Russian Embassy in Sofia, Bulgaria

You will find information such as contact info, email, website address, opening hours and direction to the Russian Embassy in Sofia. The Embassy helps the government of Russia to maintain cordial economic, political, cultural, social and other transnational ties with the government of Bulgaria.


Head of Mission :
Mr Anatoliy Makarov, Ambassador

Consular Services
Consulate services including visa, passport, document legalization, emergency travel document and assistance, and so on are provided by the embassy and/or consulate. Be sure to contact them ahead on how to book an appointment or be properly directed.

Appointment booking can be done via phone call during the official opening hours. The consulate may have dedicated support for Russia in Bulgaria, or prioritize their appointments

Visa and Passport
If you want to know more about the types of Visas for your travel to Russia or more information, you can get more information Russia Visa.

Visa types granted by Russia are;

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Russia Representation in Bulgaria
Russia is well represented in Bulgaria by Russian Embassy in Sofia andRussian Consulate General in Ruse,Russian Consulate General in Varna,Russian Honorary Consulate in Bourgas,Russian Honorary Consulate in Plovdiv . The Russian Embassy is located in the capital city of Bulgaria and may (may not) provide the same services of the Russian consulate located in another city. It is crucial to call for direction.

Bulgaria Representation in Russia
Bulgaria is also well represented in Russia by Consulate General of Bulgaria in Yekaterinburg,Embassy of Bulgaria in Moscow,Consulate General of Bulgaria in St. Petersburg, . The Bulgaria Embassy is located in the capital city of Russia and may (may not) provide the same services of the Bulgarian consulate located in another city. It is crucial to call for direction.

Russia and Bulgaria Representation in the World
Both countries have good bilateral relationships and they are well represented in different countries around the world. Russia has 304 Embassies and Consulates worldwide while Bulgaria has 162 Embassies and Consulates worldwide.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the Russian Embassy in Sofia could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.

Disclaimer
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The purpose of your intended travel (Tourist, Business, Studies or etc) and other facts will determine what type of visa is required under Russia immigration law. As a visa applicant, you will need to establish that you meet all requirements to receive the category of visa for which you are applying.

Russian other Embassies, Consulates and representations in Bulgaria

Along with the Russian Embassy in Sofia, Russia also has  4  other representations in Bulgaria as: