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Question: Help for Vietnam visa at Airport on arrival

I will be arriving at Hanoi airport. I have been told to engage service to get my visa stamped etc. Do you offer this service?

By admin | Date: Feb 05, 2014

Question: Visa approval letter for Vietnam

Hi there, we have just received our letter of approval for travel to Vietnam on 01/02/2014. There are only two of us traveling in our party, yet we have received a letter stating that we are a party of 10 people. Please advise if this is correct.

By admin | Date: Jan 20, 2014

Question: Exit date for Vietnam visa application

*Date of exit* I understand this is day when I leave Vietnam.

By admin | Date: Jan 09, 2014

Question: Frais à l’arrivée

j’ai cru lire comprendre qu’il y avait des frais supplémentaires si nous n’arrivons pas le jour de la date prévu. ex ; j’ai souhaite faire débuter mon visa le 29 janvier, mais je risque d’arriver que le 30 (mon billet n’étant pas encore acheter) est ce que je paye des frais supplementaire du faite que je ne sois pas arrivée le 29 comme c’était convenue sur ma lettre d’approbation ?

By admin | Date: Jan 04, 2014

Question: Visa to Vietnam

I am a Jordanian citizen trying to get a visa to Vietnam online, the nationality option in the website does not provide the Jordan option which stops me from filling the application form. How can i apply for the visa?

By admin | Date: Jan 02, 2014

Question: Online Vietnam visa Application

We will be arriving on a cruise to Vietnam next month. Is the online option not available because we aren’t arriving at an airport? If so, how could we obtain the visa?

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 29, 2013

Question: Exiting Vietnam with Visa on Arrival

I have read that with the “visa on arrival” I need to get to Vietnam by one of the three airports available to do so but do I have to exit Vietnam in the same way? Or is it possible to arrive at Vietnam by the Hanoi airport and then leave by Bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh? Best Regards and Thank You!

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 28, 2013

Question: How to apply for Vietnam visa in Nigeria

I wanted to apply online from Nigeria but Nigeria is not included. How can i get a Vietnam visa urgently. thanks

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 27, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa for Iran Nationality

Dear All, There is no Iran Nationality in the list. How can i apply for online visa? Or what do you suggest us to do. Thanks & Best regards, Ardeshir

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 24, 2013

Question: About Vietnam visa process for Sri Lankans

We would like to know the procedure in applying for business visa husband and wife holding Sri Lankan passports using E visa on arrival. We prefer to process these visas through your system and please advise us as appropriate.

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 24, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa for Nationality of a BNO holder

I’m a Hong Kong citizen with a British National (Overseas) Passport. What should I type in the nationality filed during the application process? Either Hong Kong or Great Britain? As there is no choice for BNO.

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 24, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa for Greek passport holder

I am going to Vietnam on holiday. I have a current Greek passport but am having trouble getting a visa to visit Vietnam. Are you able to advise. Many Thanks

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 22, 2013

Question: Arrival Airport for Vietnam visa

Dear Vietnam-Visa, I am planning to travel to Vietnam on 18-Dec-13. The problem is that I am still not sure whether I will be arriving through Ho Chi Minh City or Ha Noi. In your Visa Application form, there is a request for the Arrival Airport. If I apply for Ho Chi Minh City, does this mean that I cannot enter directly in Ha Noi? Please advise. Regards, Nivas

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 22, 2013

Question: Le prix du Vietnam visa

je veux savoir le coût pour du visa à partir du canada pour 1 mois.

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 20, 2013

Question: Vietnam Visa application for overseas Vietnamese

Does the visa letter process (picking up visa at SGN airport) work for overseas Vietnamese with U.S. citizenship? Or do they need to apply directly to the embassy by filling out an extra application (in Vietnamese) in order to get the visa? Thanks! Hong

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 18, 2013

Question: Passport picture size for Vietnam visa

What are the size requirements for the passport pictures?

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 16, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa on arrival on Tet holiday

Guten Tag Gerne würde ich ein Visa on arrival organisieren. Da ich am 29.1.2014 in Hanoi oder HCMC ankomme, bin ich etwas unsicher bezüglich den Öffnungszeiten der Schalter für landing Visa: Ich habe gelesen, dass die Schalter um das chinesische Neujahr herum geschlossen sind. Wissen Sie da mehr drüber? Vielen Dank und freundliche Grüsse Angela Murer English: Hello I am visiting Vietnam for three weeks, arriving at January 29 of 2014. I would like to use the visa on arrival, but I read that sometimes, especially around “tet” time, the counters issuing a “landing visa” in Ho Chi Minh and Hanoi airport are closed. Do you know, when they are open? Otherways I would have to apply for a visa in advanced in my home country. Many thanks and best regards Angela Murer, Switzerland

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 15, 2013

Question: 1 or 2 letters for Vietnam visa on arrival

My travel partner and I will be arriving in Hanoi, Vietnam by air on different flights but within 2 hours of each other. Do we need 2 separate visa approval letters or can the person arriving first just wait until the other arrives and have only one letter for the two of us?

