Russia eVisa for Singaporean Citizens

Russia is a vast country that is bursting with tourism, business, and humanitarian opportunities: from the culture-rich St Petersburg to the far east city of Vladivostok, the largest country in the world has something for everyone.

Before they can travel to Russia, however, Singaporean citizens are required to obtain a visa.

Several types of visas to enter Russia. However, the region-specific Russian electronic visas now allow them to apply for a Russian visa entirely online, without having to visit a Russian travel agency or embassy. The Russian eVisa is also fast: Singaporean travelers can expect to have their visa to Russia in approximately four days.

Types of Russian Visa for Singaporean Nationals

If they intend to stay in Russia for a limited period of time, tourists from Singapore can apply for 4 types of visas:

  • The Russian eVisa for the Far East regions, that can be applied for online and allows travelers to enter the Far East
  • The Russian eVisa for Kaliningrad Oblast, an online visa that allows Singaporean visitors to enter the Kaliningrad exclave
  • The eVisa for St Petersburg and Leningrad region, which can be obtained online and allows to stay in St Petersburg and Leningrad region
  • The traditional tourist visa, that requires applicants to visit a Russian embassy or consulate in person and/ or hire a Russian travel agency.

Far East Visa for Singaporean citizens

Permits travel to regions in the Russian Far East for Singaporean citizens for tourism, business, or humanitarian purposes. Allows a maximum stay of 8 days in Far Eastern territories, is valid for 30 days of the date of issue.

Regions for the Far East visa from Singapore

Buryatia, Amur Oblast, Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, Primorsky Krai, Kamchatka Krai, Sakhalin Oblast, Khabarovsk Krai, Zabaykalsky Krai

Requirements for the Russian Far East visa from Singapore

A Singaporean passport valid for at least 6 months from the date of application, containing at least one blank page to receive a visa stamp at Russian border control
Medical insurance valid for the duration of the stay in the Russian Far East.

Far East Visa Online

St Petersburg eVisa for Singaporean citizens

Allows entry to the St Petersburg and Leningrad region for tourism, business, or humanitarian purposes. Allows a maximum stay of 8 days in the area and is valid for 30 days from the date of issue.

Where Can I Enter Russia with a St Petersburg eVisa?

Air: Pulkovo airport (St Petersburg)
Land: Ivangorod, Brusnychnoe, Svetogorsk, Torfjanovka
Sea: Vysotsk, Marine Station, Passenger Port of St. Petersburg
Pedestrian: Ivangorod

St Petersburg eVisa Requirements from Singapore

A Singaporean passport valid for at least 6 months, with at least one blank page
A valid debit or credit card
A digital color photograph, passport-sized
A current email address at which to receive the approved eVisa notification.

St Petersburg Visa Online

Kaliningrad eVisa for Singaporean citizens

Allows Singaporean citizens to travel to the Kaliningrad exclave for tourism, business, or humanitarian purposes. Allows a maximum stay of 8 days in Kaliningrad and is valid for 30 days from the date of issue.

Kaliningrad eVisa entry points from Singapore

Air: Khrabrovo airport (Kaliningrad city)
Rail: Mamonovo, Sovetsk
Road: Bagrationovsk, Gusev
Sea: Baltiysk, Kaliningrad city, Svetly

Requirements for the Kaliningrad eVisa from Singapore

Singaporean passport valid for at least 6 months, with at least one blank page
A digital format color photograph, passport-sized
Pay the Kaliningrad visa fee using a valid debit or credit card
A current email address at which to receive the approved eVisa notification.

Kaliningrad Visa Online

How To Apply for a Russia E-visa from Singapore

Singaporean citizens can apply for electronic visas for Russia online from anywhere in the world — as long as they have access to a reliable internet connection.

The online application is designed to only take minutes. The applicant needs to:

  • Fill out the eVisa application form in all its parts as accurately as possible
  • Upload copies of the necessary documents, including their valid Singaporean passport
  • Pay the application fee with a credit or debit card

How Long Does It Take to Get a Visa for Russia From Singapore

After the traveler has submitted the entire online application, they can expect to hear back on the status of their application within 2 to 4 business days. In rare cases, it is possible that the processing of the traveler’s Russian visa application takes longer, especially if there is additional processing required.

All communications regarding the status of the visa (including the final approved visa) will be sent via email.

Russia Embassies in Singapore

  • Address: 51, Nassim Road, Singapore, 258439
  • Tel.: (65) 6235 1832, 6235 1834
  • Fax: (65) 6733 4780
  • E-mail: russian_embassy@singnet.com.sg, russia-sg@yandex.ru