How long does it take to obtain a Russian Visa? When to start? Where to go? These and many more questions are being asked by Canadian travelers when they decide to spend their next vacation in Russia.
Unfortunately for travelers, there is a quite long list of countries, whose citizens need a travel visa to Russia. Canada is one of them. From Anyvisa’s huge experience in this industry, we can summarize and highlight 5 most asked questions that travelers might have before their trip to Russia.
You can either do it yourself or with professional assistance. In the first case, you will need to contact Russian Consulate by yourself and follow their instructions on how to get a Russian Visa. However, if you decide to go with professional help, you will save your time and make the entire visa process less stressful. Anyvisa specialists provide with a comprehensive consultation and make sure that your documents are in a right order and fully meet the Consular requirements.
It will depend on the type of visa you are applying for. If you are applying for a Tourist visa to Russia, you will need:
In some cases, the Consulate may request some additional documents.
Invitation Letter from Russia is an official document requested from the hotel where the foreign traveler is going to stay, or from travel agency authorized by the Federal Agency for Tourism of the Russian Federation. Also, if you need a Tourist or Business Invitation Letter, Anyvisa is here to help you with those. You can place your order here.
It depends on the emergency, when you apply for your Russian Visa. Regular visa process takes 21 business days. However, if you have an unexpected trip or you simply forgot to check if you need a visa to Russia, there is a rush process available. It would be more expensive, but it takes just 4-5 business days.