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Useful information

Information for foreign visitors

Foreign visitors from 80 countries can visit the territory of Grodno and the Grodno region without a visa.

  1. In order to enter the visa-free territory a foreign visitor should possess the document which is issued by Belarusian tourist agency.
  2. In order to obtain the document a foreign visitor is:
    • to address Belarusian travel agency which has the right to issue such documents;
    • to receive confirmation approving a foreign traveler’s right to enter Belarus visa-free, and to obtain tourist service which should be booked in advance.
  3. Before entering Belarus a foreign visitor is to get a health insurance for staying in Belarus.
  4. A foreign visitor entering Belarus visa-free is to present the following documents at Belarus State Border checkpoint:
    • a valid document which allows to cross State Borders of foreign countries (passport);
    • the document issued by Belarusian travel agency which allows to enter the above mentioned territories visa-free;
    • Health insurance.
  5. A migration card is to be drawn up at the checkpoint of Belarus State Border.

Comment: in case of migration card loss, a tourist will be fined.

More information can be found on the website

How to get to Grodno from Minsk?

By bus

Every hour from the Central Bus Station in Minsk depart buses and rout buses (by a rout bus you can get to Grodno faster). An up-to-date schedule can be found on the following websites:,

By train

The train station is situated next to the bus station

Train schedule can be found on the website:

Online ticket purchase service is also available on this website.

Transport to Grodno

Grodno has a well-developed transportation system. You can use buses, trolleybuses, rout busses and taxis. Tickets for public transport can be purchased at a kiosk at the bus stop or from a driver. Remember to buy a ticket and «activate» it by punching it at the beginning of your trip by bus or trolleybus.

Public transport fare

By bus or trolleybus – 55 copecks (60 cents from the driver) for one trip.

By rout bus (minibus) – 1,20 Belarusian ruble.

ATTENTION!!! You can get a fine if you use public transport without a ticket.

Public transport schedules

Routes and public transport schedules in Grodno can be found on the website or at the bus stops.

Taxi to Grodno

You can call a taxi by phone: 107, 155, 163, or 7220.

Attractions in Grodno

The city of Grodno is often called Royal. It is famous for its majestic castles, graceful and impressive churches that attract travelers from all over the world: