Language

Home Visa, Consular Legalization Visa on arrival

Entry visas at the National Airport Minsk

Please pay attention! Foreign citizens arriving with flights from the Russian Federation can't obtain entry visas of the Republuc of Belarus in airport on arrival.

Foreign citizens (natiionals from India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri-Lanka) may apply for a visa on arrival at Minsk National Airport (this is not e-visa). 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. If the submitted document is verified by the DAF-officer the applicant’s representative receives the stamped copy of the Visa support document, which might be forwarded to the applicant (if needed — to facilitate the boarding process on the airplane). PLEASE READ THE IFORMATION HERE. After arrival to Belarus a foreign national must proceed to Visa office in Airport Minsk.
 
To obtain an entry Belarus’ visa after arrival to Minsk National Airport, a foreign citizen must personally submit the following documents to Visa counter:
1) one copy of a duly completed visa application form. Visa application form must be signed by the foreign citizen personally;
 2) one photograph (size 35x45 mm, full face, against an even light background, high resolution, no corrugation or ink allowed, 70 — 80 percent of the picture placed vertically, 6 months-older photos not accepted).
 3) Passport (have at least two blank pages intended for visas and shall be valid as long as at least 90 days after the expected date of departure of a foreign citizen from the Republic of Belarus);
 5) Medical/travel insurance. It is possible to buy medical insurance on arrival in Airport;
 6) Proof of Financial means: at least US $ 600 for each month of stay per person. For the period of stay in Belarus less than one month — at least US $ 25 for each day of stay per person. 

   The visa-officer may also require:
 — Hotel booking confirmation (on the letterhead of hotel in Belarus);
 — Confirmed flight itinerary;
 — Other additional documents.
 
 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 only  in US Dollars or Euro.