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The AVAILABILITY of VISA-FREE entry to foreign countries for citizens of the Russian Federation, who are the owners of diplomatic, official and national passport

As at 14.11.2014
g.

Type of passport

Name
foreign State

The diplomatic

Passport

Call

Passport

General Civil

Passport

Abkhazia

Yes, up to 90 days

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Abkhazia
on mutual visa-free trips of citizens of the Russian Federation and the Republic of
Abkhazia 02.10.2009 g.

Australia

No

No

No

Austria

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Azerbaijan

Yes

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Azerbaijan
Republic on visa-free travels of citizens of the Russian Federation and
Azerbaijan Republic of 03.07.1997 g.

Albania

Yes, up to 90 days

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Albania
on mutual trips of citizens 07.04.1993 g.

Algeria

No

No

No

Angola

Yes, up to 90 days

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Angola
on visa-free travel for diplomatic and official passports from
26.02.1999 g.

Andorra

Yes, up to 90 days

No

No

Antigua and Barbuda

No

No

Yes, 30 days

unilaterally

Argentina

Yes, up to three months with multiple entry and
exit

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days
(from the date of first entry)

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Argentina
Republic on visa-free travel for diplomatic, an official or
service passports from 16.05.1994 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Argentina
Republic on visa-free travels of citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens
Argentine Republic on 11.03.2009 g.-

18.03.2009 g.

Armenia

Yes

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Armenia
on mutual visa-free trips of citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens
Republic of Armenia 25.09.2000 g.

Afghanistan

No

No

No

Bahamas

Yes, up to 90 days

unilaterally

Bangladesh

No

No

No *

*Visa for 90 days
You can get to the airport.

Validity period
the Passport-at least 6 months

Barbados

Yes, up to 28 days

unilaterally

Bahrain

No

No

No *

*the airport is
Visa

up to 14 days, with the possibility of extension up to 1 of the month.

Availability
return ticket, as well as booking hotels or meeting

Belize

No

No

No *

*single entry visa at the
30 days is issued at any point of entry at the border

Belarus

Yes

Agreement
between the Government of the Republic of Belarus, The Government Of The Republic Of
Kazakhstan, The Government Of The Kyrgyz Republic, The Government Of The Russian
The Federation and the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan on the mutual visa-free
travel of citizens from 30.11.2000 g.

Belgium

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Benin

Yes, up to 90 days

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Benin on
visa-free travel for diplomatic and official passports from
21.06.2001 g.

Bulgaria

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No *

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of
Bulgaria on mutual trips of citizens 05.03.2002 g.

Agreement between the Russian Federation and the European
community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas for citizens of the Russian Federation and
The European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of
Bulgaria on mutual trips of citizens 05.03.2002 g. with changes,
as amended by the agreement in the form of an exchange of notes by 09.03.2010 g.

* in
unilaterally

with 31. 01.2012 g. visa-free
mode enter Bulgaria for Russian citizens, with valid Schengen
Visa or permission to stay in one of the States parties to the Schengen
agreements.

Russian citizens
with the annual multiple Schengen visa have the right to enter, travel and
stay on the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria does not exceed three months within
the six-month period, from the date of first entry, no Bulgarian visa.
Citizens, having a single Schengen visa, may be in the territory of
Bulgaria during the period, specified in the visa.

Bolivia

Yes, up to 3 months with multiple entry and exit points

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Bolivia
on visa-free travel for diplomatic, an official or service passports
from 11.04.1995 g.

Bosnia and
Herzegovina

Yes, up to 90 days

Yes,

up to 30 days – travel,

official and private
travel

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina on reciprocal visits of citizens
The Russian Federation and citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina from 31.05.2013 g.

Botswana

Yes, up to 90 days

Yes, up to 90 days

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of
Botswana on visa-free travel for diplomatic and official passports from
10.02.2005 g.

unilaterally with 2006 g.

Brazil

Yes, up to 90 days

Yes, up to 90 days per period 180 days,
following the date of first entry

Agreement
in the form of an exchange of notes between the Government of the SOVIET UNION and the Government of the Federal
Republic of Brazil on the abolition of visas in diplomatic and official
passports from 16.04.1991 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Federal
Republic of Brazil to waive visa requirements for short-term
travel of citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens of the Federal Republic of
Brazil on 26.11.2008 g.

