Embassy of Russia in Paris


The Russian Embassy in France is a bilateral mission in Paris and promotes Russian interests in France. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of France. The Russian Embassy in Paris is headed by Mr Alexandre Alexeevitch Avdeev - Ambassador of Russia to France.


Russian Embassy in Paris, France 40-50, boulevard Lannes 75116 Paris France


(+33) 1 (+33) 1


(+33) 1






Mr Alexandre Alexeevitch Avdeev - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in France require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Paris 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 Paris before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.france.mid.ru ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+33) 1 (+33) 1 or email ambrus@wanadoo.fr

Consulates of Russia in France

Next to the embassy in Paris there could be additional Russian consulates located in France.

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

Russian Consulates in France

Next to the embassy in Paris, Russia has consulates in the following cities: Biarritz, Lyon, Marseille and Strasbourg

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Russian Embassy in Paris offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from France to Russia as wel as for Russian citizens in France. 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.