Dear Applicants and Travel Agents,

According to the official announcement of the Consulates General of Greece in Russia, all individuals entering Greece, before boarding, must present a negative molecular COVID-19 (using the PCR method) test result in English language, which must be carried out in a medical laboratory, has been performed within the last 72 hours prior to arrival to Greece and contains the passenger’s name, surname and travel document number (passport number). You can book an appointment at the VAC in Moscow or in St.Petersburg for a PCR test that meets the requirements and can be done in a clinic, at the office or at home. For more information, please contact the VAC staff. Additionally, all individuals must fill out their Passenger Locator Form (PLF) online within the last 48 hours before entering the country. For more information regarding the PLF please click here. All travelers will undergo a rapid test for antigen detection upon their arrival in Greece and must observe a 7-day strict preventive self-isolation (quarantine) if they enter between Tuesday, January 12th 2021 and Thursday, January 21st 2021. For more information, please click here.

Announcement of the Consulate General of Greece in Moscow regarding the procedures on issuing visas during the COVID-19 epidemic.

We can help you apply for a Schengen visa to Greece from the comfort and safety of your own home or office and avoid having to travel to our Visa Application Center for Greece. To enable more people to avail of this premium service we are now offering a 50% discount to the standard cost. This is a great opportunity to get your visa in a timely manner while avoiding any exposure to the external environment. For more information and to book this Mobile Biometrics Service please contact us on +7 965 119 00 70 or write us mobilebiometrics.rugr@gvc24assist.eu.

The Visa Application Centers for Greece in Moscow, Novorossiysk, St. Petersburg and Ekaterinburg are operational, accepting only applicants that have booked an appointment online. You should book your appointment here. All the other Visa Application Centers for Greece in Russia will remain closed until further notice. Following guidelines and best practices recommended by health and governmental authorities, in order to minimize any extra health related risks, applicants are required to avail of the courier service for the return of their passport. For more information please click here.