Brunei Darussalam

Yes, up to 14 days

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the State of
Brunei Darussalam on the abolition of visa requirements for holders of
diplomatic and service (official) passports in the implementation
short-term travel, exchange of notes 07.10.2009 and g 12.10.2009 g.

Burkina Faso

Yes, up to 90 days

No *

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Burkina Faso
visa-free travel for diplomatic and official passports from
02.03.2000 g.

*a visa can be issued at the airport

Burundi

No

No

No

Bhutan

No

No

No *

a visa can be issued at the airport if you have Visa approval,

a return ticket and proof of ability to pay

Vanuatu

No

No

Yes, up to 30 days

unilaterally

United Kingdom

No

No

No

Anguilla

No

No

No

Bermuda

No

No

Yes *

*Visa is not required to
short-term stay

The British Virgin Islands

No

No

No

Gibraltar

No

No

No *

*visa-free entry
If there are multiple long

(2-5-10 years) Visa Uk

Cayman Islands

No

No

No

Montserrat

No

No

No

Saint Helena, Ascension and

Tristan da Cunha

No

No

No

Pítkèrn

No

No

No

Turks and Caicos Islands

No

No

No *

*cruise passengers
courts on 1 day departure subject to the same cruise ship + with a visa
The uk visa is not required

Falkland Islands
Island

No

No

No

South Georgia and the
The South Sandwich Islands

No

No

No

Hungary

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

Yes, up to 90 days from the date of entry

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Hungary
Republic on visa-free travel for diplomatic and official passports from
14.06.2001 g.

Agreement between the Russian Federation and the European
community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas for citizens of the Russian Federation and
The European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Hungary
Republic on visa-free travel for diplomatic and official passports from
14.06.2001 g.

Venezuela

Yes, in
for 90 days, from the time of entry

Yes, up to 90
days in
each period in 180 days

Agreement
in the form of an exchange of notes between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on visa-free travel for
diplomatic and official passports from 28.06.1993 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Bolivarian
Republic of Venezuela waiver of visa formalities at the mutual travel
citizens of both countries from the 26.11.2008 g.

East Timor

No

No

No *

*Visa for 30 days
You can buy at the airport in Dili or in the port of Dili, for entry through other
City Visa online

Viet Nam

Yes, up to 90 days for short stays

Yes, up to 15 days *

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Socialist
Republic of Vietnam on conditions of mutual trips of citizens from 28.10.1993 g.

unilaterally with 01.01.2009 g.

*validity period
the Passport-at least

3 months,

*validity period
Passport with entry visa is not less than

6 months

Gabon

Yes, 90 days from the date of entry

No

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Gabonese Republic on the abolition of visas for holders of
diplomatic and official passports from 05.04.2011 g.

Haiti

No

No

No

Guyana

Yes, up to 90 days

Yes, up to 90 days

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana on visa-free travel for
holders of diplomatic and service passports and diplomatic in Russian
Guyanese passports from 03.11.2005 g.

unilaterally with 01.08.2010 g.

Gambia

No

No

No *

*tourist visa
can be issued at border crossings

Ghana

No

No

No

Guatemala

Yes, up to 3 months from the date of entry

Yes, up to 90 calendar days per period

in 180 days, from the date of first entry

Agreement in the form of an exchange of notes between
The Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Guatemala
the abolition of visas for holders of diplomatic and service passports
The Russian Federation and of the diplomatic, consular and official passports
Republic of Guatemala 24.05.1999 g.

The agreement between the
The Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Guatemala
of cancellation of visa formal duties by mutual travel of citizens
The Russian Federation and citizens of the Republic of Guatemala 22.09.2011 g.

Guinea-Bissau

No

No

No *

*a visa can be issued
at the airport

The Guinean
Republic of

Yes, during 90 days

No

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Republic of Guinea, on visa-free travel for
diplomatic and official passports from 07.01. 1998 g.

Germany

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Honduras

Yes, up to 90 days,

from the date of the visa waiver

Yes, up to 90 days

Agreement
in the form of an exchange of notes between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the Republic of Honduras on visa-free travel for diplomatic and
official passports and diplomatic and official
passports of the Republic of Honduras 21.09.1999 g.

unilaterally with 20.04.2009 g.

Grenada

Yes, up to 90 days *

*period of stay
is determined by an immigration officer

unilaterally

Greece

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Georgia

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

unilaterally with 29.02.2012 g.

