Invitations and visas to Russia

Invitations and visas to Russia Электронная виза в РФ
Приглашения и визы в РФ E-visa to Russia

Getting an invitation is the first step in the process of getting a Russian visa. Along with the other supporting documents it has to be handed in in one of the consular offices or application visa centers of the Russian Federation. The exact list of required documents may vary depending on the country and may be sent over upon request made preferably by e-mail. Please use the following e-mail for making a request:

The invitations to Russia are basically divided into two major groups: touristic ones (up to 30 days of stay) and business ones (up to 5 years of stay).

There are also private invitations (the ones from a relative or a friend), which are issued by the departments of Federal Migration Service on the territory of Russia.

Touristic invitations

Invitation type Price
Single-entry up to 14 days of stay (2 weeks) 30 euro
Single-entry up to 30 days of stay (1 month) 40 euro
Double-entry up to 30 days of stay (1 month) 55 euro
Single-entry up to 30 days of stay (1 month)

for the citizens of the countries with immigration risk

upon request

(depending on the citizenship)

List of required documents:

Time required for issuing a touristic invitation may vary from several hours to two business days.

In order to place your order, please send an e-mail to

Business invitations

Business invitations are available only for the applicants currently employed. The price varies according to the invitation period and applicant’s citizenship and visa history and is calculated upon request.

List of required documents:

  • Passport scan (the expiration date must be at least 6 months longer than the one of the expected visa)
  • Filled in questionnaire (download here)
  • Work reference (required for the visa application process itself after the invitation has been issued)

Business invitations are usually sent over as scan copies. However, they are also available in paper copies. The price slightly differs and additional courier services costs may apply.

In order to place your order, please send an e-mail to

Visa to Russia

We offer services connected with the preparation for visa applicationprocess, which includes checking the list of requireddocuments, filling in application forms, making appointments etc. The final list of documents depends on the citizenship of the applicant and his/her place of residence. The price is calculated individually upon request.


Bear in mind that a foreigner must be registered on the territory of the Russian Federation within 7 days upon arrival. It is usually carried out by the hotel he/she is staying in or by the company which invited him/her over. However, any person may register a foreigner at his/her private address by contacting the nearest post office.