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Additional information for customers planning international flights

For Russian citizens arriving from abroad:

Upon arrival in Russia, you must provide a medical document confirming that you have been tested for COVID-19 using the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) method. Testing must be done no earlier than 3 days before arriving in Russia. The medical document must contain information about the state of health in Russian or English. If there is no such document, you must be tested in Russia within 3 days after entry. And fill up the form at the Gosuslugi portal

If the test result for COVID-19 turns out to be positive, an order will be issued to stay in an isolated room and restrict any external contact until complete recovery.

For foreign citizens arriving from abroad:

At the request of Rospotrebnadzor, a foreign citizen and stateless person of the Russian Federation is required to have a COVID-19 test taken by PCR at least 3 calendar days before arriving in the Russian Federation when boarding an aircraft. The certificate confirming a negative test for COVID-19 must be presented in Russian or English language, or contain a translation into Russian certified by the Russian consulate.


Russia – Turkey, Turkey – Russia

Requirements for departing to Turkey:

  • for residents of countries except Russia and Turkey: you must have a return ticket and the grounds for coming back to the Russian Federation, listed in the order of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 635-R dated 16.03.2020 (multi-entry Russian visa, residence permit in the Russian Federation and other required documents)

Requirements for arriving from Turkey:

  • citizenship of the Russian Federation or Turkey or compliance with the requirements of the order of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 635-R dated 16.03.2020

 

Russia – UAE, UAE – Russia

Requirements for departing to the UAE:

For each customer:

  • a record with a results of PCR test for Covid-19 with a date of issue no later than 96 hours before departure (in a paper format, in English)
  • printed medical insurance, covering the cost of treatment for Covid-19
  • installed mobile application "Covid-19 DXB Smart"

For citizens of states other than Russia and the UAE:

  • you must have a return ticket and the grounds for coming back to the Russian Federation, listed in the order of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 635-R dated 16.03.2020 (multiple-entry Russian visa, residence permit in the Russian Federation, and other required documents)

Requirements for arriving from the UAE:

  • citizenship of the Russian Federation and the United Arab Emirates or compliance with the requirements of the order of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 635-R dated 16.03.2020

 

Russia – Cyprus, Cyprus – Russia:

Requirements for departing to the Republic of Cyprus:

For each customer:

  • a special entry permit via the website www.cyprusflightpass.gov.cy (must be requested no later than 48 hours before departure)
  • printed record in English with a results of PCR test for Covid-19 with a date of issue no later than 72 hours before departure

Requirements for arriving from the Republic of Cyprus:

  • citizenship of the Russian Federation or compliance with the requirements of the order of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 635-R dated 16.03.2020

 

Russia – Armenia, Armenia – Russia:

Requirements for departing to Armenia:

  • A printed PCR test for Covid-19 with a date of issue no later than 72 hours before departure.
  • for residents of other countries (except the Russian Federation and Armenia): you must have a return ticket and the grounds for coming back to the Russian Federation, listed in the order of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 635-R dated 16.03.2020 (multi-entry Russian visa, residence permit in the Russian Federation and other required documents)

Requirements for arriving from Armenia:

  • citizenship of the Russian Federation or compliance with the requirements of the order of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 635-R dated 16.03.2020