Vietnam Visa for United Arab Emirates Citizens

Last update: May 18, 2021

Do United Arab Emirates Citizens Need a Visa to Vietnam?

Yes. UAE passport holders are REQUIRED to get a valid visa to enter Vietnam for both tourism and business purposes, no matter where they are currently, where they depart for Vietnam and how long they are staying in the country.

Type of visa Visa Requirement
Tourist visa Required
Business visa Required

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

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

How to Apply for a Vietnam visa for UAE Citizens?

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

1. Get Embassy Visa

UAE passport holders can get a visa at Vietnam embassy/consulate in UAE or other countries where they are residing or traveling.

To get the visa in this way, UAE citizens need to submit:

  • Completed application form;
  • Original passport;
  • And sponsor letter from Vietnam-based company (for business visa);
  • And others as required by the embassy.

To get details for the best preparation, please contact the embassy/consulate directly.

2. Get Visa on Arrival (Recommended)

Vietnam visa on arrival is the best way to get a visa to Vietnam for UAE citizens and passport holders traveling to Vietnam by air as it requires no contact with the embassy of Vietnam.

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 UAE passport to our email or send your request below. Our staff will get back to you soon with further assistance.

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How much is a Vietnam visa for UAE citizens?

The Vietnam visa fees for UAE citizens vary depending on the way they choose to obtain their visa for Vietnam.

  • The fees for visa applied at Vietnam embassy vary by the embassy;
  • The fees for visa on arrival are US$25 or US$50 for visa stamping for a single entry visa or a multiple entry visa valid for up to 3 months respectively, PLUS the service fee for visa approval letter. Feel free to contact us now to know your Vietnam visa cost totally.

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