Do Greek citizens need a visa to Vietnam?
Yes. All Greece popular passport holders
NEED to get a valid visa to visit Vietnam, no matter where they are currently, where they depart for Vietnam and what they are visiting Vietnam for, business or tourist purposes.
To visit Vietnam, besides the visa requirements, travelers with Greece passports should ensure that:
Their Greece passport is valid for at least 6 months following arrival date in Vietnam; Their Greece passport has at least 2 blank pages. How to get a Vietnam Visa for Greek citizens?
There are currently two ways to apply for a visa for Greek citizens to Vietnam:
1. Apply for a visa on arrival
As a holder of Greece passport traveling to Vietnam by air, you will find that Visa on arrival (VOA) is the best choice to get a visa for Vietnam as:
It requires no travel to any diplomatic missions of Vietnam in Greece; It requires no documents for application; It requires an internet-connected device only. How to apply for Vietnam visa on arrival for Greek Citizens
With VOA via Vietnam-visa.com, you only need to:
Complete an online secure application form, and pay the service fee with credit/debit card;
Receive 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 at VOA counter at Vietnam airport to get visa stamped onto passport.
How much is a visa on arrival for Greek citizens?
The visa on arrival fee for Greek citizens to Vietnam is fixed at:
US$25 or US$50 for visa stamping at Vietnam airport (for a single entry visa or a multiple entry visa valid for up to 3 months respectively), PLUS (+) service fee for the visa approval letter which depends on the visa type, processing time and number of applicants in your group.
Please find the table below for how much you need to pay for your visa(s).
Showing price for:
Type of visa 1 pax 2 pax 3+ pax Stamping 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 visa 1 pax 2 pax 3+ pax Stamping 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. 2. Apply for an embassy visa
To apply for an embassy visa, Greek passport holders are required to contact:
the Vietnam embassy in Greece (if they are in Greece); or Vietnam embassy in a country they are residing in (if they are outside Greece).
The embassy visa fee, processing time and required documents may vary case by case, so you are advised to contact them in advance for details for the best preparation.
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Yes. The visa requirements depend on your nationality, not your residence. So, as a Greek citizen, you need to get a visa for every stay in Vietnam, regardless of where you are living.