Visa to Vietnam

To enter Vietnam, the majority of visitors will require a visa. However, obtaining a tourist visa for Vietnam is a straightforward process that can be completed at any Vietnam Embassy or consulate office globally. There are 2 ways to apply for a Vietnam tourist visa for foreigners.

1. E-Visa

The process of applying for an E-Visa for tourism is done entirely online on the website of the Vietnam Immigration Department. Foreigners can apply for an E-Visa without the sponsorship of a company or individual in Vietnam.

Advantages of an E-Visa:

  • Foreigners are allowed to travel freely.
  • The process is entirely online. Foreigners can apply for a visa anytime, anywhere.
  • It can be extended.
  • It can be converted to other long-term visa types.

2. Applying for a tourist visa through a travel company

Vietnam permits foreigners to apply visa to Vietnam upon arrival (as Visa on arrival). This can be done with an Approval Letter. S Vietnam Travel can help you to arrange this letter to get a visa upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat Airport (Ho Chi Minh City), at Danang airport or Noi Bai international airport (Hanoi). The approval letter is done by us, (One month Single-entry Visa) at 15 USD, (One month multiple entry visa) at 30 USD.

Please provide the following information for us to apply for your visa.

  1. Full name on passport
  2. Passport number
  3. Date of birth
  4. Nationality
  5. Date of arrival
  6. Flight number and time
  7. Fax number where we can fax you or your email address forward to you.

We will process the visa within 3 working days. After approval, we will fax or email you a Vietnam visa Approval Letter as an attachment. You can receive your visa at the visa desk of the arrival airport for Vietnam visa on arrival or receive your visa at Embassy or Consulate in your country for Vietnam Visa Approval Code.


  • Passport must be valid for at least 6 months and in good condition.
  • Two (02) passport photos size 4 x 6 cm.
  • Copy of Approval Letter of visa
  • Cash for paying visa stamp fee upon arrival when picking up your visa (45 USD per person for Single entry visa, 90 USD/per person for Multi entry visa)
  • Applicants must enter Vietnam by air and get the visa when landing at the arrival airport for the Visa on Arrival Application.
  • Applicants must get the visa at Embassy or Consulate in your country for the Visa Approval Code.

Citizen of following countries must pay $60 USD to the Immigration of Vietnam for the visa approval letter.

EgyptSrilankaArab Saudi
HondurasNepalUnited Arab Ami Rates

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