Embassy of Russia in Sofia


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


Russian Embassy in Sofia, Bulgaria Ul. Dragan Tsankov 28 Sofia Bulgaria


(+359) (2) 963-09 12 / 14 (+359) (2) 963-13 14


(+359) (2) 963-41 03






Mr Yuriy Isakov - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Bulgaria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Sofia 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 Sofia before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.russia.bg ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+359) (2) 963-09 12 / 14 (+359) (2) 963-13 14 or email info@russia.bg

Consulates of Russia in Bulgaria

Next to the embassy in Sofia there could be additional Russian consulates located in Bulgaria.

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

Russian Consulates in Bulgaria

Next to the embassy in Sofia, Russia has consulates in the following cities: Bourgas, Plovdiv, Ruse and Varna

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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