Vietnam Visa for Mauritius Citizens

Last update: Jan 13, 2020

Do Mauritian Citizens need a visa to Vietnam?

Yes. A Mauritius citizen with a popular passport is REQUIRED to have a valid visa to enter Vietnam for tourism or business purpose. 

Type of visa Visa Requirement
Tourist visa Required
Business visa Required

In addition to the visa requirements, the Mauritius citizens also need to ensure their current Mauritius passport is valid 06 months beyond their date of arrival in Vietnam and has 02 blank pages left.

How to Apply for Vietnam Visa for Mauritian Citizens?

There are currently two ways to get a visa to Vietnam for Mauritian citizens and passport holders:

1. Apply at Local Vietnam Embassy

This is the single option to get the visa for Vietnam for Mauritian citizens entering Vietnam on cruise, bus or train. However, there is currently no embassy/consulate of Vietnam established in this country.

In case you must obtain a Vietnam visa this way, 

  • Contact the Vietnam embassy in Mauritius’s nearby countries if you are in Mauritius. See the list of those embassies here.
  • Contact a local Vietnam embassy/consular office if you are in a country with one of such offices.

In case Mauritius passport holders traveling to Vietnam by air, we highly recommend the following option.

2. Apply online for Visa on arrival (Recommended)

This way of getting a visa for Vietnam is highly recommended for Mauritian Citizens traveling to Vietnam by air as it requires:

  • no contact with the embassy, therefore no travel there;
  • no preparation of documents for the application.

With VOA via, you only need to: 

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

How much is a Vietnam visa for Mauritian citizens?

The embassy visa fee may vary case by case, while the total Vietnam visa on arrival fee for Mauritius citizens is fixed by stamping fee (US$25 or US$50 for a single entry visa or a multiple entry visa valid for up to 3 months respectively) PLUS (+) visa letter service fee which can be found in the table below.

Showing price for:
Tourist visa
Business visa
Type of visa 1 pax 2 pax 3+ pax Stamping fee
1 month single entry $26 $23.25 $22.25 $25
3 months single entry $39 $35.25 $33.25 $25
1 month multiple entry $31 $28.25 $27.25 $50
3 months multiple entry $60 $57.25 $51.75 $50
Type of visa 1 pax 2 pax 3+ pax Stamping fee

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.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Hi. My wife will be trained in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam. She already has her visa from 11 Sep 2019 to 18 Sep 2019 for the training. She would like to stay 2 more days for visit Vietnam from 18 Sep 2019 to 20 Sep 2019. She already has reservations for the 2 more days in hotel at HCMC. Please let me know what can she does to obtain the visa for these 2 days. How must she proceed?

Thank you for taking this message in consideration! (Frédéric)

A: Hi. In fact, there are 3 ways for her to follow in this case:

  1. She can apply for a 1 month visa to Vietnam and use it when enter Vietnam instead of the current visa she had (the fee is not high at all)
  2. She can extend the current visa (the fee of extension is rather expensive)
  3. You can pay for a fine right at the airport when you get out of Vietnam (the fee is not high but her passport may be affected negatively.)

Among the 3 ways above, we highly recommend using the 1st since it is the safest way to stay in Vietnam for more 2 days. If you choose the 1st, please contact us for more details at +84. 946.583.583.

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

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