Russian Visa

  • Besides your passport information, you are required to provide your travel dates and accommodation information in order to apply for the Visa Invitation Letter.
  • You will be required to provide information on which cities you plan to visit during your stay in Russia in order to apply for the Visa Invitation Letter.
  • You are not required to book a hotel to apply for the Visa Invitation Letter but you will be asked about your accommodation information when applying for the Visa Invitation Letter.
  • The Russian Tourist Invitation you will receive from iVisa consists of a tourist confirmation letter.
  • Bear in mind that you are applying for a Russian invitation letter and not a Russian Tourist Visa. The Russian Visa Invitation Letter is a requirement for you to obtain the Russian Tourist Visa.
  • After you receive your invitation letter via email, you can apply for the Russian visa at one of their embassies.
  • The Russian Consulate may ask you for your hotel booking or any other proof of accommodation when issuing your Russia Visa.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • View Russia Invitation Letter sample

  • Can I travel to Russia with just my invitation, without obtaining a visa?

    Unfortunately, no. Unless your country is in a visa-free regime with Russia, you are required to obtain an entry visa in order to travel to the Russian Federation. Nonetheless, once you receive your original invitation, you can apply for a Russian visa.

  • Anything I need to know regarding the tourist invitation letter?

    The Russian Tourist invitation:

    • The Russian Tourist invitation letter will be in Russian
    • Typical Details in the letter include: name of accommodations and its address etc.

  • What is a visa support letter?

    A visa support letter is another name for the invitation, which is required for applying for a visa to Russia. An invitation can be acquired by an individual or by an organization, as long as they are in Russia. You can also use our company’s services when applying for a tourist or a business invitation.

  • Does the Invitation letter guarantee that a visa will be issued?

    No, it is merely a document that allows you to apply for the actual visa. Whether you are approved for the visa will be at the discretion of the Russian government.

  • Visa Application form for Russian Visa


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