Please be advised that from June 30, 2021 onwards the operation of the Russian Visa Center in Singapore (10, Anson Road, #21-04, International Plaza, Singapore 079903) will temporary cease. To apply for all types of visas to Russia foreign applicants should submit documents and passports to the Consular Section (Nassim Road 53) directly.
To apply for a TRANSIT VISA you must have CONFIRMED
TICKETS from Singapore to Russia and from Russia to a third country (return
trip Singapore – Russia – Singapore is not regarded as transit).
The tickets must be issued by the Carrier Company, not by a travel or booking agency. You can submit electronic tickets printouts from Carrier Company web-site.
If you travel by air, period of stay in Russia cannot exceed 3 calendar days;
If you travel by railroad, period of stay in Russia cannot exceed 10 calendar days;
If your stopover is more than 1 day you need to provide hotel booking in Russia;
If you require a visa to the country of your next destination you need to obtain it prior to applying for Russian transit visa.
Please note, that if you have connecting flight at the same Airport terminal within 24 hours (e.g. Singapore - Moscow - Houston by SQ in “Domodedovo”) and stay in the Transit Zone - no visa is required. This transit visa waiver is NOT applied to passengers travelling to the Republic of Belarus or the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Please click on the tabs for further information on Transit visa application.
Besides, regardless of the visa type the following documents must be submitted to the Consular Section:
3. For Non-Singaporeans – valid Singapore Employment Pass or other Visit Pass/Permanent Resident Identification Card/Disembarkation Card: original AND photocopy.
5. Travel insurance for the citizens of European Union for the full duration of your stay in Russia.