Vietnam Visa on Arrival (VOA)

Vietnam visa on arrival (VOA) is the type of visa granted at the airport in Vietnam. Unlike in other countries when you can literally get your visa at the airport without any fussy preparation, under the Vietnam visa on arrival policy, foreigners need to register full information in the passport before arriving Vietnam to receive the visa approval letter. Visitors will use this letter to obtain a visa at the airport smoothly, but without it, the entry will be denied or even they cannot board the plane.

With us, foreigners can get their Vietnam visas easier than ever before, wherever they are, just connect to the internet, they can apply online and receive a visa approval letter via email within from 1 business day. In addition, We also provides airport extra services being convenient for all kinds of customers who want to save time and avoid unexpected trouble at the airport for the first time traveling to Vietnam.

  • The Visa on arrival is a single or multiple entry visa.
  • The Visa on arrival is valid for 30 days, 85 days, 180 days and up-to 1 year, from the proposed date of entry indicated during the application.
  • Visa holders may remain in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam for a maximum of 30 consecutive days after the initial entry date with 1 month visa and 85 consecutive days with 6 months or 1 year visa.
  • Once the days of your visa have passed, and renewal be needed it, Visa holders in Vietnam may be considered to grant new visa if being invited/guaranteed by authority/organisation/individual in Vietnam in accordance with Law on foreigners' entry into, exit from, transit through, residence in Vietnam.
  • The applicant’s passport must be valid for at least 01 month after arrival to Vietnam and it must have at least two blank pages for the immigration and border control officer.
  • Minors with their own passport must complete a full Visa on arrival application. Minors aged 14 and under included on their parent’s passport will have to be included on their parents Visa application.
  • Applicants are required to carry a copy of their Visa approval letter at all times during their stay.

Visa Types

The Visa on arrival is an entry requirement to travel to and within Vietnam for any of the following reasons:

  • Tourism
  • Business
  • Visiting relatives/friends
  • Investment
  • Journalism
  • Official Visit
  • Labor, Employment
  • Office, Organization of Economy, Culture, Technology, Non-Government
  • Study
  • Summit
  • Other

Entry Ports

Visa on arrival will be accepted at all of international airports in Vietnam, including the major hubs of Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Da Nang, Can Tho City, and Phu Quoc Island. Here is a complete list of eligible port of entry:

  • Tan Son Nhat International Airport (Ho Chi Minh City)
  • Noi Bai International Airport (Ha Noi)
  • Da Nang International Airport
  • Cam Ranh International Airport (Khanh Hoa)
  • Can Tho International Airport
  • Phu Bai International Airport
  • Phu Quoc International Airport
  • Cat Bi International Airport

Eligible Countries

Citizens from the following countries are eligible to apply online for an Visa on arrival.

Afghanistan Costa Rica Isle of Man Netherlands Somalia
Albania Cote d'Ivoire Israel Netherlands Antilles South Africa
Algeria Croatia Jamaica New Caledonia South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
American Samoa Cuba Japan New Zealand Sri Lanka
Andorra Curacao Jersey Nicaragua Sudan
Anguilla Cyprus Jordan Niger Suriname
Antarctica Czech Republic Kazakhstan Niue Suriname
Antigua and Barbuda Djibouti Kenya Norfolk Island Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands
Argentina Dominica Kiribati North Korea Swaziland
Armenia Dominican Republic Kosovo Northern Mariana Islands Switzerland
Aruba Ecuador Kuwait Oman Taiwan
Australia Egypt Kyrgyzstan Palau Tajikistan
Austria El Salvador Laos Palestine Tanzania
Azerbaijan Equatorial Guinea Latvia Panama Thailand
Bahamas Eritrea Lebanon Papua New Guinea Timor-Leste
Bahrain Estonia Lesotho Paraguay Togo
Bangladesh Ethiopia Liberia Peru Tokelau
Barbados Falkland Islands Libya Philippines Tonga
Belarus Faroe Islands Liechtenstein Pitcairn Island Transnistria Moldova
Belgium Fiji Lithuania Poland Trinidad and Tobago
Belize French Guiana Luxembourg Polynesia Tunisia
Benin French Polynesia Macau Portugal Turkey
Bermuda Gabon Macedonia Puerto Rico Turkmenistan
Bhutan Gambia Madagascar Qatar Turks and Caicos Islands
Bolivia Georgia Malawi Reunion Tuvalu
Bonaire Gibraltar Malaysia Romania Uganda
Bosnia and Herzegovina Greece Maldives Russia Ukraine
Botswana Greenland Mali Rwanda United Arab Emirates
Bouvet Island Grenada Malta Saint Barthelemy United States of America
Brazil Guadeloupe Marshall Islands Saint Helena Uruguay
Brunei Guam Martinique Saint Kitts and Nevis Uzbekistan
Bulgaria Guatemala Mauritania Saint Lucia Vanuatu
Burkina Faso Guernsey Mauritius Saint Martin Vatican City
Burma Guinea Mayotte Saint Pierre and Miquelon Venezuela
Burundi Guinea-Bissau Mexico Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Virgin Islands, British
Cambodia Guyana Micronesia Samoa Virgin Islands, U.S
Canada Haiti Moldova San Marino Wallis and Futuna Islands
Cape Verde Holy See Monaco Sao Tome and Principe Western Sahara
Cayman Islands Honduras Mongolia Saudi Arabia Yemen
Central African Republic Hong Kong Montenegro Serbia Yugoslavia
Chad Hungary Montserrat Seychelles Zambia
Christmas Island Iceland Morocco Singapore Zimbabwe
Cocos (Keeling) Islands India Myanmar Sint Maarten
Colombia Indonesia Namibia Slovakia
Comoros Iraq Nauru Slovenia
Cook Islands Ireland Nepal Solomon Islands

How to Apply?

In order to apply Vietnam visa on our website, applicants need to complete the following steps

1. Apply Online

Select processing speed and type

2. Receive Visa Letter

Receive your visa approval letter and instructions

3. Get Visa Stamp

Have your visa stamped upon arrival

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