Russian Fed. Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Russian Fed.
Capital city: Moscow
Currency: Russian Ruble (RUB)
Local time: GMT + 2 / + 12
Telephone code: + 7
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import by persons of 18 years and older:1. 400 cigarettes or 200 cigarillos or 100 cigars or 500 grams of tobacco products if only one ty... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Import and export permit required. Arms and ammunition can only be carried as checked baggage. Import and export of military arms and ammunition is... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

The customs declaration, filled out on entry of the Russian Fed., must be handed in on departure.Dairy and meat products are permitted (exce... More information

Export regulations:

1. Archeological, historical and artistic objects require a written permission from the Ministry of Cultural Affairs and a photograph of the export... More information


Cats, dogs and birds must be accompanied by an international veterinary passport or veterinarian health certificate (nationals of C.I.S. countries ... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage must be cleared at the first airport of entry in the Russian Fed.Exempt: 1. baggage of passengers arriving on ... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

No airport tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation at the airport.... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Import allowed.Local currency: (Russian Ro... More information

Learn all about regulations for your destination country. From airport tax to be paid on departure, to importing pets, as well as rules on how much currency you may bring into and out of a country.