Denmark

Yes, for a period of not more than

90 days per period

in 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Kingdom of Denmark
on the facilitation of the issuance of visas for citizens of the Russian Federation of the Kingdom of Denmark
27.05.2008 g.

The Democratic
Republic Of The Congo

No

No

No

Djibouti

No *

*visas are issued at the airport for a
return ticket

and sufficient funds for the stay in Djibouti

Dominica

(The Commonwealth Of Dominica)

No

No

Yes, up to 21 day *

*Tourism
If you have a return ticket

Dominican Republic

Yes, up to 90 days

Yes, up to 30 days *

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the Dominican Republic on visa-free travel for
diplomatic and official passports from 09.09.2009 g.

*If you have a tourist card, that can be
get in the embassies or consulates of the Dominican Republic or
purchased at the airport

g. Santo Domingo

(10 $ United States),

validity of passport – not less than 1 of the month

Egypt

Yes, up to 90 days

No *

Memorandum
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Arab
Republic of Egypt on visa-free travel for diplomatic, official and
special passports from 17.07.2003 g.

*visas are issued in
Airport

Zambia

No

No

No

Zimbabwe

Yes

No *

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of
Zimbabwe on visa-free travel for diplomatic and official passports from
23.01.1991 g.

*with 20.11.2007 g. You can obtain a Kyrgyz visa in paragraphs
entry

Israel

No

No

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days *

*the Passport-at least

6 months

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the State of Israel to waive visa requirements for
mutual travel of citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens of the State of Israel
from 20.03.2008 g.

India

Yes, 90 days from the date of entry

No

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Republic of India on mutual travel holders
diplomatic and service (official) passports from 03.12.2004 g.

Indonesia

Yes, up to 14 days

No *

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Republic of Indonesia to waive visa formalities
the owners of diplomatic and service passports of short-term
Travel from 01.12.2006 g.

*Visa for 30 days are available at the airport
(There is a possibility of extension for a further 30 days) at the entrance to the
travel, business and cultural, scientific, sports
exchanges, the Passport-at least 6 months

Jordan

No

No

No *

*Visa for 1 month can be found in paragraphs
crossing the border (There is a possibility of extending it to 6 months)

Iraq

No

No

No

Iran

Yes, during 30 days

No *

Memorandum of understanding between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran on visa-free travel for
diplomatic and official passports from 29.03.1993 g.

*tourist visa on 14 days is issued at the airport

Ireland

No

No

No

Iceland

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Kingdom of
Iceland visa facilitation by 24.09.2008 g.

Spain

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Canary Islands

No

No

No

Italy

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Yemen

No

No

No

Cape Verde

Yes

No *

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Republic of Cape Verde on visa-free travel for
diplomatic and official passports from 14.06.1995 g.

*Visa can be obtained at the airport

Kazakhstan

Yes

Agreement
between the Government of the Republic of Belarus, The Government Of The Republic Of
Kazakhstan, The Government Of The Kyrgyz Republic, The Government Of The Russian
The Federation and the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan on the mutual visa-free
travel of citizens from 30.11.2000 g.

Cambodia

Yes

No *

The agreement between the USSR and the NSC on
visa-free regime for the citizens of both States, responsible travel
diplomatic or service passports from 17.03.1988 g.

*at the airport you can get a tourist visa to the 30
days

(with the possibility of extension) and business visa to 3 months

Cameroon

No

No

No

Canada

No

No

No

Qatar

No

No

No

Kenya

No

No

No *

*Visa can be obtained at the airport

Cyprus

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

Yes, 90 days within the calendar semester

No *

*visa-free regime
applies to air transport passengers, for transit
flights over the territory of States parties and in possession of valid documents
and flight certifying the date of departure from the airport transfer
the territory of the State of one of the parties within 24 hours of arrival.

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Republic of Cyprus on visa-free travel for diplomatic and
service passports from 08.06.2005 g.

Agreement between the Russian Federation and the European
community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas to the citizens of the Russian Federation and the European
Union of 25.05.2006 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Cyprus to
visa-free travel for diplomatic and official passports from
08.06.2005 g.

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Republic of Cyprus on the terms of travel between citizens
The Russian Federation and citizens of the Republic of Cyprus 08.06.2005 g.

Kyrgyzstan

Yes

Agreement
between the Government of the Republic of Belarus, The Government Of The Republic Of
Kazakhstan, The Government Of The Kyrgyz Republic, The Government Of The Russian
The Federation and the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan on the mutual visa-free trips
citizens from 30.11.2000 g.

