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Particulars of issuance of entry visas at the «National Airport Minsk»

Foreign citizens may apply for a visa on arrival at Minsk National Airport. Such visa applications are processed by the Division for the Admission of Foreigners of the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (hereafter referred to as the DAF). Visas are issued 24/7.

Visa support documents (an original invitation and its copy) should be submitted to the DAF by an inviting organization/person at least 2 business days before the expected arrival date.

In case of a relative’s death or critical illness, visa support documents may be submitted by applicants on arrival.

Short-term student visas may be obtained on arrival only in the presence of a representative of the institution that has issued an invitation.

Attention!
Foreign citizens arriving on flights from the Russian Federation will not be able to apply for visas at the DAF.
Therefore, they must obtain visas at one of the embassies or consulates of the Republic of Belarus prior to their arrival.
 
Visa support documents should be submitted to the information desk of the DAF at sector 1/2 of the airport, ground floor, on a working day from 10.30 to 16.30. Visa support documents may be also sent by post (Division for the Admission of Foreigners of the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Minsk International Airport, 220054 Minsk). Contact phones: +375 17 279 20 58, +375 17 279 28 72.

Private or tourist visa applications may be also submitted to “Centrkurort” (praspiekt Pieramožcaū, 19-30, Minsk; phones: +375 17 226 91 00, +375 29 384 36 08) at least 4 business days before the expected arrival date.
 
Besides, visa support documents may be submitted to one of the following regional offices of “Centrkurort” at least 7 business days prior to arrival:

 — Babrujsk, vul. Karla Marksa, 38, office 6 (+375 225 72 27 51, +375 225 72 27 52);

 — Brest, praspiekt Mašerava, 17 (+375 162 22 11 11, +375 162 22 03 93);

 — Homieĺ, vul. Lienina, 6 (+375 232 70 00 65, +375 29 123 00 76);

 — Hrodna, vul. Sacyjalistyčnaja, 14 (+375 152 74 45 45, +375 33 604 45 45);

 — Mahilioū, vul. Peršamajskaja, 8 (+375 222 22 60 04, +375 29 108 45 66);

 — Orša, vul. Lienina, 46 (+375 216 21 00 24, +375 29 170 09 25);

 — Viciebsk, vul. Zamkavaja, 4 (+375 212 36 54 84, +375 212 37 06 64).
 
To see the rates of consular fees for the processing of visa application at the National Airport «Minsk» please click here. Visa fee is paid by the foreigner at the DAF visa desk upon arrival in cash.