Order online voucher/invitation or TELEX for the russian visa.
If you stay less than 13 days in Russia only a tourist invitation will be sufficient, but
if you stay more than 13 days, you will need a tourist invitation more detailed tour program.
For the business invitation / business for Russia, it is often sent as TELEX directly to the Russian consulate, the business invitation telex or business is the most ordered because it does not require you to have the original.
Contact the center visa, the Consulate or the Embassy of Russia where you file your visa application file for Russia to know their official requirements and to make an appointment. Remember to make an appointment at least 3 weeks before departure.http://ru.vfsglobal.co.uk/online_application_form.html
Appointment at the visa centre or russian consulat to file your application and pay your consular fees. A tourist visa for a French citizen or EU will cost 61 €., For a business visa / business rates is the same. The processing time is from 4 to 10 days.
When you receive your passport with visa for Russia, verify carefully that the information is correct.
Don’t forget to make your registration upon your arrival in Russia.