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About Vietnam Visa on Arrival

July 17, 2013


With an aim to draw much more foreigners to Vietnam for their business or holiday trips, Vietnam visa on arrival is released to become much easier and simpler. Apart from getting Vietnam visa from embassy or consulate, applying Vietnam visa online is truly convenient option.

Applicants will receive the pre-approval letter issued by Vietnam Immigration Department via their email address and then get visa stamped at Vietnam International airport.

How to apply Vietnam visa on arrival?
Go to Apply Visa page on our website and fill in the online application form for Vietnam visa upon arrival.
Make payment of visa service fee. You should take a look at the Payment Guideline.
Get Visa approval letter (after 2 working days for standard processing or 4-8 working hours for urgent processing) from our system through email, and then print it out.
Now get on board and do visa procedure to get Vietnam visa stamped at Vietnam international airports upon arrival.

How much is Vietnam visa on arrival?
There are two separated fee you have to pay to get Vietnam visa upon arrival
– The service fee: It is for processing of pre-approval letter. It is paid to do all paperwork related to your visa application and it is required to pay in advance.
– The stamping fee: It is required to pay in cash to Vietnam Immigration Officer at your arrival airport in Vietnam to have visa stamped onto your passport. Please go to this page to find more details about this fee.

Some points should be noticed about Vietnam visa on arrival
As foreigner visitors will get their visa stamped at Vietnam airport, Vietnam visa on arrival is applicable for air travelers only. If you go to Vietnam via land or sea borders, kindly use another way to get Vietnam visa.
One advantage of Vietnam visa on arrival is no passport sending out, however, all visa information provided should be correctly sure.

Once the pre-approval letter is issued by Vietnam Immigration Department, no amendment can be made and applying the new one is sole option to amend the mistake.