Entry Restrictions in Russia
Russia has taken several actions to protect its citizens and the foreigners visiting the country from COVID-19:
Nationals and residents of the Russian Federation, as well as their families, are allowed to enter the country;
Students with written approval from the university submitted to the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation may travel to Russia;
Until 31 December 2023, passengers with an invitation letter issued by the Arctic Council Russia’s Chairmanship Secretary.
Travellers entering or transiting Russia need to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test result, taken no more than 48 hours prior to arrival. The test result must be in English or Russian. A certified translation to Russian is accepted. Citizens must self-isolate until their results are known.
This does not apply to:
- Nationals of the Russian Fed.;
- Passengers arriving from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Moldova (Rep.), Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. These must have a green QR code obtained in the app Travelling without COVID-19.
Passengers must complete an Application Form and present it upon arrival.
Updated on June 23rd, 2022
Finland - Russia Trip Specific Restrictions
No country specific restrictions needed anymore. For most of traveler and destination countries, entry restrictions are the same. Please check your traveler or destination country for more details.