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Visa To Russia from Switzerland

04 January 2017

Swiss citizen should make a visa to enter the territory of Russia.
The procedure of making visa to Russia from Switzerland is relatively simple.
It’s enough to collect a package of documents, submit it to the Swiss embassy or Russian Federation consulate and pay visa fee. 
There are several types of visa to Russia, which depend on the purpose of visit. The list of possible visa types includes:

  • Tourist visa for sightseeing and travelling to Russia;
  • Private visa for meeting with friends and relatives;
  • Business visa for attending conferences and business meetings;
  • Work visa for those who are invited for a job.

The period of stay in Russia and number of entries depend on visa type. When documents are submitted as part of a visa application process consular and service fees are to be charged in the Russian Visa Centre.

The consular fee is charged by the consulate for consideration of the visa application. The consular fee may differ according to the category of a visa, a type of a visa, a number of entries into the country required and the applicant's nationality. The current consular fee for tourist visa is 45 CHF and service fee is 28 CHF.

Visa to Russia from Swaziland

Type of visa The price Processing time Validation period
Tourist visa invitation 160$ 24 hours 1 - 30 Days
Business visa invitation 696$ 15 Days 3 Months
725$ 15 Days 6 Months
754$ 15 Days 12 Months
Private visa to Russia Why We do not recommend using a private visa?

Embassy of the Russian Federation in Berne, Switzerland