Visa-free entry with FAN ID

Visa-free entry with FAN ID

 

Dear passengers,

2018 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to take place in Russia from 14 June to 15 July 2018. For details please check the following web-site: http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/

Games in St. Petersburg is scheduled to take place on 15 June, 19 June, 22 June, 26 June, 3 July, 10 July and 14 July. Full schedule of the World Cup is available on this link

Visa-free entry

A FAN ID is required for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ spectators in order to access the stadium and ensure a comfortable stay at the match venue. A FAN ID entitles its holder to free travel in the host cities on match days.

Foreign citizens coming to the Russian Federation as the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ spectators can use a FAN ID for multiple entry into the Russian Federation and exit from the Russian Federation without a visa upon presentation of valid ID documents recognized as such by the Russian Federation.

A FAN ID is valid during the period starting 10 days before the first 2018 FIFA World Cup™ match and ending 10 days after the day of the last 2018 FIFA World Cup™ match.

In case a FAN ID is used as an entry/exit document for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™, the foreign citizen’s passport must be valid as of the moment of entry and for the duration of stay in the Russian Federation.

When submitting an application for a FAN ID the information specified must be from the same ID document (passport) that will be used for entering the territory of the Russian Federation.

ID cards of foreign countries cannot be used for entering the Russian Federation only valid passport must be present.

For more details in regards of FAN-ID please see the link: https://www.fan-id.ru/