Postal address:Embassy of the Russian Federation
0244 Oslo
Visiting address:
Drammensveien 74
Tel.:(+47) 22 55 17 63
Fax:(+47) 22 55 17 64

Reduced appointment time at the consular section

Dear visitors,

According to the results of the monitoring of number of applicants to the consular section of the Embassy it was decided to reduce the appointment time. The opening hours from 13:30 to 16:00 are terminated.

Starting from January 9th 2017 the consular section is open for public on weekdays (except public holidays) from 08:30 to 12:00 for all matters. Russian passports can be collected by Russian citizens from 8:30 to 11:30.

Annually, from April 1st to June 30th (statistics maximum) the consular section of the Embassy is open to public on weekdays (except public holidays) from 08:30 to 13:00 for all matters except visa matters. Russian passports can be collected by Russian citizens from 8:30 to 12:30.

The time for delivering visa application documents remains the same - weekdays from 08.30 to 12.00 only by prior appointment via our web site.

Russian citizens applying for visas for their close relatives (spouses, children - foreign nationals) to enter the Russian Federation accompanying them can deliver their applications by prior appointment via our web site or without such on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 08:30 to 09:30 or on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:00 to 12:00.

In case of emergencies (death or serious illness of close relatives) the consular section would be able to offer consular services outside given opening hours by decision of the diplomat in charge. All such cases must be confirmed by respective documents, time of meeting at the consular section is to be confirmed by e-mail ( and phone number for emergencies (+4746858825).

Consular enquiry line is open from 8.30 to 12.00.

Russian national holidays are January 1-5, January 7, February 23, March 8, May 1, May 9, June 12 and November 4. If the holiday date falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday will be a day off.

Applicants from Nordland, Troms and Finnmarkare served by Consulate General in Kirkenes. Applicants from Spitsbergen are served by Consulate General in Barentsburg.


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Dear visitors,

Due to the public holidays, Labor Day and Victory Day, Consular Section of the Embassy of the Russian Federation will be closed on May 1, 8 and 9, 2017.

The Russian Embassy accepts visa applications only after beforehand reservation. Please follow the link.

A passport with issued visa can be picked up in Consular Section on working days from 8:30 till 12:00.

Citizens of the Russian Federation, who apply for visa for close relatives (spouse, under-age children) who are foreign citizens, please read carefully this information.

Russian Visa Application Service Centre in the Kingdom of Norway

The Embassy has established electronic visa applications system as of September 30, 2013. A visa application form placed on the website should be filled and printed out before applying for visa. Applications filled by hand will not be accepted.