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We are sorry to inform that there is currently no Vietnam Embassy in Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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

What is the penalty for overstaying my visa in Vietnam? I hold Hong Kong passport.

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.

Is it easy to obtain Vietnam visa via Vietnam embassy in Hong Kong?

The requirements for Vietnam visa application via the Vietnam Embassy in Hong Kong may vary from nationality to nationality, so in case you wish to obtain Vietnam visa in this way, you are highly recommended to contact the embassy in advance for details to best prepare for  your application. In addition, in case you are traveling to Vietnam, you may consider a more convenient way to get the visa – Get Vietnam visa on arrival.

How to obtain Vietnam visa for Hong Kong citizens?

Please be kindly informed that at the moment, there are two options to get Vietnam visa for Hong Kong citizens, namely:
  1. Getting a visa on arrival (highly recommended for those traveling to Vietnam by air);
  2. Getting a visa via Vietnam embassy/Consulate.

Do I have only one option to get Vietnam visa via Vietnam Embassy?

No. It is the single option in case you do not travel to Vietnam by air. But in case you are traveling to Vietnam by air, you have another option to get a valid Vietnam visa – get visa on arrival. With the visa on arrival, you do not need to contact the Vietnam embassy/consulate, but fill out the online application form, get visa approval letter delivered to your email and get visa stamped upon arrival at Vietnam airport. This process is very simple and hassle free. It works very well in case you are far from the embassy of Vietnam or need an urgent Vietnam visa.

I hold a Hong Kong passport. Do I need to obtain a visa to visit Vietnam?

Yes. At the moment, all Hong Kong passport holders need to obtain a valid visa to Vietnam for any purpose.