Russia Tourist Invitation Letter FAQ

What is the Russian Tourist Invitation Letter?
It is a document which indicates that you are invited to Russia by a Russian travel company or a hotel that is accredited in the Ministry for Foreign Affairs...
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018 at 2:43 AM
What do I need to apply for the Russian Tourist Invitation Letter?
We require the following to submit your application: Valid Passport (at least 6 months after arrival in Russia) Credit/Debit card or Paypal account Val...
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018 at 2:46 AM
What is the cost to obtain a Russian Tourist Invitation Letter?
The cost is 25 USD for single entry, and 35 USD for double entry, for standard processing. For Rush and Super Rush processing, the cost is 50 USD and 75 USD ...
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018 at 2:47 AM
How long does it take to process Russian Tourist Invitation Letter?
It depends on the processing time you choose. We offer three options: Standard Processing Time: 1 business day. Rush Processing: 6 hours. Super Rush Pr...
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018 at 2:49 AM
Do I need to book a hotel before I can request an Invitation?
A hotel booking is not required for at the time of application. However,  the Russian Consulate may ask you to provide a copy of the booking confirmation if ...
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018 at 2:50 AM
I have received the Tourist Invitation Letter from you but the embassy also requires a confirmation. What shall I do?
What you have received from us is exactly what is required by the Russian embassy for the tourist visa. The document you receive from us consists of two part...
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018 at 2:51 AM
What do I need to do after I receive the Invitation Letter?
After you receive your invitation letter via email, you can apply for the Russian visa at one of their embassies. You need to follow the next steps: Print...
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018 at 2:52 AM
What is the difference between a Tourist Invitation Letter and a Russian Visa?
The Tourist Invitation Letter is a document that must be submitted along with your visa application. It is not an actual visa but a document that the Russia...
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018 at 2:53 AM
Can I travel to Russia with just my Invitation Letter?
No, you must obtain the actual visa in order to travel to Russia. 
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018 at 2:54 AM
Does the Invitation letter guarantee that a visa will be issued?
No, it is merely a document that allows you to apply for the actual Visa. Whether you are approved for the Visa will be at the discretion of the Russian gov...
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018 at 2:57 AM