Embassy of Russia in Vilnius


The Russian Embassy in Lithuania is a bilateral mission in Vilnius and promotes Russian interests in Lithuania. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Lithuania. The Russian Embassy in Vilnius is headed by Mr Vladimir Chkhikvadze - Ambassador of Russia to Lithuania.


Russian Embassy in Vilnius, Lithuania Latviu g. 53 08113 Vilnius Lithuania


(+370) 5 272 17 63 (+370) 5 272 33 48


(+370) 5 272 38 77






Mr Vladimir Chkhikvadze - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Thu: 08.15-18.00 Fri: 08.15-16.45

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Lithuania require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Vilnius you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Russia

For all Russian visa related matters contact the embassy in Vilnius before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.lithuania.mid.ru ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+370) 5 272 17 63 (+370) 5 272 33 48 or email post@rusemb.lt

Consulates of Russia in Lithuania

Next to the embassy in Vilnius there could be additional Russian consulates located in Lithuania.

Please check below for the locations of the Russian consulates in Lithuania.

Russian Consulates in Lithuania

Next to the embassy in Vilnius, Russia has consulates in the following cities: Klaipeda and Marijampole

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Russian Embassy in Vilnius offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Lithuania to Russia as wel as for Russian citizens in Lithuania. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Russian nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.