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We are sorry to inform that there is currently no Vietnam Embassy in George Town, Malaysia.

If you would like to obtain Vietnam visa, please choose 1 of 2 following options:


Follow 3 simple steps to obtain Vietnam visa on arrival

Step 1:

Fill in the secured application form with required information such as full name, date of birth, passport number, arrival date, etc.

Double check correct information

Make payment for service fee via Credit/ Debit Card via OnePay/ PayPal or Western Union

Step 2:

Wait for 2 working days (normal service) or 1 working day (urgent service) to get Visa Approval Letter issued by Vietnam Immigration Department via email.

Step 3:

Get full visa stamped at Vietnam airport check-in counter by presenting Visa Approval Letter, passport, 02 passport-sized photos, hard copy of Vietnam Entry & Exit form, and stamping fee to Immigration Officer.

Frequently asked questions

I’m Malaysian. What is the penalty for overstaying my visa in Vietnam?

Vietnam visas and immigration issues fall within the purview of the Vietnamese authorities. Financial penalties for overstaying the validity of your visa are determined on a case-by-case basis. But we do not recommend you overstay your visa. In case your visa is about to expire and you wish to extend your stay, please contact the Vietnam Immigration Department or a travel agency to have your visa extended.

I’m not Malaysia citizen but I’m currently residing in this country. Can I apply for Vietnam visa at Vietnam embassy in Kuala Lumpur?

You CAN apply for Vietnam visa at Vietnam embassy in Kuala Lumpur. But before you go, we recommend you check your Vietnam visa requirement to save your money in case you do not need one.

I’m Malaysia. Can I apply for Vietnam visa at Vietnam embassy in Bangkok as I’m in Thailand now or I must apply for it at Vietnam embassy in Kuala Lumpur?

Yes. You can apply for Vietnam visa at any Vietnam embassy/consulate which is convenient for you. However, please kindly note that the visa procedure may vary from embassy to embassy, so you need to contact the embassy you wish to apply for visa with for details about the document requirements as well as time processing to best prepare for your trip to Vietnam.

How to get a Vietnam visa for Malaysian?

Please be kindly informed that, as a Malaysian, you are exempted from Vietnam visa for up to 30 days in Vietnam. In case you are planning to stay longer, you may have two ways to obtain a visa for Vietnam as follows:
  1. Getting a Vietnam visa on arrival (highly recommended if you are traveling to Vietnam by air, as it is convenient and simple to apply. You only need to submit an online Vietnam visa application which requires no document, just little information), get visa approval letter via email and then get visa stamped upon arrival at Vietnam airport); OR
  2. Getting visa at Vietnam embassy in Malaysia or in any country which is convenient for you if you are not traveling to Vietnam by air.

Do Malaysians need visa for Vietnam?

It depends on their stay in Vietnam. At the moment, Malaysians do not need to get Vietnam visa for every single stay of no more than 30 days in Vietnam. They only need to obtain Vietnam visa if they wish to extend their stay in Vietnam for more than 30 days without leaving the country and coming back.