Embassy of Russia in Sarajevo


The Russian Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina is a bilateral mission in Sarajevo and promotes Russian interests in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Russian Embassy in Sarajevo is headed by Mr Alexander Botsan-Kharchenko - Ambassador of Russia to Bosnia and Herzegovina.


Russian Embassy in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina Urjan Dedina 93 71000 Sarajevo Bosnia and Herzegovina


(+387) (33) 668 147 (+387) (33) 210 913


(+387) (33) 668 148





Mr Alexander Botsan-Kharchenko - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Thu: 08:00 - 17:00 Fri: 08.00-16.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Bosnia and Herzegovina require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Sarajevo 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 Sarajevo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+387) (33) 668 147 (+387) (33) 210 913 or email rusembbih@lsinter.net

Consulates of Russia in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Next to the embassy in Sarajevo there could be additional Russian consulates located in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Please check below for the locations of the Russian consulates in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Russian Consulates in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Next to the embassy in Sarajevo, Russia has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Russia does not have any consulates located in Bosnia and Herzegovina ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Russian Embassy in Sarajevo offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Bosnia and Herzegovina to Russia as wel as for Russian citizens in Bosnia and Herzegovina. 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.