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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 public services website.  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.
  • In accordance with the orders of the Russian Federation Government №635-R of 16.03.20 and №737-R of 23.03.20, upon arrival for treatment a certificate and registration are required on the public services website.

Requirements RF - Turkey, Turkey - RF

In connection with the temporary ban on flights between Russia and Turkey introduced by the Government of the Russian Federation from 1.04.2021 to 1.06.2021 Pobeda Airlines has temporarily suspended flights on these routes. Export flights will be organized for customers in Turkey.

Requirements for arriving from Turkey:

  • Only citizens of the Russian Federation are accepted for transportation from Turkey.

 

Russia – UAE, UAE – Russia

Requirements for departing to the UAE:

For each client:

  • a record with a results of PCR test for Covid-19 with the test date no early than 72 hours before departure (in a paper format, in English). For clients under 12 years of age, a certificate is not required.
  • 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 client:

  • a special entry permit via the website www.cyprusflightpass.gov.cy
  • printed record in English with a results of PCR test for Covid-19 with the test date no early 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:

For each client:

  • A printed PCR test for Covid-19 with the test date no early 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

 

Russia - Germany, Germany - Russia:

Requirements for departing to Germany

For each client:

  • printed certificate in English with a PCR test for Covid-19 with the test date not earlier than 48 hours before departure. For clients under 6 years of age, a certificate is not required.
  • citizenship / residence permit of the European Union, Great Britain, Switzerland or the existence of grounds for entry (highly qualified / medical workers, foreign students, employees of diplomatic missions, ethnic settlers or citizens who require medical assistance.)
  • confirmation of registration at the website www.einreiseanmeldung.de

Requirements for arriving from Germany:

  • 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 - Italy, Italy - Russia:

Requirements for departing to Italy:

For each client:

  • Citizenship/residence permit of the European Union, Great Britain, Switzerland or the grounds for entry
  • Availability of a completed self-declaration in English or Italian in 2 copies.
  • Entry into the territory of Italy is allowed for a period of at least 15 days (with special permission from the Italian authorities, no more than 120 hours).
  • In case of a stay in the UK within 14 days before entering Italy, a printed certificate in English with a PCR test for Covid-19 with a test date no earlier than 72 hours before the departure.

Requirements for arriving from Italy:

  • Citizenship of the Russian Federation or compliance with the requirements of Order of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 635-Р dated 16.03.20

 

Russia - Latvia, Latvia - Russia:

Requirements for departing to Latvia:

For each client:

  • a record with a results of PCR test for Covid-19 with the test date no early than 72 hours before departure (in a paper format, in English). For clients under 11 years of age, a certificate is not required.
  • citizenship /residence permit of the European Union, Great Britain, Switzerland or the existence of grounds for entry (highly qualified/medical workers, foreign students, employees of diplomatic missions, ethnic settlers, accompanying minor children or citizens who require medical assistance).
  • it is necessary to fill out an electronic form on the website https://covidpass.lv/ not earlier than 48 hours before crossing the Latvian border and receive confirmation in the form of a QR code

Requirements for arriving from Latvia:

  • 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.