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Russia visa requirements for Icelandic citizens

Do Icelandic citizens need a visa for Russia?

Icelandic citizens who are planning a trip to Russia aren't required to apply for a visa if they wish to go for short stays (tourism). But it's required to obtain an electronic travel authorization (eTA or eVisa) before entering Russia. Find more information about electronic visas in our articles.

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Updated: 06/25/2024.

Entry requirements

e-visa

Purpose of travel

Tourism

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Passport validity for travel to Russia

Passport must be valid on arrival.

Is it safe to travel to Russia?

Russia has a current risk level of 4.40 (out of 5). We highly recommend to reconsider your need to travel to Russia. The safety index is based on travel advisories from independent 8 sources.

Safety index is provided by www.travel-advisory.info: 06/24/2024.

Russia customs rules

Duty-free allowance

Tobacco limit

Restricted to travellers 18 years and over. One of the following:

  • 200 cigarettes;
  • 50 cigars;
  • 250g tobacco;
  • or a proportionate combination of the above weighing up to 250g.

Bringing alcohol

  • Restricted to travellers 18 years and over;
  • 5 litres of alcohol.

Other Goods

  • Medication should be for personal use, and accompanied by a prescription.
Find more information on the customs regulations of Russia page.

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