Russian Embassy in Kolkata, India

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Consulate General of the Russian Federation in Kolkata

Consulate General of the Russian Federation in Colcutta,
22A, Raja Santosh Road,
Colcutta, India 700027

OPEN HOURS OF THE VISA SECTION: Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 10.00 AM – 2.00 PM.

Phone: +91 33 2479-7006

Fax: +91 33 2479-8889



Social networks:Генеральное-консульство-Российской-Федерации-вКалькутте/192888114168476

The Official Holidays:
1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 January — New Year Holidays;
7 January — Christmas, Russian Orthodox;
23 February — Defender of Motherland Day;
8 March — International Women’s Day;
1 May — Spring and Labor Day;
9 May — Victory Day (Over German Nazism in the WW2);
12 June — Day of Russia;
4 November — Day of the National Unity.

Types of Visas

Business, Cultural, Sport and Scientific visas:

Maximum period of validity of a single entry visa is 90 days.

Tourist visa:

Maximum period of validity is 30 days.Tourists who are travelling on board a cruise liner can stay in
the territory of the Russian Federation without a Russian visa within 72 hours on the following terms:
Overnight stay should be obligatory on board a cruise liner only (not at any hotel/a guest house).

Student visa

This visa is valid for more than 90 days.

Work visa:

The official invitation issued by the Federal Migration Service of the Russian Federation on request
of a Russian receiving organization / company in original only sent to an applicant by post or courier. Faxed and scanned copies are not accepted.

Russian Embassy in Kolkata, India

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