Covid Entry Check: Russia Travel Restrictions

This Russia dashboard provides you with information on travel restrictions, quarantine on entry, Covid-19 cases, entry requirements and green lane updates.

Overview
  • Partially Open
  • No Quarantine
Last reviewed on 26 Oct 2021, 18:40PM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
245,983
-1.31% (last 7 days)
ACTIVE CASES
505,292
4.73% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Spouse & Children of Citizens/PRs, Other Residents (pass holders), Business Travellers, Transit, the following travellers may also enter:
• Nationals and residents of countries listed in greenlanes may enter if arriving from a country listed in greenlanes
• Students with a written approval issued by their university. The approval must have been submitted to the Federal Security Service of the Russian Fed. by the university
• Until 31 October 2021, guests and participants of FIA Formula 1 race with an invitation letter issued by the Organization committee. They must be on the list sent by the Ministry of Sports of the Russian Fed. to the Federal Security Service of the Russian Fed.
• Until 10 October 2021, participants and guests of The International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) with an invitation letter issued by the Organization committee.

Other important information:
• Travellers arriving from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Moldova (Rep.), Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued at most 3 days before arrival. The test result must have a green QR code obtained in the app 'Traveling without COVID-19'.Flights from Tanzania to the Russian Fed. are suspended.

What to expect in Russia?

📝 Before your trip

You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
For more information: https://www.rospotrebnadzor.ru/upload/авиаАнкета%20RUS.docx
You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a negative PCR test from an accepted establishment.
Your Certificate must be within 3 days of your arrival.
For more information: https://www.aeroflot.ru/ru-en/covid-19

🛬 On Arrival

On Arrival you will be required to complete a test for Covid, with the cost borne by the traveller.

😷 Quarantine details

There is no current quarantine requirement

🛂 Travel restrictions

There are routes that have Green Lanes with fewer restrictions, see below.
There are no routes that have greater restrictions at this time.

✅ Greenlane Agreement
Kazakhstan
Travellers flying directly from this country may enter and are subject to Russia's entry protocols
United Kingdom
Nationals and residents of this country may enter Russia if arriving from a country listed in greenlanes
Japan
Travellers flying directly from this country may enter and are subject to Russia's entry protocols
Turkey
Nationals and residents of this country may enter Russia if arriving from a country listed in greenlanes
Tanzania
Nationals and residents of this country may enter Russia if arriving from a country listed in greenlanes
Other GreenLanes are available from
Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Cuba, Iraq, Kenya, Slovakia, Spain, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, South Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Bahrain, Dominican Republic, Moldova, North Macedonia, Portugal, Qatar, Hong Kong, Macao, SAR China, Taiwan, Andorra, Colombia, Denmark, Djibouti, Kuwait, New Zealand, Peru, South Africa, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, United States, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam
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