holidays of Russia Federation and Finland. Please note that closures may be subject to change at short notice. Date Day Holidays  1-8 January 2020   Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday  In lieu of New Year  24 February 2020 Monday In lieu of Defender […]

Disclaimer The Embassy of Russian Federation in Finland has entered into the contract with the company “TWI Services” for visa related services in Helsinki, Turku and Lappeenranta.  Russia Visa Application Centre  is the service provided by the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Finland, rendered by the TWI Services Oy  in Helsinki, Turku and Lappeenranta. […]

Russia Visa Application Centres commence operations on 9th of January 2018 in Helsinki, Lappeenranta and Turku. This new procedure does not only avoid queuing and waiting lists but also focuses on delivering the visa within a short period of time. This service is available to all nationals resident in Finland who wish to apply for […]