Visa Information

For obtaining Visa the following documents are to be submitted:

1. Filled-in Visa Application Form (available at the Consular Department). Incomplete forms are NOT accepted. The form should be typed or written legibly.

2. Valid Passport and Photocopy of its first two pages. Validity of passport must not be less than 3 months from the date of visa issue (for students not less than 1,5 year).

3. Original Invitation for Entry from the Federal Migration Service of the Russian Federation and its copy. The Invitation is to be arranged in the Russian Federation by inviting person, business partner or education institution. Copies are disregarded. Those who intend to visit Russia for Tourist Purpose should submit Originals of Tourist Voucher and Confirmation of Receiving of a Foreign Tourist, which are obtained from a Russian Travel Agency registered with the Consular Department of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

Notices:

We do not provide information about Russian Travel Agencies. Applicants carry out identification of Travel Agencies independently.

Please, take into account that all documents should be submitted 20 working days prior the Travel.

4. One passport-size Photo of Applicant. The photo should be coloured, preferably on matte paper.

5. Original Air Tickets or Booking Confirmation receipt and their copies.

6. HIV Test (AIDS) Certificate and its copy as well as Medical Fitness Certificate and its copy in case if one applies for Visa with validity more than three months.

7. Paid Visa Fee. The Visa Fee depends upon the Type of Visa and is to be paid by Bank Draft against the Payment Order issued in the Consular Department.

Attention! On 12 February 2017 the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Peoples’ Republic of Bangladesh on visa-free visit for persons holding Diplomatic and Service (Official) Passports entered into force.

VISA FEE

Visa Fee is to be paid at the day of documents submission. Visa processing starts only after submission of all necessary documents mentioned above and payment.

 

FEE FOR CONSULAR ACTIONS

Including CONSULAR FEE

Including FEE FOR ACTUAL COSTS*

SINGLE ENTRY VISA

4-20 working days

5950 BDT

4250 BDT

1700 BDT

1-3 working days

11900 BDT

8500 BDT

3400 BDT

DOUBLE ENTRY VISA

4-20 working days

9520 BDT

6800 BDT

2720 BDT

1-3 working days

19040 BDT

13600 BDT

5440 BDT

MULTIPLE VISA

4-20 working days

17850 BDT

12750 BDT

5100 BDT

1-3 working days

35700 BDT

25500 BDT

10200 BDT

SINGLE TRANSIT VISA

4-20 working days

5950 BDT

4250 BDT

1700 BDT

1-3 working days

11900 BDT

8500 BDT

3400 BDT

DOUBLE TRANSIT VISA

4-20 working days

9520 BDT

6800 BDT

2720 BDT

1-3 working days

19040 BDT

13600 BDT

5440 BDT

*In conformity with the Agreement (1973) between the USSR and Bangladesh on the abolition of consular fees for visa issuance, citizens of Bangladesh are only charged fees on account of the actual costs.

IMPORTANT:

1. Decision regarding Visa issue is taken only after Individual Interview with Applicant.

2. Visa processing time can be 4-20 working days or 1-3 working days. Holidays and day-offs are not included. Visa processing fee is not refundable even in case of Visa Denial.

3. All documents and Payment should be submitted on SUNDAY, TUESDAY or THURSDAY: 08:45 AM – 11:45 AM.
    Visa delivery time: SUNDAY, TUESDAY and THURSDAY: 08:45 AM – 11:45 AM. Friday and Saturday are Days Off.

4. Visas cannot be changed or extended. In case of change in travel plans Applicant is to apply for a new Visa.

5. Processing time, requirements and fees are subject to change without notice.

Notices:

Visa processing starts as soon as all necessary documents are submitted.

The Embassy reserves the right to request additional documents besides the above-mentioned.

Upon receipt of your Visa, please check it for possible mistakes (Name, Gender, Passport Number, DOB, Term of Validity etc.) and, if necessary, return Your Passport to the Consular Department for Visa corrections at the earliest. 

The Consular Department will not bear responsibility for any mistakes in visas, which were not brought to its attention prior to departure from Bangladesh.

PERMISSION TO ENTER THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION IS A COURTESY OF THE STATE. THE EMBASSY HAS THE RIGHT TO DENY THE VISA WITH NO FURTHER EXPLANATIONS.

THE FINAL DECISION ON VISA ISSUE IS MADE BY THE EMBASSY.