Best way to apply Vietnam visa in Chengdu, Sichuan, China
If you are living or working in Chengdu (Sichuan, China), you have a plan to take a visit Vietnam from Chengdu, a visa to Vietnam must be prepared. This post will give everything you need to know about how to apply Vietnam visa in Chengdu with requirements apply Visa on arrival and Visa at embassy, visa cost and best way a trip to Vietnam.
How to apply Vietnam visa in Chengdu?
There are two main options for travellers to get Vietnam visa from Chengdu, China:
Option 1: Apply Visa at Embassy/Consulate
Currently, NO Embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Chengdu. So, you can contact the nearest Consulate General of Vietnam in Guangzhou for more information.
|Nearest Embassy||Consulate General of Vietnam in Guangzhou|
|Address||Suite P01, 4th /F, Garden Tower, Garden Hotel, 368 Hoanshi Dong Rd., Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510064, Guangdong, P.R of China.|
|Phone||+86-20-83305911 or 83305910|
|Working hour||Monday – Friday: 9.00 AM – 17.00 PM|
To apply Vietnam visa at Vietnam Consulate in Guangzhou; some following documents you should prepare (Mandatory):
- The ordinary passport with 06 month validity (the travel document and emergency passport might be not approved);
- Application form (Download here);
- 02 passport photo with 4×6 cm size;
- Visa fee;
- Introduction letter from the trading company based in Vietnam (if you wish to apply business visa);
- An envelope with address (to get your passport back via Post);
Note: Documents might be changed due to the policy of Embassy; you should contact Embassy before submission.
Option 2: Apply Visa on arrival (Recommended)
Vietnam visa on arrival (VOA) is also known as landing visa. It is available for those who are living in Chengdu and take the flight to Vietnam. The applicants are not necessary to submit any documents at Vietnam Embassy or Consulate. You just need to choose the type of visa you wish and follow these simple online steps:
- Step 1: Complete the online visa application form and payment.
- Step 2: Receive the pre-approval letter via email within 2 working days or other urgent services based on your demand.
- Step 3: Prepare required documents to pick up visa stamp upon arrival at Vietnam international airport.
+(*) Required documents: The print out of pre-approval letter, passport, 01 copy of entry and exit form,02 passport photos and stamp fee;
+Visa on arrival is just applied for air-travellers.
+Visa on arrival fee: the service fee for pre-approval letter paid online and stamp fee paid in cash upon arrival at Vietnam international airport
How to visit Vietnam from Chengdu?
China Eastern Airlines, Vietnam Airlines and two other airlines fly from Chengdu to Da Nang 4 times a day. You can take a train from Chengdu to Ho Chi Minh City via East station, Chengdu East, Nanning East, Nanning East, Nanning station, Nanning, Gia Lam, Ha Noi, and Ho Chi Minh City in around 2 days 9h.
The ways to get to Vietnam from Chengdu with by plane, train, bus or car, and the quickest way takes just 5h 30m by fly. Find the trip option that best suits you.