Vietnam Visa for Colombia Citizens

Last update: Jan 10, 2020

Do Colombian Citizens Need a visa to Vietnam?

Colombian citizens are REQUIRED to get a valid visa to enter Vietnam for either tourism or business purpose.

Type of visaVisa Requirement
Tourist visaRequired
Business visaRequired

Additionally, to visit Vietnam, travelers with Colombia passports should also meet the entry requirements:

  • Colombia passport is valid for at least 6 months following arrival date in Vietnam;
  • Colombia passport has at least 2 blank pages.

How to Apply for Vietnam Visa for Colombian Citizens?

Colombian citizens and passport holders can choose one of the following two methods to apply for a Vietnam visa:

1. Apply at Local Vietnam Embassy

This way of visa application for Vietnam requires the applicants to contact the Vietnam embassy/consulate abroad.

However, there is no embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Colombia up to now. As such, if the Colombia citizens living in Colombia and wishing to get a visa at the embassy should visit the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in nearby countries. The list of such embassies can be found here.

If the Colombia citizens are in another country with an office of embassy/consulate of Vietnam, they can visit them for the visa application.

The embassy visa processing time and fees may vary by the embassy.

2. Apply Online for Visa on arrival (Recommended)

Visa on arrival (VOA) is highly recommended for  Colombian citizens who are traveling to Vietnam by air as:

  • It requires no travel to or contact with the embassy;
  • It requires no send-off of original passport;
  • It can be applied online with an internet-connected device.

To get a VOA via, the holders of Colombia passport only need to:

Complete the secure online application form, and make payment of service fee;
Get the visa approval letter by email, normally in 2 working days (for tourist visa) or 7 working days (for business visa);
Pay the stamping fee upon arrival at Vietnam airport to get visa stamped.

How much is a Vietnam visa for Colombian citizens?

The Vietnam visa on arrival fees for Colombian citizens consist of:

  • Visa stamping fee, which is fixed at US$25 for a single entry visa and US$50 for a multiple entry visa valid for up to 03 months.
  • Visa service fee (the fee paid online to get the visa approval letter) which is from US$17.25.

Check the table below for exactly how much you need to pay for your Vietnamese visa.

Showing price for:
Tourist visa
Business visa
Type of visa1 pax2 pax3+ paxStamping fee
1 month single entry$21$18.25$17.25 $25
3 months single entry$34$30.25$28.25 $25
1 month multiple entry$26$23.25$22.25 $50
3 months multiple entry$55$52.25$46.75 $50
Type of visa1 pax2 pax3+ paxStamping fee
1 month single entry$119$114$108 $25
3 months single entry$140$133$126 $25
1 month multiple entry$119$114$108 $50
3 months multiple entry$146$139$135 $50
6 months multiple entry$361$344$333 $95

Service Fee is quoted in US $/pax

The above fees apply to normal service of 2 working days processing. You need to pay extra:
  • US $10/pax for 1 working day processing;
  • US $25/pax for 4 working hours processing;
  • US $50/pax for 2 working hours processing.
The above fees apply to normal service of 7 working days processing. You need to pay extra:
  • US $30/pax for 3 working days processing;
  • US $50/pax for 2 working days processing.

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Fri Mar 05 2021, 10:18:06 (GMT+7)

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