Vietnam Visa for Sao Tome and Principe Citizens

Last update: May 18, 2021

Do Sao Tome and Principe Citizens Need a Visa to Vietnam?

Check the table below for Vietnam visa requirements for Sao Tome and Principe citizens:

Type of visaVisa Requirement
Tourist visaRequired
Business visaRequired

Sao Tome and Principe passport holders are REQUIRED to get a valid visa to enter Vietnam for both tourism and business purposes.

To enter Vietnam, the following entry requirements also should be met:

  • The Sao Tome and Principe passport is valid for at least 06 months following the arrival date;
  • The Sao Tome and Principe passport has at least 02 blank pages.

How to Apply for Vietnam visa for Sao Tome and Principe Citizens?

There are currently two ways to get a visa to Vietnam for citizens and passport holders of Sao Tome and Principe, consisting of:

1. Get Embassy Visa

There is no embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Sao Tome and Principe up to now.

Contact the local Vietnam embassy / consulate in nearby countries (if you are not residing in Sao Tome and Principe currently) to get visa stamp on your passport before departure to Vietnam.

2. Get Visa on Arrival (Recommended)

The best way to get a visa for visitors from Sao Tome and Principe (including Sao Tome and Principe citizens and passport holders) who are traveling to Vietnam by air is to get Visa on Arrival (VOA).

With VOA, you will get a visa approval letter via email before departure for Vietnam, and finally get visa stamped upon arrival at Vietnam airport. The process to get the letter is completely done online with an internet-connected device.

To get the letter, please send a soft copy of your Sao Tome and Principe passport to our email or send your request below. Our staff will get back to you soon with further assistance.

Vietnam Visa Fees for Citizens of Sao Tome and Principe

How much is a Vietnam visa for Sao Tome and Principe citizens?

For embassy visa, the fee is paid once, but it is not published by the embassy. So you should contact the embassy for details.

For visa on arrival, Sao Tome and Principe nationals need to pay two types of fees to get a full visa at the airport, consisting of:

  • Service fee (also known as visa approval letter fee) to be paid online to us for processing the visa approval letter. It may vary from case by case, so please call us at +84.946.583.583 for how much you need to pay for the visa.
  • Stamping fee to be paid in cash at Vietnam airport to get visa stamped. It is US $25 for a single entry visa, US $50 for a multiple entry visa valid for up to 3 months.

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

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