A Vietnam multiple entry visa is a visa that allows its holders to enter and leave Vietnam several times during your visa validity. It is also called “re-entry Vietnam visa”. This kind of Vietnamese visa is very convenient for those who want to have several visits in Vietnam during a certain period of time.
At the moment, a multiple entry visa to Vietnam is classified by purpose of visit and visa validity into:
In addition, overseas Vietnamese and spouse and children of overseas Vietnamese and Vietnamese citizens can apply for a 5 years Vietnam visa multiple entry visa.
At the moment, travelers may have up to 2 ways to get a multiple Vietnam visa, namely:
Let’s learn in details the steps and documents in each option.
Normally, the process to get a visa at Vietnam embassy covers:
This process and required documents mentioned above are not the same at all embassies/consulates of Vietnam in foreign countries. So, we highly recommend you to contact the Vietnam embassy you are applying for the visa for detailed information.
The process and required document to get a multiple entry visa on arrival to Vietnam for travelers are almost the same. Its covers 3 steps as follows:
Follow is sample of the approval letter for multiple entry visa for Vietnam:
And to get a multiple entry visa on arrival for Vietnam, travelers need to have their first entry in Vietnam by air. The exits and following entries can be done by any means of transport.
Note: As of 01 January 2019, 6 month and 1 year multiple entry business visas on arrival are unavailable (except for 1 year multiple entry visa for US passport holders). We will update this page frequently if there are changes for those types of visa for Vietnam.
The Vietnam multiple entry visa fee may vary depending on the option you choose to get your visa.
I am planning to visit several destinations in Vietnam during my stay. Do I need a single entry visa or a multiple entry visa for Vietnam?
In case you are planning to visit different destination in Vietnam in a single stay in the country, you only need a Vietnam single entry visa. You also can see the difference between those two types of visa here.
Can I apply for Vietnam multiple entry e-visa?
No. At the moment, the e-visa is only available for single entry for tourists to Vietnam.
If you need any further information, feel free to chat with us.
How can I change from a single entry visa to a multiple entry visa to Vietnam?
Please refer to Change from Vietnam single entry visa to multiple entry visa for the answer.