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 15, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa for Egyptian Citizens

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 11, 2013

Question: Vietnam Visa on arrival for Tunisian citizen

How can I apply for a Vietnam visa for Tunisian citizen? i cannot find my country name in the list

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 09, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa for Greece

My question is.inpkan to visit Vietnam for about 2 weeks.when i decide to fill the visa on arrival application i will know the time of my arrival at your country but i will not be sure about my if i will leave later or earlier than the date that will be on my application will cause any trouble.for example ,on the Vietnam visa application i write that i will leave Vietnam at 25 December 2013 but in reality i will leave at 20 December.this will be a problem?of course if i will leave earlier or later my stay in Vietnam will not exceed the 30 days that i will apply for visa. Thanks a lot.

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 06, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa timeline

How far in advance do I request a visa for entering Vietnam in March of 2014.

By Hanh Pham | Date: Dec 05, 2013

Question: Change of travel dates to Vietnam

What if I change my travel dates after the Vietnam visa approval Letter is issued? Do I have to re-apply and pay a new fee? or Do I just inform you and get a new Approval letter with no charges?

By Hanh Pham | Date: Nov 13, 2013

Question: What do I show as the Arrival Airport

We arrive in Vietnam at Ho Chi Minh City airport and then catch and internal flight to Da Nang. Do I put Ho Chi Minh City or Da Nang as the arrival airport on our application for a visa on arrival?

By Hanh Pham | Date: Nov 11, 2013

Question: Waiting time to get Vietnam visa stamped at the airport

I will join a tour in Hong Kong to Vietnam , but i live in Canada now , if i apply a e-visa Vietnam and get stamped in the airport, when i arrive, does it takes longer time than the group tour to pass the custom? they may need to wait for me?

By Hanh Pham | Date: Nov 08, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa for 4 months stay

What should I do with Vietnam visa if the duration of my stay is 4 months ? Will they let me in with a 3 months visa knowing I’m leaving in 4 months if I tell them I’ll get an extension by then? Or do I have to state that I’ll leave within 3 months THEN get an extension ?

By Hanh Pham | Date: Nov 08, 2013

Question: Indian nationals apply for Vietnam Visa online

I am an Indian national currently staying in Dubai with Resident Visa. Dubai doesn’t have Vietnam embassy and Abu dhabi is far from my location. You website says we can apply online for Vietnam visa but your site is not allowing to do so. I am not able to go past the second step 2 (Application details) since i am an Indian national. Please advise. Regards, Avinash Tiwari

By Hanh Pham | Date: Oct 05, 2013

Question: Vietnam Visa Application

I am applying for a visa to Vietnam and I am a little confused. Do I send you my passport or do I just submit the Vietnam visa form and pay online and you send me the visa?? Sorry if this sounds like a stupid question but I couldn’t find this information written anywhere.

By Hanh Pham | Date: Oct 05, 2013

Question: Khach nuoc ngoai vao Vietnam khong co visa hoac visa da het han?

Tôi có người bạn nước ngoài, đã có visa multiple, dự định vào việt Nam tháng 10, nhưng vì bận việc đột xuất nên không đi được trong tháng 10, và dời sang đầu tháng 11. Nhưng Visa sẽ hết hạn vào cuối tháng 10. Và khách sẽ nhập cảnh VN không có visa. Xin hỏi Phí arrival visa la bao nhieu khi khách nhập cảnh vào VN? Trân trọng cảm ơn. Và mong trả lời sớm!
Tứ Trâm

By Hanh Pham | Date: Oct 04, 2013

Question: Length of Vietnam Visa

My wife and I need multiple entry Vietnam visas but our trip will be greater than 90 days. We arrive in Hanoi on 29th November and depart from Hanoi on the 4th March, a stay in excess of 90 days. How can this be achieved?

By Hanh Pham | Date: Sep 30, 2013

Question: Does Lebanon and Jordan nationalities needs visa to Vietnam

I'm Lebanese and my husband is Jordanian, we need to know if we can issue a visa upon arrival to Vietnam.

By Phuong Nguyen | Date: Aug 18, 2013

Question: Vietnam visado para personas con nacionalidad rusa

Tendre mi marido trabajando en Vietnam, tengo nacionalidad rusa. voy llegar a Hanoi desde Espania porque vivo en Barcelona y tengo residencia española.Que documentacion necesito para solisitat la Vietnam visa?