Kiribati

No *

*visas are issued by
arrival in the country, define the period of immigration officers

China

Yes, no more 30 days

Yes *

No *, **

But not more than 30 days from the date of entry.

*visa-free travel:

– transit passengers – up to 24 hours on the territory of
Airport upon presentation of valid travel documents and air ticket
the entire route of flight.


members of tourist groups, According to one tourism organizations
State, can travel on the territory of another State on
valid travel documents with visas, entering and leaving groups through
border crossing points, open for bilateral and international
passenger traffic.

The term
tourist visa-free stay of citizens of one State to
territory of another State should not exceed 30 calendar days.

**72-the time
visa-free transit in Beijing and Shanghai with a visa to a third country and
ticket to final flight; also airports in Shenyang, Dalian,
Beijing, Guangzhou, Chengdu

The agreement between the
The Government Of The Russian Federation and
The Government of the people's Republic of China to facilitate the travel of citizens of
26.04.2014 g.

The agreement between the
The Government Of The Russian Federation and
The Government of the people's Republic of China to facilitate the travel of citizens of
26.04.2014 g.

The agreement between the
The Government Of The Russian Federation and
The Government of the people's Republic of China to facilitate the travel of citizens of
26.04.2014 g.

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the people's Republic of China on visa-free travel group
travel from 29.02.2000 g.

Special
administrative region of Hong Kong S.A.R.

PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC of CHINA

Yes, up to 14 days

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the SAR of Hong Kong S.A.R. of CHINA, about
mutual cancellation of visa requirements for citizens of the Russian Federation and
permanent residents of the SAR Hong Kong S.A.R. of CHINA from 23.04.2009 g.

Special
administrative region of Macau S.A.R.

PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC of CHINA

Yes, up to 30 days

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the SAR of Macau S.A.R. China
mutual cancellation of visa requirements from 19.06.2012 g.

The DPRK

Yes, 90 days

No

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on mutual
travel of citizens from 24.01.1997 g.

Colombia

Yes, 90 days

Yes,

no more 90 days per period 180 days
(from the date of first entry)

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of
Columbia on abolition of visas for holders of diplomatic, service or
official passports from 26.11.1997 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of
Colombia on visa procedures of cancellation when you travel
citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens of the Republic of Colombia on
24.09.2010 g.

The Comoros

No *

*visas are issued at the airport of arrival.

On arrival the owners of diplomatic passports
You should notify the MINISTRY of FOREIGN AFFAIRS of the Comoros over the Comorian Embassy

Republic Of The Congo

No

No

No

The Republic Of Korea

Yes, during 90 days from the date of entry

Yes, up to 90 days

Yes, up to 60 days

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Korea
on the abolition of visa formalities
for holders of diplomatic passports from 21.09.2004 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Korea
the mutual abolition of visas for holders of official/official passports from
17.10.2006 g.

The agreement between the

The Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of
The Republic of Korea on mutual abolition of visa requirements; from 13.11.2013 g.

Costa Rica

Yes, up to 3 months with multiple entry and exit points

Yes*

unilaterally

With 12 April 2014 g.

*up to 30 days with
travel, business, other objectives, In addition to profit,
proof of a return ticket, confirmation

the solvency of the
calculation 100 $. per month

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Republic of Costa Rica on the abolition of visas for holders of
diplomatic and official passports from 16.10.1997 g.

Côte d-Yvoire

No

No

No

Cuba

Yes, up to 30 days

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Cuba on the
the conditions of mutual trips of citizens of both countries from the 03.12.1993 g.

Kuwait

No

No

No *

*- a visa can be issued at the airport if you have
original invitation, a return ticket and a certificate of no criminal record;

– a passport should not stamp,
followed by the State of Israel;

– unmarried women should be accompanied by
men.

Laos

Yes, up to 30 days

with the right multiple entry-exit

Yes, up to 15 days *

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Lao
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea on mutual travel of citizens from
29.11.2004 g.

unilaterally with 01.09.2008 g.

*the Passport-at least

6 months as of the date of entry

Latvia

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No *

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

*to resolve the local
cross-border movement of, duration of stay up to 90 days during the period 180
days

Lesotho

No

No

No

Liberia

No

No

No

Lebanon

No

No

No *

*tourist or
private visa for up to 30 days are available at the airport

Libya

No

No

No

Lithuania

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Liechtenstein

No

No

No

Luxembourg

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Mauritius

No

No

Yes, up to 60 days *

*in the tourist and
business purposes

unilaterally with 01.11.2012
g.

