Any foreign visitors wishing to enter the Russian Federation must have a valid passport and obtain a Russian visa before coming.
Citizens of CIS and some other countries are permitted to enter Russia without a visa regardless of the purpose of their visit (see Table 1).
Table 2 presents the list of countries which need entry visa to Russia. The length of allowed stay in Russia is indicated for single entry visa.
[Table 1] Countries which do not need entry visa to Russia
Country/visa-free stay, days
[Table 2] Countries which need entry visa to Russia
Country/ single-entry stay, days