Visa support

Dear Friends,  

Please kindly note that foreign participants or guests of the competition — residents of countries beyond the borders of the Russian Federation — are required to obtain Russian entry visas. However, there are number of countries with which Russia has the visa-free regime agreement. Please kindly contact our Official travel agent - Kalinka International dmc (e-mail: to get the actual visa information and they will provide you all necessary visa support.

 For issuing visa support the following information is needed:

 - Your first and last names (all names as in Passport)

- Date of birth

- Place of birth

- Citizenship

- Gender

- Passport number

- Date of passport issue

- Date of passport expire (passports must be valid for six months beyond the date the traveler will exit Russian Federation)

- Dates of entry to /departure from Russia

- Other cities for visit or destination (Saint Petersburg + others in case of transit, for example Moscow).

Also please enclose a copy of your passport (in good quality)



 From August 1, 2023, Russia is issuing electronic visas to citizens of 55 countries.

 The list of foreign States whose nationals can apply for e-visa:

 Andorra, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cambodia, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, The Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Myanmar, Netherlands, North Macedonia, Norway, Oman, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, China, Turkey, Vatican, Vietnam.

 In order to receive an electronic visa, you must fill out an application for issuing an electronic visa no earlier than 40 days and no later than 4 days before the expected date of entry into the Russian Federation on the specialized website of the Russian Foreign Ministry:


Official Salnikov Cup travel agent & Organizing Committee office:

Kalinka InternationalRussia

Saint-Petersburg Liteiny pr. 61, office 18
tel: +7 (812) 973 62 82,+7 (812) 273 96 36, fax: +7 (812) 719 80 17