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Japan VISA REQUIREMENTS FOR Russian CITIZENS IN 2021

Last Updated March 22, 2020 SOURCES

Citizens of Russia must get a visa to visit Japan as tourist.

Key Things to Know

Visa Exemptions

Passengers with an APEC Business Travel Card valid for travel to "JPN" if traveling on business for a maximum stay of 90 days. The card is valid for the countries listed on the back of the card.

Entry and Transit Restrictions

Passengers who have been in the Hubei Province or Zhejiang Province (China People's Rep.) in the past 14 days are not allowed to enter Japan.

This does not apply to spouses or children of nationals of Japan if they can prove it.

Passengers who have been in Cheongdo County or Daegu City in Korea (Rep.) in the past 14 days are not allowed to enter Japan.

This does not apply to spouses or children of nationals of Japan if they can prove it.

Passengers who have been in Gyeongsan-si, Andong-si , Yeongcheon-si, Chilgok-gun, Uiseong-gun, Seongju-gun or Gunwi-gun in Gyeongsangbuk-do in Korea (Rep.) in the past 14 days are not allowed to enter Japan.

This does not apply to spouses or children of nationals of Japan if they can prove it.

Passengers who have been in the provinces of Alborz, Gilan, Golestan, Isfahan, Lorestan, Markazi, Mazandaran, Qazvin, Qom, Semnan or Tehran in Iran in the past 14 days are not allowed to enter Japan.

This does not apply to spouses or children of nationals of Japan if they can prove it.

Passengers who have been in San Marino or Emilia-Romagna, Lombardy, Marche, Piedmont or Veneto in Italy in the past 14 days are not allowed to enter Japan.

This does not apply to spouses or children of nationals of Japan if they can prove it.

Visas issued on or before 8 March 2020 by the Embassies, Consulates-General and Consulate of Japan in China (People's Rep.), Hong Kong (SAR China) or Korea (Rep.) are invalidated.

Passengers who were in the cruise ship 'Westerdam' are not allowed to enter Japan.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do Russian passport holders need a visa to visit Japan?

Citizens of Russia must get a Visa to visit Japan as tourist.