06 August / 2020

REQUIREMENTS AND GUIDELINES FOR PASSENGERS ARRIVING TO RUSSIA ON INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS

According to the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation №635-Р of March 16, 2020 for the purpose of ensuring state security, protecting public health and non-proliferation of a new coronavirus infection entry to the territory of the Russian Federation is restricted until further notice.

The Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation № 1915-Р of July 24, 2020 amended the decree № 635-Р of March 16, 2020.

- The 14-day quarantine regime has been removed for passengers arriving into Russia from the countries to which international flights have been resumed since August 1.

 - Russian citizens arriving in Russia on regular or charter flights from Australia, will be required to complete a form on the public services website (www.gosuslugi.ru) and then upload COVID-19 PCR-test results within three days of arrival. Passengers will also be required to complete a special form during the flight. In case of deterioration in health within 14 days upon arrival in Russia you should seek for a medical help without visiting a medical facility.

 - Foreign citizens planning to fly into Russia, including transit passengers, are required to provide a negative COVID-19 PCR-test result in order to check in and board the flight. Passengers must be tested within 72 hours of the flight departure. They will also be required to complete a special form during the flight.