Mauritania

No

No

No

Madagascar

No

No

No *

*a visa can be issued in
Airport

Macedonia

Yes, up to 90 days

Yes, up to 90 days *,

up to 15 days

with 15.03.2011 g. **

*citizens of the State,
to travel into the territory of another State are
business contacts, the exchanges in science and technology,
educational, cultural, sports areas, journalistic activities,
short-term training, treatment, as well as visits to relatives or
friends, Enter, come and stay in the territory of the

the other States
The visa-free for a period of not more than 90 days. The basis for the entry of citizens
is the original invitation, certified by the competent authority of the.

Tourists, Enter,
come and stay in the territory of a State without visas based on the original
contract for the provision of tourism services (voucher) and
approval of a foreign tourist for a period of not more than 30 days.

** foreign citizens,
having multiple-entry Schengen visa type "c", issued to missions
Schengen States, may enter and stay on
the territory of the Republic of Macedonia to 15 days without the need for
Macedonian visa.

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the Republic of Macedonia on the reciprocal visits of citizens
The Russian Federation and of citizens of the Republic of Macedonia 19.06.2008 g.

Malawi

No

No

No

Malaysia

Yes, up to 30 days

*validity of passport
-not less than 6 months as of the date of entry

unilaterally with 1998 g.

Mali

Yes, during 90 days from the date of entry

No

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Republic of Mali on visa-free travel for diplomatic and
service passports from 27.05.2009 g.

Maldives
Republic of

No

No

Yes, during

1 of the month

unilaterally

Malta

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Morocco

Yes, during 90 days from the date of
entry

Yes, up to 3 months

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Kingdom of Morocco on visa-free travel for diplomatic
and service passports from 15.10.2002 g.

*the term
the Passport-at least

6 months

unilaterally with
13.06.2005 g.

The Marshall Islands

No

No

No

Mexico

Yes, during 90 days

Yes *

unilaterally

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the United Mexican States on visa-free travel for
the diplomatic, official and official passports from 28.01.1997 g.

*With 1 November 2010 g. for Russians
There is a system of electronic permissions (by registering on the website
Embassy of Mexico in Russian) one entry for up to 180 days with
Tourism, business or transit.

180 days for citizens,
having a visa United States, or residence in Japan, Uk, countries
The Schengen area, Canada or the United States.

Federated States Of
Of Micronesia

No

No

Yes, up to 30 days

unilaterally

Mozambique

Yes, during 30 days from the date of entry

No *

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of
Mozambique on visa-free travel for diplomatic and official passports from
30.12.2009 g.

*Visa
You can buy at the airport

Moldova

Yes

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Moldova
on mutual visa-free trips of citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens of the Republic of
Moldova from 30.11.2000 g.

Protocol of
07.03.2006 g. to the agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the Republic of Moldova on mutual visa-free trips of citizens
The Russian Federation and of citizens of the Republic of Moldova 30.11.2000 g.

Principality of Monaco

No

No

No

Mongolia

Yes, throughout the period of accreditation

Yes,
up to 30 days *

*total period
stay of citizens without a visa must not exceed 90 days in period
180 days from the date of first entry.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Mongolia on
terms of travel between the citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens of Mongolia, from
03.09.2014 g.

Myanmar

Yes, up to 90 days with multiple

entry and exit

No *

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Union of Myanmar on the abolition of visas for diplomatic and
service / official passports from 03.07.2000 g.

*Visa for 28 days can be
available at the airport, can be extended up to 2 weeks

Namibia

No

No

Yes, up to 90 days

*Tourism

unilaterally, with 03.08.2001 g.

Nauru

No

No

No *

*visa prior to 30 days can be
available at the airport

Nepal

Yes, up to 90 days with the right
multiple

entry and exit

No *

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Kingdom of Nepal
on the abolition of visas for holders of diplomatic and official passports from
16.04.2002 g.

*visa prior to 90 days can be
get airport Tribuvan, Kathmandu;

Niger

No

No

No

Nigeria

No

No

No

Netherlands

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Caribbean Islands: Curacao, Bonejr, Saba, St. Eustatius,
the Dutch part of the island of St. Maarten and Aruba

No

No

No *

*a single-entry visa is issued
Caribbean Islands (Caribbean).

