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Travel visa for Russia - Moscow and St. Petersburg

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Travel visa for Russia - Moscow and St. Petersburg

I am considering a two to three week self-guided, solo trip to Russia, Moscow and St. Petersburg. What is the procedure for getting the necessary visas to allow me in and out of Russia?

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1. Re: Travel visa for Russia - Moscow and St. Petersburg

Please see this under. Top Questions, top right

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2. Re: Travel visa for Russia - Moscow and St. Petersburg

or alternatively check the local russian consulate

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3. Re: Travel visa for Russia - Moscow and St. Petersburg

Hi Tim,

Take a look to this free e-book, 4-5 pages where you'll find all the info that you need for your Russian Visa.

56thparallel.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/…

Good luck!

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4. Re: Travel visa for Russia - Moscow and St. Petersburg

For sure, agree 100%, also visit your local Consulate...in fact, this is the best starting place as rules can vary a bit...

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5. Re: Travel visa for Russia - Moscow and St. Petersburg

The e-book that Javi links to is a little out of date, unfortunately - particularly when it comes to the types of visas available to US citizens. Start by looking at the Top Question mentioned by Ebertsj above:

tripadvisor.com/Travel-g294459-s602/Russia:C…

This will also be helpful:

http://www.ils-usa.com/main.php

And, absolutely, look at the website for your local Russian consulate.

Edited: 24 March 2014, 03:41
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6. Re: Travel visa for Russia - Moscow and St. Petersburg

Halwimsey, as usual, tip o the hat to you! This is why we always recommend Consulate and the Top Questions as we at least try to keep these current. Thanks got your eagle eye!

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