Japan Embassy and Consulates in Russia
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following Russian and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month, 1 week|
|Day of Unity||Thursday, November 04||1 month, 1 week|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||2 months|
|Mother's Day||Monday, November 29||2 months|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months, 1 week|
|New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day)||Sunday, January 02||3 months, 1 week|
|New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day)||Monday, January 03||3 months, 1 week|
|Orthodox Christmas Holiday||Thursday, January 06||3 months, 2 weeks|
|Orthodox Christmas||Friday, January 07||3 months, 2 weeks|
|Orthodox Christmas Holiday||Saturday, January 08||3 months, 2 weeks|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||3 months, 3 weeks|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in Russia?
Japan currently maintains 5 diplomatic representative offices in Russia including Moscow, Khabarovsk, Saint Petersburg, Vladivostok and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.
2 - Do Russian citizens need a visa for Japan?
Russian citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into Japan. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of Japan in Russia for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in Russia?
The Japanese representative offices in Russia will be closed in observance of the following Russian and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Culture Day (JP) Wed, Nov 03, 2021 (1 month, 1 week)
Time in Japan vs Russia
Tokyo, Japan time is 6:00 hours ahead of Moscow, Russia
Cities in Russia
- Nizhny Novgorod
- Saint Petersburg
- Veliky Novgorod