Russian Duty Free Allowances

Duty Free Allowances – Russia ….

Duty Free Allowances Russia FederationFor all travellers and tourists visiting Russia, you are allowed to enter the country with a certain amount of goods and personal possessions that are classed as duty free. Here is our quick guide to the current allowances.Also see our Tax Free Travel shopping guide to:


  • 400 Cigarettes or
  • 100 Cigars or
  • 200 Cigarillos or
  • 500 gms (grammes) of tobacco.

These allowances are permitted provided that only ONE type of tobacco is imported (ie foreign), otherwise the duty free allowance becomes half the above.


  • 2 Litres per person are allowed. Passengers must be over 21 years of age.

Perfumes and Fragrances

  • Russia allows you a reasonable quantity of perfume and fragrance, provided it is for your own personal use and not for resale.

Personal and private possessions to the value of 65,000 Rubles (RUB) plus 250 gms of factory packed caviar per person.Please remember that duty free allowances do change, so always check before you travel.