The Consulate General of Russia in Istanbul announced that a visa-free travel for service holders and private passports and professional drivers involved in international transport will start today (Wednesday, August 7th).
VISA-free travel for 30 days
According to a statement made by the Consulate General of Russia in Istanbul with official passports and special passports of nationals of the Republic of Turkey, professional drivers operating international services, as of today, will be able to travel to Russia without a visa for 30 days after the date on entry.
The Consulate General of Russia in Istanbul announced the following:
"In accordance with the 25.07.2019 date of the President of Russia and 357 numbered decision, service passports and special passports, as of the date of the Republic of Turkey nationals and engaged in international transport professional drivers 08/07/2019, will be able to travel without a visa for a period of entry of the next 30 days. However, the period of stay must not exceed 90 days every 180 days. "