Nicaragua

Yes, during 90 days, starting from the date of entry

Yes,

on 90 days per period 180 days from the date of
entry

Agreement
in the form of an exchange of notes between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the Republic of Nicaragua on visa-free travel for diplomatic,
official and official passports from 28.11.1997 g.

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the Republic of Nicaragua to lift visa requirements for mutual
travel of citizens of the Russian Federation and of the Republic of Nicaragua
28.07.2009 g.

Niue

No

No

Yes, up to 30 days

unilaterally

New Zealand

No

No

No

Tokelau

No

No

No

Norway

Yes, for a period of not more than

90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Kingdom of
Norway on the facilitation of the issuance of visas to the citizens of the Russian Federation and the Kingdom of
Norway from 08.06.2007 g.

Svalbard

No

No

No

U.A.E

Yes

No

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the United
The United Arab Emirates concerning mutual abolition of visas for holders of diplomatic
passports

from 27.06.2010 g.

Oman

No

No

No

Cook Islands

No

No

Yes, up to 31 day

unilaterally

Pakistan

Yes, up to 90 days

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Islamic
Republic of Pakistan on visa-free travel for diplomatic and official
passports from 04.06.1994 g.

Palau

No

No

Yes, is issued at the airport for a period of up to 30 days

with the possibility of extension *

*validity of passport
-not less than

6 months from the date of entry

in a unilateral

order

Palestine

No

No

No

Panama

Yes, up to 90 days

Yes *

unilaterally

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Republic of Panama on visa-free travel for diplomatic,
official, consular, official and special passports from
20.06.1995 g.

*With 9 April 2014 g. with travel
purposes for a period of up to 6 months, the Passport not less than 3 months, for
confirmation of solvency 500 $. United States, a confirmed return ticket

Papua New
Guinea

No

No

No

Paraguay

Yes, up to 3 months

Yes,

no more 90 days during each
period in 180 days (from the date of the first arrival)

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Republic of Paraguay on visa-free travel for diplomatic
and service passports from 20.11.1995 g.

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the Republic of Paraguay on the conditions of the visa
formalities when mutual travel of citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens
Of the Republic of Paraguay 25.09.2013 g.

Peru

Yes, during 90 days from the date of entry

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days
(from the date of first entry)*

*validity of passport
-not less than

6 months

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Peru
the abolition of visas for holders of diplomatic, Office and special
passports from 14.07.1999 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Peru
of cancellation of visa formalities for mutual travel of citizens
The Russian Federation and of citizens of the Republic of Peru 13.11.2010 g.

Poland

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No *

* without visas only in the transit zone – passengers
air transport, perpetrators of overflights and documented on the
the right to enter a country of destination and ticket with a confirmed date
departure from the airport transfer within

24 hours of arrival

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the Republic of Poland on the terms of travel between citizens
The Russian Federation and citizens of the Republic of Poland 18.09.2003 g.

Agreement between the Russian Federation and the European
community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas for citizens of the Russian Federation and
The European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Poland
on the conditions of reciprocal visits of citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens
The Republic of Poland 18.09.2003 g.

Portugal

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Azores

No

No

No

Madeira

No

No

No

Rwanda

No

No

No *

*Visa with Multi-entry facility "form", you can
available at the airport. The cost- 60 $.

The "Entry form" is sent to the facility of email after
fill out the appropriate forms on the website service migration and emigration of Rwanda
www.migration.gov.rw

Romania

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

Yes, during 90 days from the date of their entry

No *

*visa-free regime of the trips to
the following categories of persons:

– air transport passengers, the perpetrators
flights in transit through the territory of Romania and the Russian Federation, When
provided, they have papers to enter the country of destination, (a)
also confirmed airline tickets on flight, departing from the same
the airport within 24 hours of arrival. This category of persons is not
may leave the territory of the airport, except in cases of, When they have

There is a special permission to do so
the relevant border authorities.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Romania on the mutual
travel of citizens from 26.08.2002 g.

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Romania on the mutual
travel of citizens from 26.08.2002 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Romania on the mutual
travel of citizens from 26.08.2002 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Romania for
changes to the agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Romanian Government on mutual travel of citizens from 26.08.2002 g.,
agreement concluded by Exchange of notes. Temporarily applied with 09.01.2012 g.