By Phuong Nguyen | Date: Aug 17, 2013

Question: To thinking about settle in Vietnam

I am from India and my girlfriend from Vietnam i want to travel Vietnam and marry to her. I want to know after marry I have to go back or my girlfriend can extend my Vietnam visa.

By Phuong Nguyen | Date: Aug 16, 2013

Question: What kind of Vietnam visa do I need

I am visiting a factory in Vietnam for 4 days . What sort of Vietnam visa do I need?

By Phuong Nguyen | Date: Aug 16, 2013

Question: How to apply for Vietnam Visa in Malaysia for Pakistani Citizen

Hello, We are group of 5 people and want to apply for Visit Visa to Vietnam (less than 30 days). We are on a social visit to Malaysia and wish to obtain a visit visa for Vietnam from within Malaysia. Pls advise. Thank you!
Shahid Bilal

By Phuong Nguyen | Date: Aug 13, 2013

Question: Validity of passport

What is the minimum validity of passport to go to Vietnam?

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Aug 12, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa requirement for Tanzanian citizens

My son a Tanzanian passport holder and a US permanent resident is traveling with us on cruise to Vietnam for a days visit , does he need a Vietnam visa and if yes where can we get in Los Angeles CA. Thank you.

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Aug 03, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa type

I will be attending The Asian Pig Veterinary Congress in Sept as a visitor as this is only for short visit, will a tourist visa for Vietnam be okay. I will not be working or conducting any business.
Regards - Desmond Walsh.

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 30, 2013

Question: Do I need a visa for Vietnam?

I am flying Melbourne to Ho Chi Minh and then to Hanoi ( the same flight no. all the way through). Then we fly to Paris. We do the same on the way back but are stopping in Hanoi for a night. Apart from that one time we do not intend to leave any airport. I assume a single entry 30 day visa for Vietnam will suffice?

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 29, 2013

Question: Visa if travelling by train to Vietnam

Hi, My friend and I will be traveling into Vietnam by train from China and I am therefore a bit confused about how to to go out filling out the application for our visas for Vietnam since the airport of arrival and the flight number is required. Any guidance would be helpful.
Thanks, Persia

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 26, 2013

Question: Overland visa to Vietnam

How long am I allowed to stay in Vietnam if I’m crossing by land from Cambodia to Vietnam? I’m also carrying a Singapore passport. Is it the usual 30 days or shorter?

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 26, 2013

Question: Working Visa Vietnam

I hold a passport and it is going to expire on 16 Feb 2014 and it has 3 pages left not contigious. Can I get working Vietnam visa as a teacher in Vietnam. Company which offered me job asked me to renew the passport at your home country. Unfortunately this is taking long time in India nowadays. Please help.

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 25, 2013

Question: Re - Vietnam Visa

I am Australia passport hold and I am travel to Paris by Vietnam airline in Aug. 2013, the flight will stopover in Ho Chi Ming City for 2h35m and Hanoi for 2h55m, as I am not going out of airport at all, do I still need VISA to Vietnam? Thanks.

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 22, 2013

Question: Invitation Letter - Vietnam visa on arrival

I have a letter of invitation from the Consul of the Netherlands in Ha Noi as I will be staying at a diplomatic residence. No where on your online application for Vietnam visa did you ask for this. Please advise.

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 22, 2013

Question: Vietnam Visa Requirement if stopovers in both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

My partner and i already have our flights booked from Australia to the UK and return. we have 2 stop overs both ways, one in Hanoi for 10hr and then hcmc for 7hrs and similar times on return. Do we require a visa for Vietnam? I have been told so many different thing like we do need one because we are there for more then 8 hours, could you please clarify and advise which Vietnam visa we should get if we require them. our trip is for 3 and a half weeks if that makes a difference with having to apply twice? HELP!

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 22, 2013

Question: Do I need to have a return flight to apply for Vietnam visa

I have a one way ticket purchased for the 6th of September 2013, London-Hanoi, and I am now trying to apply for the online Vietnam visa, however, I am unsure about what to put for the date of exit as I do not have a flight booked from Vietnam to another country?

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 18, 2013

Question: How to get 3 month longer visa to Vietnam for Training Purpose

We 3 person selected to take training from Vietnam one of Industry for 3 month to get knowledge. So where we should apply Vietnam Visa & whats documents are required.

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 18, 2013

Question: Leave date - Vietnam visa on arrival

Will I need to provide documentation of my leave date out of Vietnam on arrival if using this Vietnam visa on arrival service.

