List of countries which citizens are exempt from the visa requirements
to enter the Russian Federation
(for regular passports)


As of January, 2019, according to the RF Ministry of Foreign Affairs

  • Abkhasia - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Azerbaijan - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Argentina - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Armenia - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Belarus - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Bolivia - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina - Without visas – up to 30 days out of 60
  • Brazil - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Brunei Darussalam - Without visas – up to 14 days
  • Vanuatu - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Venezuela - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Guyana - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Guatemala - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Honduras - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Grenada - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Commonwealth of Dominica - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Israel - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Kazakhstan - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Kyrgyzstan - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Hong Kong Special Administrative Region - Without visas – up to 14 days for permanent residents of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region with the HK valid passport
  • Macau Special Administrative Region - Without visas – up to 30 days for permanent residents of the Macau Special Administrative Region with the Macau valid passport
  • Colombia - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Republic of Korea - Without visas – up to 60 days
  • Cuba - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Laos - Without visas – up to 30 days
  • Mauritius - Without visas – up to 60 days
  • Moldova - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Mongolia - Without visas – up to 30 days
  • Nauru - Without visas – up to 14 days
  • Nicaragua - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Panama - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Paraguay - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Peru - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Samoa - Without visas – up to 60 days
  • El Salvador - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Seychelles - Without visas – up to 30 days
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Serbia - Without visas with the regular biometric passport – up to 30 days
  • Tajikistan - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Thailand - Without visas – up to 30 days
  • Uzbekistan - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Ukraine - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Uruguay - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Fiji - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Montenegro - Without visas – up to 30 days
  • Chile - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Ecuador - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Republic of South Africa - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • South Ossetia - Without visas – up to 90 days
  • Jamaica - Without visas – up to 90 days