Do I need a Visa to travel to Russia?

Citizenship: US Citizen
Traveling to: Russia

A visa is required for Americans traveling to Russia. Getting a Russian Visa takes two to three weeks. The Embassy of the Russian Federation in Washington, D.C. recommends U.S. citizens apply for a three-year multiple-entry tourist visa.

Before applying, travelers need to have an invitation to Russia from a host person or organization such as a hotel or tour operator.

Applications and requirements for travel visas are available Mobile Visa.

When filling it out, list all the areas in Russia you’re planning on visiting — the U.S. State Department says that American citizens could face arrest by Russian authorities if they enter a restricted area. A passport picture is required. specializes in traveling visas to all countries. We offer help with processing Russian visas including expedited visa service with the option to receive visa in five to seven business days. Mobile Visa counts with a team of dedicated first class concierge specialist who will help you from beginning to end in your visa process.