Visa-free entrance to Russia for 2020 UEFA European Football Championship Fan ID owners

Visa-free entrance to Russia for 2020 UEFA European Football Championship Fan ID owners

17 october 2019

We would like to remind you that due to the 2020 UEFA European Football Championship (“Euro 2020”) in Russia in summer 2020, foreign nationals who have Fan ID will have an opportunity of visa-free entrance to Russia.

Fan ID is a document that allowed entrance to Russia and its stadiums during the 2020 UEFA European Football Championship.

Under the Law, foreign nationals holding a Fan ID, who visited Russia during Euro 2020, have free entrance to Russia from May 30, 2020 to July 3, 2020. In addition, the Law establishes the right of free exit from Russia until July 13, 2020 for foreign nationals holding a Fan ID, who visited Russia from May 30, 2020 to July 3, 2020.

Such foreign nationals are not required to obtain a visa in order to visit Russia for tourist purposes during the period established by law.


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Note: Please be aware that all information provided in this letter was taken from open sources. Neither ALRUD Law Firm, nor the author of this letter bear any liability for consequences of any decisions made in reliance upon this information.

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