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2024 Vietnam visa processing (visa process/visa fee/processing time / required documents)

1. What documents do you need to prepare to go to Vietnam?

A valid 6-month passport and a valid visa for Vietnam are required (Vietnamese visa can be applied in advance or on arrival).

2. Vietnam visa

To Vietnam, a visa is a very simple thing. Because Vietnam visa’s refusal rate is almost zero. And it can be handled in two working days. A tourist visa is valid for 30 days. If there is no consulate in your city, you can find a qualified travel agent to help you.

Latest news: On August 15, 2023, the Vietnamese government extended the validity of e-visas to 90 days. Apply right now on this link. Moreover, you can stay Vietnam for up to 90 days with multiple-entry.

3. Vietnam Visa price:

Apply at the consulate or embassy:

Vietnam visa can be divided into a one-month single entry, a one-month single entry multiple, three months single entry, etc. the visa fee for a one-month single visa is about 25-70 USD. You can obtain a 30-day valid individual tourist visa, and it takes 3-5 working days to apply for the visa.

The price of tourist visas varies with the consulate and the type of visa. For example, the visa fee for a single entry in China Guangzhou consulate is 370 RMB ( around 50USD), while that in Beijing is 470 RMB (around 70USD).

Special tips: different from most of the visas, the validity period and stay time of the Vietnamese visa are overlapped. For example, the valid period of the visa is from January 1 to January 30, and if you enter Vietnam on January 28, you must leave on the 30th. So Please careful.

Apply for a visa on arrival online:

Although it is a landing visa, in addition to air tickets and passports, relevant materials are still needed. It is suggested that tourists who have no time to apply for a pre-departure visa should consider landing visas.

In fact, the landing visa in Vietnam is not complicated. It only needs to process electronic approval on the Internet in advance. The Visa approval letter is about 6 USD. You can handle the landing visa only after you take the visa approval.

Apply for a visa approval letter:

Visa approval letter

After you have completed the landing approval, print it out and bring two 4cm x 6cm photos with you, as well as a visa fee of $25 (Please prepare USD or VND). When you arrive, you need to fill in an entry application form (Na1 form). After that, you can use these things to handle the landing visa.

However, you should pay attention to that after you get off the plane and go to the immigration processing area, the tourists with visa will directly go to the immigration window (Landing visa office) to queue up. You should see clearly that the landing sign is next to it and go there to apply for the landing visa. And go to the immigration window only after you have handled the landing visa.

Note: visitors entering from the port pass are not allowed to apply for a landing visa for Vietnam. Landing visa just available for flight.

Documents required:

  • Passport
  • Return ticket booking
  • Entry form (Na1 form)
  • Visa approval letter (handle it online and print out)
  • Processing time: it takes about 2 days to wait for the entry approval
  • Visa fee: (Apply online 6USD + When arrival pay 25USD = total 31USD)
  • Length of stay: 30 days
  • Landing port: Vietnam international airport (Ha Noi, Nha Trang, Da Nang, Ho Chi Minh, Phu Quoc, Hai Phong)

According to the content of the notice, foreign citizens who enter Vietnam with visa-free entry, electronic visa entry, or tourist visa entry from March 1, 2020 can “automatically extend their temporary residence right” until August 31, 2020. Foreign citizens can leave Vietnam before August 31 without a visa extension.

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