China Embassy in Russia

 Visa Application Form of PRC

Ambassador: Mr. Li Hui 
Address: No. 6, UL. Druzhby, Moscow, 117330, Russia
Tel: +7-499-9518433
Fax: +7-499-9518369

Consular Office of Chinese Embassy in Russia

Tel: +7-499-9518435 (Answering Service between 15:30-18:00)
       +7-9636201852 (consular protection)
Fax: +7-499-9518436
Office Hours: 09:00-12:00, Monday-Friday (except holidays)

Consular Districts of the Consulates

Consulate General Consular Jurisdiction
Consulate General of PRC in Khabarovsk Khabarovsk Territory, Primorsky Territory, Sakhalin State, Amur State, Jewish Autonomous Oblast
Consulate General of PRC in St. Petersburg St. Petersburg, Leningrad State, Republic of Karelia, Murmansk State, Pskov State, Arkhangelsk State, Novgorod State
Consulate-General of PRC in Ekaterinburg Chelyabinsk State, Chelyabinsk State, Tyumen State, Novosibirsk State, Omsk State and Krasnoyarsk
Consulate-General of PRC in Irkutsk Irkutsk State, Republic of Buryatia, Zabaikalsky Krai, Khakassia Republic, Tuva Republic


Regular Fee per Person

Types Russian Citizens Citizens of Other Countries
Single-Entry with 3-month Validity SUR 3,300 SUR 2,000
Double-Entry with 6-month Validity SUR 6,600 SUR 3,000
Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity SUR 9,900 SUR 4,000
Multi-Entry with 12-month Validity SUR 9,900 SUR 6,000

Expedited Service Fee per Person

The regular processing time is 5 working days. For urgent cases, the expedited service is available. Moreover, additional fees will be paid as following:

Pick-up Time Russian Citizens Citizens of Other Countries
The 2nd working day SUR 4,600 SUR 2,500
The 3rd working day SUR 2,000 SUR 1,700

Note: The embassy does not accept Cash as means of payment, please pay by MasterCard, MasterCard Electronic, Maestro,Visa Card, ПРО100 or UnionPay, then collect passport with Payment Receipt. 

Notice about Requirements for Application:

General Requirements:
1. A valid passport and a copy of its data page. The passport should be valid for at least 6 months with a blank page.   
2. Application Form.
3. A recent-taken colored photo glued or stapled on the application form.
4. For foreign passport holders, they should provide the original and a copy of their permanent residence or work permit with validity for at least half a year.

In addition, following documents are required according to purpose of visit:

a. For tourism, an invitation letter from a Chinese travel agency is required (original or copy). If invitation letter can not be provided, round-trip air ticket and hotel reservation are required.
b. For business, invitation letter issued by a Chinese company, institution or a Duly Authorized Unit is required.
c. If going for study, the Admission Notice and Form JW-201/JW-202 are required (originals and copies).
d. For work visa application, "Invitation Letter of Duly Authorized Unit" or "Confirmation Letter of Invitation"; the Work/Employment Permit are needed.
e. For transit, a valid visa and an onward air ticket to the destination country should be provided.

 Please contact Embassy of Russia in China if Russians are in problems there.
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- Last modified on Dec. 30, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on China Embassy in Russia
Asked by Gulia from CHINA | Jan. 15, 2020 22:34Reply
Chinese visa for relatives
Hello, I am working in China (Zhejiang) as a foreign teacher for almost two years, and I would like to invite my mom to China. What documents should I prepare so that she can apply for visa.
Thanks in advance
Answers (1)
Answered by Daisy from NETHERLANDS | Jan. 16, 2020 18:40

Guilia, you need to prepare for her an invitation letter plus a copy of your passport and temporary residence pemrit of China.
Asked by Clemente from USA | Jan. 10, 2020 04:41Reply
Buisiness visa
Hi! I am US citizen and now I am in Moscow with touristic visa, can i apply for business chinese visa here?
Answers (1)
Answered by Rolisa from RUSSIA | Jan. 12, 2020 22:20

Yes, you can have a try.
Asked by Jorge from CUBA | Jan. 04, 2020 16:20Reply
I am Cuban and I currently have a tourist visa in Russia. My question is, can I apply for a visa to
I am Cuban and I currently have a tourist visa in Russia. My question is, can I apply for a visa to China?
Answers (2)
Answered by Janet from HUNGARY | Jan. 05, 2020 22:05

It's feasible. You can have a try there.
Answered by Guillermo from EL SALVADOR | Jan. 14, 2020 01:13

I'm latinametican too, i checked with Chinese embassy and they can't give you any kind of visa if you are a tourist in Russia, you must have a resident permit, studen, work or business visa to apply for a Chinese visa same happens with Thai visa...
Asked by Rash from RUSSIA | Dec. 29, 2019 03:39Reply
Visa for a conference
I am a Pakistani citizen and work as a faculty member in a university in Russia. I have to attend a conference in China. What kind of invitation letter do I need to get visa? Will the invitation letter from conference organizers will work? If there are any additional documents needed, please let me know as well.
Thank you so much in advance.
Answers (1)
Answered by David from UNITED KINGDOM | Dec. 30, 2019 18:40

Rash, besides the invitation letter from the conference organizer, you may also be required to submit an invitation letter from Chinese government, which should be obtained through the conference organizer.
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