Kaliningrad e-Visa for Citizens of China

Kaliningrad e-Visa for Citizens of China

iVisa | Updated on Feb 10, 2021

The Kaliningrad Oblast Region, which used to be part of the U.S.S.R., is now under the authority of the Russian Federation. Kaliningrad is situated between Poland and Lithuania and requires a special entry visa for Chinese citizens.

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The Russian Foreign Ministry has permitted citizens from 53 countries, including China, to apply for a Kaliningrad e-Visa since July of 2019.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about the Kaliningrad e-Visa

How long will it take to process my Kaliningrad e-Visa application?

If you are a Chinese citizen, you will have three processing rates to choose from. Choose Super Rush processing to get your Kaliningrad e-Visa quickly.

If you choose Standard processing, it will take a maximum of 9 days to process your Kaliningrad e-Visa application.

If you choose Rush processing, it will take a maximum of 7 days to process your Kaliningrad e-Visa application.

If you choose Super Rush processing, it will take a maximum of 5 days to process your Kaliningrad e-Visa application.

What is the price of a Kaliningrad e-Visa?

For travelers from China, the Kaliningrad e-Visa will cost:

  • USD 25.00 for Standard processing.
  • USD 40.00 for Rush processing.
  • USD 50.00 for Super Rush processing.

How many times can I enter the Kaliningrad Region with my e-Visa?

Your Kaliningrad e-Visa gives you Single Entry into Kaliningrad.

Do I need to enter Kaliningrad through a specific port of entry?

Yes. The Kaliningrad e-Visa for travelers from China can only be accepted at these ports of entry:

  • Kaliningrad Airport (Khrabrovo)
  • Mamonovo Railway Station
  • Sovetsk Railway Station
  • Bagrationovsk Land Route
  • Gusev Land Route
  • Mamonovo Land Route (Gzhekhotki)
  • Mamonovo Land Route (Gronovo)
  • Morskoye Land Route
  • Pogranichnyy Land Route
  • Sovetsk Land Route
  • Chernyshevskoye Land Route
  • Kaliningrad Sea Port
  • Kaliningrad Sea Port - Baltiysk
  • Kaliningrad Sea Port - Svetly

When does my e-Visa expire?

Your e-Visa for Kaliningrad will expire 30 days after arrival.

How long can I stay in Kaliningrad with an e-Visa?

You can vacation or do business in Kaliningrad for up to 8 days Per Entry.

What documents do I need to apply for my e-Visa?

All travelers must have the following documents either to complete their online e-Visa application for their trip to Kaliningrad, to enter the Region, or both:

  • Valid Passport - To enter Kaliningrad, you'll need a passport that is valid for six-months from the time you're planning to leave the Region. You'll also be required to have a blank page for stamping.
  • Travel Itinerary - Immigration officials will need to check your travel plans at the Kaliningrad entry point to ensure that you intend to leave the region before your visa expires.
  • Digital Photo - This photo must have been taken within the last 3 months.
  • Payment Method - You can pay for the e-Visa application using either a credit/debit card or a PayPal account.

The Best e-Visa Choice for Citizens of China Going to Kaliningrad

If you're planning to visit the Kaliningrad Region, use iVisa for a quick and safe online visa application process. You can easily complete your application from your smartphone, PC, or tablet.

We at iVisa hope you have a great trip to Kaliningrad!

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