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(MRV) mineralnye vody

(GRV) grozny

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Visa Information

Learn up-to-date visa requirements for over 150+ nationalities.

  • Travel is allowed
  • COVID-19 test may be required on arrival
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine may be required
  • Mandatory medical insurance
  • Accommodation booking may be required
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is not required for Russia
  • Mandatory travel declaration form
  • Health screening may be required on arrival
  • Masks are not required in public places
  • No Visa Required

Port Restrictions


  • Are there any restrictions on vessels whose previous port call was from COVID -19 high risk countries?
    • All vessels are inspected by sanitary authorities on arrival prior to free pratique being granted.
      • If there are sick crew, the vessel will be put on quarantine.
  • Are there any restrictions on crew who embarked from COVID -19 high risk countries or specific nationalities?
    • Crew Change permitted?
      • ∙ Yes but subject to conditions.
        • Crew change for both Russian and foreign crew is permitted based availability of booked flight tickets for off signers.
        • All on signers will need to hold a COVID-19 test result that is not older than 72 hours and certain ports may impose a 14 day quarantine on all arrivals.
        • Please kindly contact our local port agent for more information.
    • Shore leave permitted?
      • No. Shore leave is generally not permitted.
        • For more information, please contact our local port agent
  • Any other restrictions due to COVID - 19?
    • ∙ Starting from 1st August 2020, Russia will resume international connections to London, Istanbul and Ankara and will add more routes in agreement with the countries.

Flight Restrictions

  • Passengers must complete an "Application Form" and present it upon arrival. The form can be obtained at https://tinyurl.com/yckxr2wn .
  • Suspension of e-visa issuance.

Agency Costs

  • Crew Change Assistance 1-10: USD 150 per pax
  • Crew Change Assistance 11+: USD 110 per pax
  • Coordination of Booked Services: USD 70
  • Launch Hire Coordination: USD 150
  • Meet & Greet: USD 300

Last updated on 30th Mar 2022

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