Repatriation to Russia


Citizens and families of any nationality are welcome to call for advice about repatriation to or from Russia.  Our Team works closely with funeral directors, assistance companies, embassies and consulates to assist with repatriation to or from Russia.

For many years, we have advised and assisted families with repatriation to or from Russia. After a sudden, unexpected bereavement away from home, Rowland Brothers International’s global repatriation service has supported families repatriating their loved one to or from Russia.


Our experienced team is familiar with repatriation to or from Russia and works with our funeral network around the world to repatriate loved ones home to: Moscow, St Petersburg, Krasnoder and Ekaterinberg.

To speak to us about coffin repatriation, or repatriation of cremated remains, complete our inquiry form, or call our Team. A member of our Russian linguist team will help with local liaison and document translations, and applicable procedures to provide a smooth repatriation service.

What do we need?

Repatriation to Russia must respect local protocol where the deceased is located, and also the consular requirements for Russia. Documentation usually includes but is not limited to:

  • Passport of the deceased
  • Local death certificate
  • Embalming certificate
  • Freedom from infection certificate
  • Permission to bring the person out of the country
  • Permit for the country of destination if required

We are able to arrange flight information within a few hours of completing all official documents.

What’s Included?

Rowland Brothers International’s repatriation to Russia, includes:

  • Collection of deceased from UK mainland
  • Preparation of the deceased
  • A coffin suitable for international transportation
  • Complete documentation service
  • Translations if required
  • Transfer to the airport
  • Flight for the deceased
  • Assistance with return of luggage

Get in Touch

Contact us for a quote on our full repatriation service to or from the UK to Russia or for a full repatriation service from any country to Russia.

Please request a Russian-speaking staff member to contact you on our contact form if you require communication in Russian.

In general terms, repatriation will take approximately 5-10 working days, from the date the deceased is released by the local authorities.

The timeframe is also dependent on the local authorities issuing the required documentation and then flight availability with the airlines.

Contact Us:

Contact us first to discuss:

UK Clients:

0800 917 3585

International Clients:

+44(0)20 8684 2324


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