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 16, 2013

Question: Vietnam Visa enquirement

Hi, I hold a Spanish passport, and planning to travel from Hong Kong to Vietnam. My flight schedule is DAY 1 FROM HONG KONG to HO CHI MINH CITY; DAY 3 FROM HO CHI MINH to DA NANG; DAY 5 FROM DA NANG TO HO CHI MINH CITY; DAY 5 FROM HO CHI MINH CITY TO HONG KONG. Is it enough if I only apply the single visa for business purpose? Or I have to apply multi visa to travel 2 Vietnam’s city at the same trip.

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 15, 2013

Question: Brasileiro pode obter visto na chegada no aeroporto do Vietnam?

Brasileiro viajando para vietnam a turismo pode obter visto na chegada no aeroporto internacional do Vietnam? Quais os requerimentos? Em caso de visto de turismo na chegada no Vietnam, favor informar as exigencias.

By admin | Date: Jul 13, 2013

Question: Je suis à Madagascar ,pour aller au Vietnam que dois-je faire?

Dans mon pays ou il n’y a pas d’ambassade de Vietnam. Comment faire pour avoir un visa pour le Vietnam?

By admin | Date: Jul 11, 2013

Question: Vietnam Visa for Canadian citizen

Am a Canadian citizen, presently am in Singapore wants to make a short trip to Vietnam, do I need a visa to Vietnam? Can the travel agent apply for me over here in Singapore? Thanks

By admin | Date: Jul 11, 2013

Question: Letters for Vietnam visa on arrival

By admin | Date: Jul 11, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa – blank pages **URGENT**

Hello, How many blank pages are required for a visa to Vietnam? I have 3 single blank pages left on my passport. Will this meet requirements? Kindly respond urgently. Thank you.

By admin | Date: Jul 10, 2013

Question: Internal Flights whilst in Vietnam (which visa for Vietnam do we need??)

Dear Sir or Madam – we plan to arrive in HCMC and then take an internal return flight to Hanoi, which type of visa Vietnam do we need? Single or multiple? Best Regards, Lee

By admin | Date: Jul 10, 2013

Question: 7-8 hours between flight in SGN

Dear sir/madam I have booked flight from Australia to South Korea and return with Vietnam airlines. Is there any way to avoid sitting in the airport of Saigon and get in the city for few hours. Thank you.

By admin | Date: Jul 06, 2013

Question: Doble nacionalidad

By admin | Date: Jul 03, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa on arrival for Romanian Citizen

hello, i live in Austria but i am Romanian citizen. i will fly in January in Vietnam and i want to know if i can take the Vietnam visa at the airport or i must to go to the consulate in Vien. our fly ist münchen ho chi minh. My husband is also Austria citizen. thank you

By admin | Date: Jun 30, 2013

Question: Online VIETNAM VISA request for Saudi Arabian citizen

I am a Saudi Arabian nationality currently living in Saudi Arabia. Can I use the online service to secure the Vietnam visa? If, yes. How to apply

By admin | Date: Jun 26, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa online for HongKong Passport holders

Hongkong Passport holder go to Vietnam can apply Vietnam visa online ? or Vietnam visa on arrival ?

By admin | Date: Jun 25, 2013

Question: Vietnam Visa via terra

Buonasera, sono un ragazzo Italiano. Volevo sapere come fosse possibile ottenere un visto per il Vietnam entrando via terra dalla Cambogia passando per “Bavet” e uscendo da Hanoi per Nanning (Cina) la permanenza sarà circa di 10 gg. Grazie

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 22, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa for Iranian passport holder

I am holding Iranian passport living in Singapore and would like to visit your country, please advice me how to apply Vietnam visa.

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 20, 2013

Question: Apply for Vietnam visa at the Vietnam Embassy in Kuala Lumpur

I am DR.Prof in Almustansirya University in Iraq . I will visit Malissa in 10 July and then I want to visit Vietnam . Please can I get Vietnam Visa from the Vietnam Embassy in Kuala Lumpur

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 19, 2013

Question: Vietnam visa for a trip to Vietnam via cruise

Do I still require a Vietnam visa in advance or will it be stamped at the dock at Phu My?

By Hoa Nguyen | Date: Jul 15, 2013

Question: Passport expiry for Vietnam visa application

We are flying to Vietnam from Spain on 30th June 2013 and returning on 30th July 2013. My son’s passport expies on 27th January 2014. Is that okay to apply online for Vietnam visa?

By admin | Date: Jun 25, 2013

Question: Vietnam Visa Fast Track

Hello, I have already got my visa application from you but I would like to know if i could upgrade to your Fast Track service for our arrival at Tan Son Nhat? My client number is 89192

By admin | Date: Jun 04, 2013