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Fingerprint scanning to be introduced for Russian visa applicants in the UK. Please click here for more information. 30 September 2014
Public Holidays in Russian Federation on 12-13 of June 2014. Please click here for more information. 17 April 2014
Delays are expected for standard service visa applications! 12 December 2013
Due to public holidays in Russia from 1st till 8th of January Russian Consulate and Russian Visa Application Centre will be closed. Our office will be closed on 25th, 26th of December 2013 and on 1st of January 2014. You still can submit the documents to our office for visas during the Russian Consulate closure times, but please note that the processing time might take longer than usual. For any queries please call us on: 02079851234 or email to: info@visitrussia.org.uk
Special Offer!!! 01 October 2013
From 1st to 4th October, you have the unique opportunity to book the best rate for flights to major cities in Europe, Russia, North America and Asia for the transportation period from 7th October 2013 to 29th March 2014. Please telephone us for the details.
Russian multiple entry business visa delays. 31 July 2013
Please note that due to technical issues with multiple entry business visa invitations, delays are expected. We apologise for any inconvenience caused by this matter. If you have any concerns, contact us on 0207 985 1234.
Due to a very high volume of applications delays are expected with Russian visas 14 May 2013
Due to a very high volume of applications delays are expected with Russian visas processing submitted for the standard service with the date of entry to Russia later than the 1st of June 2013.
The Russian Consulate is closed on 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10th of May 23 April 2013
The Russian Consulate is closed on 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10th of May. No visas can be processed on these days. Please note that due to backlog the processing time may increase, please call us for more information.
Meet the Russian National Tourist Office at the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Earls Court 31 Jan - 03 Feb 2013 16 January 2013
Russian National Tourist Office is featuring the package tours to Russia on the most famous holiday and travel show Destinations in London.
Opening the representative of St Petersburg City Tourist Information Bureau in the UK 27 December 2012
Russian National Tourist Office sings a cooperation agreement with the St Petersburg City Tourist Information Bureau
Christmas Opening Hours 18 December 2012
Next day Russian Visa application delays possible 14 June 2012
Due to large number of the applications lodges to the Russian Embassy by travellers we expect the evening deliveries to take place after 6.30pm. The documents may be collected next day from 9am or between 6.30pm and 7pm.
The Russian Consulate is closed on the 12th June 2012 08 June 2012
Plan your trip far in advance.
Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko visited the opening of the new Russian National Tourist Office 04 June 2012
The official opening ceremony took place at 202 Kensington Church Street, London W8 4DP, on Thursday, 31 May 2012
Congratulations on Great Victory Day! 09 May 2012
The anniversary of Allied Victory in Europe and the contribution of the peoples of the former Soviet Union will be celebrated in Britain. For more details about celebrations follow this link http://www.rusemb.org.uk/press/752
The Russian Consulate is closed on the 5th March 2012 28 February 2012
Please make sure you apply for a visa in advance.
Christmas opening hours 19 December 2011
Russian Embassy closure date: 04/11. Plan your trip accordingly 04 November 2011
Make sure you apply for a visa in advance. Do not leave it to the last minute.
New Russian visa application form at http://evisa.kdmid.ru 18 August 2011
The new Russian Visa application form is available at http://evisa.kdmid.ru
Russian Embassy closure dates: 09/06, 13/06. Plan your trip accordingly 07 June 2011
Make sure you apply for a visa in advance. Do not leave it to the last minute.
Business visa - now cheaper! £220 including the invitation and all fees. 28 January 2011
If you hold a UK passport you can get a business visa with for only £220.