Russia has lifted entry restrictions for the citizens
of four more countries – Finland, Vietnam, India and Qatar – which were imposed
earlier to curb the spread of the coronavirus. The relevant resolution was
signed by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin.
The citizens of
these countries as well as people with residence permits are allowed to enter
Russia via airport checkpoints. In turn, Russians will be able to fly to any of
With consideration for the epidemiological situation
in individual countries, the Emergency Response Centre decided to resume
international air flights to and from these countries as of January 27, 2021,
on a reciprocal basis. Flights will be performed to/from Vietnam (Moscow-Hanoi),
India (Moscow-New Delhi), and Finland (Moscow-Helsinki and St Petersburg-Helsinki)
twice a week, and to/from Qatar (Moscow-Doha) three times per week.