El Salvador

Yes, during 90 days from the date of entry

Yes, up to 90 days

Agreement in the form of an exchange of notes between
The Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of El El Salvador
on visa-free travel for diplomatic and official passports of citizens of the Russian
Federation and the diplomatic and official passports of citizens of the Republic of
El El Salvador from 25.01.1999, 29.01.1999 g.

in
unilaterally 20.04.2009 g.

Samoa

No

No

Yes, up to 30 days

unilaterally

San Marino

No

No

No

Sao Tome and Principe

No

No

No

Saudi Arabia

No

No

No

Swaziland

No

No

Yes, up to 30 days

unilaterally

with 12.06.2007 g.

Seychelles
Island

Yes, up to 30 days, with the possibility of extension up to 3 months

*the Passport-at least 6 months

unilaterally with 1987 g.

Senegal

No

No

No

Saint Vincent
and the Grenadines

No

No

Yes, up to 20 days

unilaterally

Saint Kitts and Nevis

No

No

No *

*It is possible to design an electronic visa
Government website

Saint Lucia

Yes, up to 6 weeks

unilaterally with 27.09.2011 g.

Serbia

Yes, up to 90 days

Yes, 30 days

from the date of entry

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Serbia
on the terms of mutual trips of citizens of both countries from the 20.02.2009 g.

Singapore

Yes, up to 30 days *

No *

*can be extended up to 90 days in Immigration
service of Singapore

*a transit visa is not required for 96 hours in the presence of
ticket 3-th country

unilaterally.

Syria

Yes, during 90 days from the date of entry

No

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Syrian Arab Republic on visa-free trips
owners of diplomatic, official and special passports issued from
19.03.2008 g.

Slovakia

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

Yes, no more 90 days

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Slovak
Republic on visa-free travel for diplomatic and official passports from
29.12.2000 g

Slovenia

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Solomon Islands

No

No

No

Somalia

No

No

No

Sudan

No

No

No

Suriname

No

No

No

United States

No

No

No

American
Virgin Islands

No

No

No

American Samoa

No

No

No

Puerto Rico

No

No

No

Guam

No

No

Yes, up to 45 days *

*If round-trip journeys

unilaterally

Northern
Mariana Islands

No

No

Yes, up to 45 days *

*If round-trip journeys

unilaterally

Sierra Leone

No

No

No

Tajikistan

Yes

Agreement
between the Government of the Republic of Belarus, The Government Of The Republic Of
Kazakhstan, The Government Of The Kyrgyz Republic, The Government Of The Russian
The Federation and the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan on the mutual visa-free
travel of citizens from 30.11.2000 g.

Thailand

Yes, in
for 90 days from the date of entry

Yes, no more

30 days *

*Passport to expire no earlier than the, than
through

6 months from the date of entry

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Kingdom of
Thailand on the mutual cancellation of visa formalities for owners
diplomatic and official passports from 17.10.2002 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Kingdom of
Thailand on the conditions of visa formalities at the mutual travel
citizens of the Russian Federation and the subjects of the Kingdom of Thailand
13.12.2005 g.

Tanzania

No

No

No *

*Visa can be obtained at the airport

The

No

No

No *

*Visa can be obtained at the airport

Tonga

No

No

No *

*Visa for 30 days are available at the airport

Trinidad and Tobago

No

No

Yes, up to 3 months

unilaterally

Tuvalu

No

No

No *

*Visa for 30 days are available at the airport

Tunisia

Yes, not
more than 90 days per period 180 days from the date of entry

No *

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Tunisia
Republic on the abolition of visa requirements for holders of diplomatic,
special or official passports from 28.06.2012 g.

*- the entry of tourists
travel vouchers, for visa-free travel for up to 1
of the month;

– validity of passport
-not less than

3-months after returning from the trip;

– obligatory condition-
the return route of entry-exit in third countries is prohibited.

Turkmenistan

Yes, during 30 days from the date of the crossing for
accredited – for the period of accreditation

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Turkmenistan on
mutual trips of citizens from 17.07.1999 g.

Turkey

Yes, during 90 days

Yes, no more 60 days *,

total period of stay should not exceed 90 days in
each period in 180 days

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the Republic of Turkey on visa-free travel for diplomatic
passports from 05.11.1999 g.

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the Republic of Turkey on the conditions of reciprocal visits of citizens
The Russian Federation and the Republic of Turkey on 12.05.2010 g.

