Drinking Age in Russia

Drinking age in Russia is
See below for more details on drinking age and alcohol purchase age in

This is not legal advice.
Check with local law enforcement what is the legal drinking age
BEFORE drinking or purchasing alcohol while in the country.


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Purchase Age
On Premise 18
Off Premise 18
Drinking Age
Private None
Public 16

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If the answer above is None it means there is no specific mention in the legislation, but you still need to ask local law enforcement before drinking in Russia.

Penalties apply to parents of those under 16 years of age who consume alcohol beverages in public places. The legal purchase age limits are 18.

You can find more legal details and links here:
Wikipedia Legal Drinking Page