Prime Time Service

Please note that availing of optional services does not guarantee the applicant a visa. The decision to grant or not an applicant’s request for a Schengen visa and the validity term of the visa, if granted, comes under the exclusive prerogative of the Consulate.

There is an optional prime time service for applicants who wish to submit their documents out of regular Visa Application Center submission hours (on working days, except weekends and holidays):

  • Novosibirsk: between 16:00-17:30 (without appointment) and between 17:30-20:00 (preliminary appointment required)
  • Smolensk: between 16:00-17:00 (without appointment) and between 17:00-19:00 (preliminary appointment required)
  • Voronezh: between 16:00-17:00 (without appointment) and between 17:00-19:00 (preliminary appointment required)
  • Vladivostok: between 16:00-17:00 (without appointment) and between 17:00-19:00 (preliminary appointment required)
  • Saratov: between 16:00-17:00 (without appointment)
  • Khabarovsk: between 16:00-17:00 (without appointment)
  • Irkutsk: between 16:00-17:00 (without appointment)
  • Krasnoyarsk: between 16:00-17:00 (without appointment)
  • Krasnodar: between 16:00-17:00 (without appointment) and between 17:00-20:00 (preliminary appointment required)
  • Novorossiysk: between 16:00-17:00 (without appointment) and between 17:00-19:00 (preliminary appointment required)
  • Rostov-on-Don: between 16:00-18:00 (without appointment) and between 18:00-20:00 (preliminary appointment required)
  • St. Petersbug: between 08:00-09:00 and between 16:00-18:00

To avail this service in Krasnodar, Novorossiysk and Rostov-on-Don please call +7 (8617) 729 821.

To avail this service in all other above mentioned Visa Application Centers please call 8 (499) 7033862, 8 (499) 7098318.

To avail this service in Saint-Petersburg, simply call our helpline at + 7 (812) 612 2006 and reserve your preferred time slot. 

Prime time Service will be offered at a charge of 50 Euros per application in Saint-Petersburg and 35 Euros in all other above mentioned locations, inclusive of all taxes, payable in RUB. This charge is over and above the visa fee, service fee or any other additional service charges as availed by the visa applicant.