Vietnam Visa Application

So whether you're planning a holiday or a business trip, read on to find out everything you need to know about getting a Vietnamese visa. We'll outline the different types of visas available, and explain how to submit your application.

About Vietnam Visa Application

Vietnam e-Visa is a mandatory document that one needs to have to enter this Southeast Asian country. Check if your country is listed among the eligible ones for e-Visa so that you can apply for a visa entirely online.

Once you ensure that you meet the Vietnam visa requirements to qualify for an online visa application, you will need to follow a few very straightforward and intuitive steps. The entire application shouldn't take more than 15 minutes of your time. These steps will require you to submit an online form with some essential details. As a next step, you will need to cover the fee charged for processing your application.

For a successful application, you will need to hold a passport that will not expire for a minimum of 6 months after the date of your entry to Vietnam. Since the entire application process can be completed online, you will also need to have access to a working electronic device with a stable Internet connection. Moreover, you need to be an active user of an email address to which you will receive the approval of your visa application.

Please remember to apply for a Vietnam visa online at least 5 business days before your planned trip will take place and receive your visa approval on time and avoid unnecessary stress.

Read on to find out the details on how to finish your online Vietnam visa application without any issues.

How to apply for a Vietnam Visa Online

Spare a couple of minutes of your time to follow a simple and fast application process consisting of the following steps:

  1. Choose your travel purpose and start providing the necessary details in the application form. Attach your digital face photo and a copy of your valid passport (bio-data page).
  2. Cover the processing fee of 79 Euro using one of the available methods of online payment and receive the e-mail message containing the confirmation number.
  3. Download the approved e-Visa that will be delivered to your email inbox within 5 business days from the date of submitting your application.

Complete your Vietnam visa application form using any electronic device with Internet access. Forget about visiting the Vietnamese Embassy, as the entire application can be handled online. Save your time and money by applying for an electronic visa!

Our visa support team is at your disposal throughout the entire application process. In case of any doubts or questions, do not hesitate to contact them via phone, contact form, or email.

Document to complete the online applicationd

The Vietnamese Government requires applicants to meet basic and standard requirements. They must simply prepare the following two documents:

  • a digital copy of the passport's bio-data page*
  • applicant's recent face photo

*Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months from our planned arrival in Vietnam.

Important! The pictures required to upload in the application form may be simply taken using a phone or PC web camera. Our team of e-Visa experts will adjust them so that the files can meet the Turkish requirements.

Other requirements

Apart from a valid passport, all Vietnam visa applicants must also have access to the following items:

  • an active and frequently used email address
  • a valid means of online payment
  • any working electronic device
  • stable Internet connection

Who can apply for an e-Visa for Vietnam

Nationals of the following countries from the below list may apply for a Vietnamese e-Visa:

  • Andorra
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Brazil
  • Brunei
  • Bulgaria
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • China*
  • Colombia
  • Croatia
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • East Timor
  • Estonia
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • France
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hong Kong (SAR)
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Korea, South
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macau (SAR)
  • Macedonia (North)
  • Malta
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Myanmar (Burma)
  • Nauru
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Palau
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Qatar
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Rwanda
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States of America
  • Uruguay
  • Vanuatu
  • Venezuela

* Except holders of Chinese e-passport.

If your nationality is not listed among the eligible for e-Visa, you will need to contact the nearest Vietnamese Embassy and obtain a visa in a traditional way.

Vietnam e-Visa processing time

It may take up to 5 business days to receive the approval of your tourist visa to Vietnam. Make sure to enter all the details without any error. It will maximize your chances of a positive approval of your visa request.

Don't forget to refresh your email inbox to check if your approved e-Visa has already been delivered there. On average, our customers can expect to receive the e-Visa within just 68 hours. Nevertheless, remember to submit the visa application form early enough to receive the visa approval on time!