Visas to Russia

"Russian Connections is your white glove visa service."

Getting a visa on your own can be a difficult and time-consuming process involving getting an invitation, traveling to a Russian Embassy, waiting in long lines, and delays due to missing information or documents.

By using our agency, we can expedite the process conveniently with full service and support at every step of the way, and ensure all applications are filled correctly and all documents are in order. This includes the procurement of an official Tourist Voucher/Invitation approved by the Ministry of Tourism along with your visa from the Russian Embassy.
Please follow the directions below carefully in order to expedite the process.

Step 1. Documentation

For all citizenship’s, please obtain the following:

Additional Requirements

Step 2. Visa Prices & Processing Fees

Please add all prices and fees per traveler.

Processing Fees

Step 3. Visa Application

SAVE YOURSELF A LOT OF TIME AND STRESS.
LET US FILL-OUT AND SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION WITH THE RUSSIAN CONSULATE.

You must also obtain

  • Born in Russia and emigrated before 1992: a copy of your Naturalization papers or a copy of your U.S. entry visa
  • Born in a Former Soviet Republic: your valid or expired passport or other proof of emigration from your country of origin.
We will direct you to the Russian Consulate website to fill out their form. Please follow our instructions in this section for entering information on their form. If you have your own invitation, you will need it to complete the form. The Russian Consulate page will open in a new window, so you can keep following the instructions here. Click the button below to begin.



  1. For the web site password use MOSCOW1
  2. Print or write down your Application ID#.
  3. For Tourist Visas, enter the following:
    • Purpose of Visit (section): TOURISM
    • Purpose of Visit: TOURISM
    • If we are providing your invitation:
      • Organization: UTS
      • Address: Moscow
      • REF#: 002069
      • CONF: 0
  4. For Business Visas, enter the following:
    • Purpose of Visit (section): BUSINESS
    • Purpose of Visit: BUSINESS
    • If we are providing your invitation:
      • Organization: VIMPEL
      • Location: MOSCOW
  5. Be sure to list your last place of work and place of study. Do not leave these blank.
  6. For the place you are staying:
  7. For Visa Issuing Office: VFS WASINGTON DC

    Step 4. Payment & Order Form

    PAYMENT

    ORDER FORM
    Please fill out the Russian Connections Order Form.

    Step 5. Delivery

    MAIL OR DELIVER THE FOLLOWING TO OUR OFFICE:
    OUR ADDRESS:
    Russian Connections
    1160 Battery St. East, Suites 100
    San Francisco, CA 94111
    VISA SUPPORT
    Russian Connections can provide you with the visa support documentation both for tourist and business visas.
    With your visa support documentation, you can apply for the visa on your own. You can also You can then apply on your own.
    VISA SUPPORT PRICES
    TOURIST VISA SUPPORT – Coming soon
    BUSINESS VISA – Coming soon
    For the best deals, call toll free: 1-877-RUS-CONN OR 1-877-787-2666 or email visas@russianconnections.com