Vietnam Visa for Panama Citizens

Last update: Jan 13, 2020

Do Panama Citizens Need a Visa to Vietnam?

Yes. The Panama popular passport holders, living in Panama or any other country, are REQUIRED to obtain a valid visa to visit Vietnam. 

Type of visaVisa Requirement
Tourist visaRequired
Business visaRequired

Additionally, their passport also should be valid for at least 06 months following the date of entering Vietnam and have at least 02 blank pages.

How to Apply for Vietnam Visa for Panamanian Citizens?

There are currently 2 ways to get a Vietnam Visa for Panama citizens: Apply for Vietnam Visa on Arrival or apply for Visa at the Vietnamese Embassy.

1. Apply for the visa on arrival

For those who live far from the office of Vietnam embassy in Panama, do not wish to send their original passport away, and are traveling to Vietnam by air, getting a Visa on arrival for Vietnam is the best choice.

How to apply for Vietnam visa on arrival for Panama citizens

The single thing that the Panama passport holders need to apply for the visa on arrival to Vietnam is an internet-connected device. After that, they only need to:

  1. Complete this online application form, and make payment of service fee;
  2. Receive visa approval letter via email;
  3. Pay the stamping fee and get visa stamped upon arrival at Vietnam airport.

Processing time of visa approval letter: 

  • Normal: 2 working days for tourist visa, 7 working days for business visa;
  • Urgent: 1 working day for tourist visa, 3 working days for business visa;
  • Super Urgent: 2-4 working hours for tourist visa, 2 working days for business visa.

How much is a Vietnam visa on arrival for Panamanian citizens?

Total visa on arrival fee for Panama citizens to Vietnam is fixed at US$25 or USD50 for visa stamping (for a single entry visa or multiple entry visa valid for up to 3 months respectively) PLUS (+) service fee for the visa approval letter which can be found below. NO hidden charge. So you don’t have to pay any additional fees.

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.

2. Apply for a visa at Vietnam embassy/consulate

This way to get a visa to Vietnam is only convenient if your residence is close to the office of Vietnamese embassy/consulate, and if you are traveling to Vietnam by bus or cruise.

In this way, you must directly contact the Vietnam embassy in Panama or in the country you are residing (in case you are outside Panama) for details about required documents and fees as they may vary case by case.

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

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