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Russian Belarus border
Posted January 15th, 2013 - 6:21 pm by from Vancouver, Canada (Permalink)
I have question in regards to that border.Since there is no check ups when people cross it,will I be considered illegal in Russia and face problems when departing from Russia when Russian authorities don't see their own entry stamp,but only Belarus one?

I am planning to enter Belarus and proceed to Moscow and catch flight from there to Japan.

I heard there are some issues about this ,but I am not sure what to expect.

Posted January 15th, 2013 - 8:02 pm by from Moscow, Russia (Permalink)
Well i'm affraid u won't be able to fly from Russia to anywhere if u don't have russian visa....
yes u can cross russian\belorussian border by car for example...they don't stop u...very easilyyyy...
i know sm cs did it....u can spend sm time in moscow...but if u r alone they might stop u & ask for documents((((((
but my idea is to come back to Belarus & fly from there...

good luck!!!!


Posted January 15th, 2013 - 8:32 pm by from Vancouver, Canada (Permalink)
hmm,that sux.
if i use serbian passport perhaps wont be problem,there is visa free regime.
also,am i allowed to stay 30 days in each country or combined 30 days for both Belarus+russia?

Posted January 16th, 2013 - 11:01 am by from Iwakuni, Japan (Permalink)
Hello Luaay,

I recently flew home to Japan for the New Years holiday through Moscow, but I had to go to Tallinn first. Yes, there is no border check between Belarus and Russia, but there will be if you are trying to go from Russia to a third country. You need to have an entry stamp to Russia if you are going anywhere other than back to Belarus.

For me, I couldn't even fly from Minsk through Moscow to Tokyo unless I had a Russian transit visa. It's considered a domestic flight. Therefore, I purposely bought a ticket from Tallinn through Moscow to Tokyo. With your Serbian passport, you can probably get a ticket from Minsk to Tokyo, but that will probably only work if you've entered Belarus on your Serbian passport.