*The decision of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Turkey no. 2013/4665 from
22.04.2013

Uganda

No

No

No *

*Visa can be obtained at
Airport

Uzbekistan

Yes

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of
Uzbekistan on mutual travel of citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens
The Republic of Uzbekistan 30.11.2000 g.

Ukraine

Yes

Yes, no more 90 days during the 180 days from the date of the first
entry

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Ukraine on the
visa-free travels of citizens of the Russian Federation and Ukraine 16.01.1997 g.

Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No. 150 from
15.02.2012 g. on approval of the extensions and renewals
or reduction of the period of temporary stay of aliens and stateless persons
on the territory of Ukraine.

Uruguay

Yes, within 3 months

Yes, up to 90 days per period 180 days from the date of
the first entry

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Eastern
Republic of Uruguay on the abolition of visas for holders of diplomatic, Office and
official passports from 13.07.1999 g.

Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and
The Government of the Eastern Republic of Uruguay on the conditions of the visa
formalities when mutual travel of citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens
The Eastern Republic of Uruguay on September 26, 2010.

Fiji

Yes, up to 30 days

Philippines

Yes, up to 90 days

Yes, up to 30 days *

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of
Philippines on the terms of travel between the holders of diplomatic and official
(official) passports from 03.08.2007 g.

*validity of passport
-not less than

6 months

unilaterally

Finland

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Aland Islands

Yes, not
more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

France

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Guadeloupe, Guiana,
Mayotte, Martinique, New Caledonia, Reunion, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Wallis and
Futuna Islands, French Polynesia

No

No

No *

*a visa-free regime of entry if the Schengen
Visa, issued by the French consular authorities,

or residence in any country of the Schengen
zone.

Croatia

Yes, the total duration of stay

during 6 months shall not exceed

90 days from the date of first entry

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of
Croatia on mutual travel of citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens
Republic of Croatia 02.03.2010 g.

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

No

No

No *

*Visa can be obtained at the airport

Chad

No

No

No

Montenegro

Yes, up to 90 days

Yes, 30 days

from the date of entry

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Montenegro on the
terms of travel between the citizens of the Russian Federation and of citizens of Montenegro
from 24.09.2008 g.

Czech Republic

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Chile

Yes, up to 3 x
months

Yes, within 3 months

Yes, up to 90 days per period 180 days
from the date of first entry

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Chile
visa-free trips on diplomatic passports from 14.02.1995 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Chile on the
the abolition of visas for holders of official Russian passports and official
Chilean passports from 04.10.2002 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Chile on the
of cancellation of visa formalities for mutual travel of citizens
The Russian Federation and citizens of the Republic of Chile 24.09.2010 g.

Switzerland

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Swiss
the Confederation

about
visa facilitation by 21.09.2009 g.

Sweden

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Sri Lanka

No

No

Yes, up to 1 month *

*a visa is permission in advance mode
online or at the airport

Ecuador

Yes, 90 days in one year

Yes, up to 90 days per period 180 days with
date of first entry

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Ecuador
on the abolition of visas for holders of diplomatic and official Russian and
diplomatic, official and special passports from Ecuador
18.02.1999 g.

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Ecuador
on the conditions of visa formalities at the mutual travel of citizens
The Russian Federation and citizens of the Republic of Ecuador 24.09.2010 g.

Equatorial
Guinea

No

No

No

Eritrea

No

No

No

Estonia

Yes, no more 90 days per period 180 days

No

No

Agreement
between the Russian Federation and the European Community on the facilitation of the issuance of visas
citizens of the Russian Federation and the European Union on 25.05.2006 g
.

Ethiopia

Yes, 90 days from the date of entry

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Federal
The Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
visa-free travel on
diplomatic and official passports from 11.12. 2002 g.

SOUTH AFRICA

Yes, during 90 days from the date of first entry

No

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of South Africa
Of waiver of visa requirements for holders of diplomatic and
service / official passports from 05.08.2010 g.

South Ossetia

Yes, up to 90 days

for accredited – on
the period of accreditation

Yes, up to 90 days

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of South
Ossetia on mutual visa-free trips of citizens of the Russian Federation and
Of the Republic of South Ossetia 01.02.2010 g.

Jamaica

Yes, 90 days, starting from the date of entry

No *

Agreement
between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Jamaica to repeal
visas for holders of diplomatic and official passports from
23.06.2000 g.

*a visa is issued at the airport 30 days

Japan

No

No

No

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