What are the working days of the Russia Embassy Washington DC?


What are the working days of the Russia Embassy Washington DC?

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5 months ago

The Russian Embassy/Consulate operates Monday through Friday and is closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays.

To know more, please visit: https://washington.mid.ru/en/embassy/contacts/

The Russian Embassy is in Washington, with Anatoly I. Antonov serving as the Ambassador. The Embassy offers many services to the Russia citizen in the United States, such as the Russia passport renewal, attestation certificates, emergency certificates, etc.

2650 Wisconsin Ave., N.W.Washington, DC 20007
Tel: 202-939-8907, (202) 939-8913
Email: rusembusa@mid.ru 

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To know more, please visit: https://washington.mid.ru/en/

What are the primary tasks performed by the Embassy/Consulate of Russia located in Washington, USA? 

The Embassy/Consulate assists travelers from the United States to Russia, and citizens traveling from Russia to the United States. It also plays a significant role in an educational exchange program sponsored by the Russian government. To allow for more ease of use and access, the Embassy/Consulate has established multiple Consulates across the country to offer services seamlessly.

What type of passport services are provided by the Russian Embassy/Consulate? 

The primary purposes of travel to the United States by Russian nationals are tourism, higher education, employment, and other activities (such as parents visiting children, business events, etc.). In the United States, any foreign resident needs to possess a valid travel document, or the traveler will be deported to their home country. If the travel documents, such as a passport, expired or were lost, the Embassy would work to provide new records to the traveler.

How many Russian Consulates/Embassy is in the United States to serve travelers? 

The Russian Embassy in Washington (address listed above) along with three Consulates/Embassy spread across the country aid travelers to and from Russia. 

Consulate General of Russian Federation – New York

9 East 91st Street,

New York, NY 10128

Consulate General of Russian Federation – Houston

1333 West Loop South, Suite. 1300,

Houston, TX 77027

Honorary Consulate General of Russian Federation – Denver

1552 Pennsylvania Street

Denver, CO 80203

Does a Consulate operate out of Washington Consulate/Embassy? 

Yes. There is a Consulate in Washington DC, which operates separately from the Embassy. The Consulate is located at 2641 Tunlaw Rd., N.W.Washington, DC 20007

Can a traveler submit travel documents to the Russian Embassy/Consulate in Washington?

No. If the travel requirements of the applicant demand submission documents, they must be submitted by visiting Russia Visa Application Centre, 1025 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington D.C. 20005, USA, In the case of an Russia e visa, a visit is not mandatory to the Embassy, Consulate, or Russia authorised visa agent. 

Can a traveler collect travel documents from the Russian Embassy/Consulate in Washington?

No. You must visit Russia Visa Application Centre, 1025 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington D.C. 20005, USA, to collect the documents. For Russia electronic visa, you do not require to visit. 

What are the hours of operation of the Russian Embassy/Consulate in Washington?

Russia Embassy working hours are 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Consular Service Hours are 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Are there any jurisdictional restrictions regarding services from the Russian Consulate/Embassy in Washington?

Yes, only people residing in the states under consular control of the Russian Embassy, Washington, are eligible for services like the issue of Russia passport and visa services. 

Which states are coming under the jurisdiction of the Russian Consulate/Embassy in Washington?

The Russian Embassy covers the following states and territories: Alaska State, California State, North Dakota, South Dakota, North Carolina, South Carolina, Delaware, District of Columbia State, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho State, Kentucky, Maryland, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Tennessee, Utah State, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington, Wyoming, Puerto-Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands.

Is there an emergency phone number to reach the Washington Consulate/Embassy?

For any emergency consular services, please contact number 202-298-5700. The number is available during weekends and other Embassy holidays. 

What cultural activities are supported by the Consulate/Embassy in Washington?

The Embassy works to promote Russian arts and culture. Regarding cultural matters, please use 
https://washington.mid.ru/en/press-centre/news/?theme=culture

Does Russia provide any E-visa?

Yes, there are three types of E-visa offered by Russia as following

  1. USA to Russia Business E-Visa Single Entry
  2. USA to Russia Business Invitation Letter Multiple Entry
  3. USA to Russia Tourist E-Visa Single Entry