Kaliningrad e-Visa for Citizens of France

Kaliningrad e-Visa for Citizens of France

iVisa | Updated on Feb 10, 2021

The Kaliningrad Oblast Region, which was once part of the U.S.S.R., is presently a territory of the Russian Federation. Kaliningrad is positioned between Poland and Lithuania. The Region requires a unique type of entry visa for residents of France.

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Since July of 2019, the Russian Foreign Ministry has permitted residents of France and 52 other nations to sign up for an e-visa to travel to Kaliningrad for work or pleasure.

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

How fast will my application for my e-Visa be processed?

We offer three distinct application speeds to our guests from France. The fastest way to get your e-Visa is to select Super Rush processing at checkout.

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

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

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

How much does a Kaliningrad e-Visa cost?

The Kaliningrad e-Visa will cost travelers from France:

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

How many times can I use my e-Visa to enter Kaliningrad?

Your e-Visa from Kaliningrad provides you Single Entry into Kaliningrad.

Do I need to use a particular port of entry to reach Kaliningrad?

Yes. Only these ports of entry will accept the Kaliningrad e-Visa from travelers from France:

  • 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 go on vacation or do business in Kaliningrad for 8 days Per Entry.

What documents do I need to get an e-Visa?

To complete your electronic e-Visa application for your trip to Kaliningrad, enter the Region, or both, please have the following documents:

  • Valid Passport - You will need at least six-months left on your passport from the date you intend to depart the Region. Also, you will need your passport to have at least one blank page for stamping.
  • Travel Itinerary - Immigration officers at the port of entry to Kaliningrad will want to check your transportation plans to ensure that you depart before your visa expires.
  • Digital Photo - This photo must have been taken within the last 3 months.
  • Payment Method - Use a debit/credit card or PayPal to pay quickly and securely for your e-Visa application.

The Best e-Visa Choice for Citizens of France traveling to Kaliningrad

If you're interested in going to Kaliningrad, we recommend using a mobile phone, computer or tablet to pick the right e-visa for you. It's a fast, easy and secure method of getting your visa.

Have a great trip!

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