Dear US Applicants,

Be advised that all applicants should submit their visa applications through the Russian Visa Center in San Francisco (ILS). No appointment is needed. At ILS you can submit your visa paperwork in person, by mail or through your legal representative.

For those individuals who wish to apply for visa at the Russian Consulate in San Francisco  (in person only), please make an appointment here. Please note that the Consulate in San Francisco do not accept documents without appointment

The applicant should comply with the general visa obtaining procedure and have available all the documents concerning your trip.

Please note that the Consulate do not accept any visa documents sent by mail.