How Does Vietnam Visa On Arrival Work?

e-VISA | Vietnam Visa On Arrival Application Process
1
ONLINE APPLICATION
Complete the online visa application
Pay with credit card or PayPal
2
VISA APPROVAL LETTER BY EMAIL
Receive your visa approval via email
Download & Print a copy
3
ENTRY TO VIETNAM
Present your visa approval letter at the landing visa counter
Get your visa stamped on your passport
Get visa approval letter
then pick up your visa on arrival
Processing time
To get visa approval
Monday to Friday | 07:00 – 11:00 AM | 13:00 – 16:00 PM (GMT+7)

Standard service processing: 24-48 hours
Express processing in 08 working hours: +$15/pp
Express processing in 04 working hours: +$20/pp
Express processing in 02 working hours: +$80/pp
Express processing during Sat, Sun & Public holiday: confirm by email ($180 – $200/pp).

Attention!
Currently Visas On Arrival to Vietnam are only valid for those who want to visit Vietnam by air via Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh city | Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi city | Da Nang International Airport in Da Nang city | Cam Ranh International Airport in Nha Trang city.

On arrival to Vietnam at international airport, you must be able to present all the required documents:
✔ Passport / Travel Document
✔ Visa approval letter (Apply online with us to get this)
✔ Filled and signed entry and exit form (download here)
✔ Cash for visa stamping fee: $25 for single entry (1-3 months) | $50 for multiple entry (1-3 months) | $95 for 6-month visa | $135 for 1-year visa.

Things to do before flying to Vietnam Don’t forget the Visa Approval Letter for picking up your Vietnam visa on arrival and do the following:

✔ Print a copy of your visa approval letter before departure
✔ Check your visa approval letter carefully and ask for correction in case of any errors or mistakes
✔ Bring a copy of your visa approval letter to show for boarding and getting visa on arrival
✔ Fill and Sign this form to save time on arrival (Download here)
✔ Please remember to confirm the flight details via email for extra services (On Arrival Support or VIP Airport Fast-track).

Things to do on arrival Vietnam On arrival at the airport terminal, you will see an arrow leading to visa issuing office (also called landing visa or visa on arrival)

✔ At visa issuing office, handover: your visa approval letter + passport + visa application form (filled & attached photo)
✔ Wait to be called to pay for stamping fee visa ($25 for single entry (1-3 months) | $50 for multiple entry (1-3 months) | $95 for 6-month visa | $135 for 1-year visa)
✔ Wait to get back your passport with visa inside
✔ Remember to check your visa carefully before leaving because you will not have a chance to ask for correction after leaving the passport control

Our staff will deal with all the procedure above if you order extra services: On Arrival Support or VIP Airport Fast-track

Basic Information to apply Vietnam visa on arrival 1- Passport must be valid for at least six-months prior entry date to Vietnam & must match details as approved in the visa approval letter.

2- In case of dual citizenship, please choose the country according to the travel document/passport which you will be using for traveling to Vietnam.

3- Diplomatic, Official and Service passport OR UN Passport holders must apply for visa at the embassy.

4- Children who are included in their parent’s passport are also required to apply online to get visa approval letter to get visa on arrival.

5- The visa application form online must be correctly filled. All information on the form must match that on your passport data. The information provided by you will be checked at the border crossing points to Vietnam. If you provide incorrect information, your e-Visa or visa on arrival will be invalid and you will be refused to enter Vietnam.

6- The visa applicant should not travel before the arrival date specified in the registration or take the risk of traveling without having received the visa approval letter. Applicants who do not respect these instructions will be driven back.

7- On arrival to Vietnam at international airport, you must be able to present all the required documents: ✔ Passport / Travel Document✔ Visa approval letter (apply online to get one)✔ Filled and signed entry and exit form (download here)✔ Cash for visa stamping fee: $25 for single entry (1-3 months) | $50 for multiple entry (1-3 months)

8- Some countries are exempted from visas under unilateral or bilateral agreements with Vietnam, kindly check the exempted countries list in advance before submitting a visa request.

9- Nigerian passport holders are not eligible for E-VISA or Vietnam Visa On Arrival, they are asked to contact the embassy or consulate of Vietnam to apply for visa prior to their trip to Vietnam.