Embassy of Russia in Lappeenranta


The Russian Embassy in Finland is a bilateral mission in Lappeenranta and promotes Russian interests in Finland. The embassy of Russia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Finland. The Russian Embassy in Lappeenranta is headed by Mr Alexander N. Shepelenko, Representative of Russia to Finland.


Russian Embassy Branch Office in Lappeenranta, Finland Kievarinkatu 1 A 53100 Lappeenranta Finland


(+358) 5 872 0722 / 0


(+358) 5 872 0777




Mr Alexander N. Shepelenko, Representative

Office Hours:

Mon, Wed, Fri: 09.00 - 12.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Finland require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Russian embassy in Lappeenranta 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 Lappeenranta before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+358) 5 872 0722 / 0 or email

Consulates of Russia in Finland

Next to the embassy in Lappeenranta there could be additional Russian consulates located in Finland.

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

Russian Consulates in Finland

Next to the embassy in Lappeenranta, Russia has consulates in the following cities: Kuusamo, Mariehamn and Turku

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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