Russia

If you are travelling to Russia from New Zealand and you are not sure whether you need to apply for an Russian visa or not, for your up coming trip to Russia, then, please use the the links underneath to learn more.

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Russian Visa For New Zealander Nationals

Types of Russian Visas for New Zealander Nationals and Permanent Residents of Russia

  • Russian Tourist Visa for New Zealander nationals and permanent residents in Russia is issued for a short period of leisure travel to or visiting friends and family in Russia and no business activities permitted.

  • Russian Business Visa for New Zealander citizens and permanent residents in Russia is issued for participating in short term business activity in Russia.

  • Russian Transit Visa for New Zealander nationals and permanent residents in New Zealand is issued is generally valid for 3 days or less, for transferring through a port in Russia to a third destination.

There are other types of Russian visas for New Zealander nationals which are available to apply. These include Russian student visa, temporary worker visa, parent visa, spousal visa or partner visa and Russian marriage visa. Please contact the Russian Embassy in Wellington for more information.

Please note: In individual cases, you may be required to provide additional documents. Russia Embassy rules and regulations can and do, very occasionally change overnight. We accept no responsibilty for any such changes. Also, we regret that we cannot, under any circumstances, intercede or take responsibilty for any transaction initiated directly between an applicant and the embassy.

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It is very easy and quick to find the best flight deals from Wellington to Russia where many airlines fly to major cities around the globe. You can search many internet flight websites to book the best flights to anywhere in the world.

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If you need to stay at an airport in Russia for one night or you have an early flight, why not take a look at the cheap airport hotels deals in Russia from the Airport Accommodation links on this web page to find the best airport hotel room option to suit your needs.

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