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STEP 10. Arrival in Russia: migration card and registration

Once you have your trip to Russia organized, all that’s left is for you to take the flight and get to your accommodation. So this section of the blog will explain:

1. The procedures to go through at the airport upon arrival in Russia, such as passport and visa control, where the migration card must be filled out, as well as customs control.

2. The different options for getting from the airport to downtown Moscow or St. Petersburg, either by public transit or by booking a taxi online in advance with companies like KiwiTaxi.

3. Registration on arrival at the accommodation, the final procedure to be carried out in Russia.

If instead of taking a flight you travel to Russia by train or on a cruise, in this section you’ll also find articles explaining in detail all the steps to follow.