Vietnam visa extension in Hanoi

Hanoi is a great place to live in with Old Quater, Hoan Kiem Lake, great street food, beer, friendly people... It is not surpirsing when it is one of 2 large cities in Vietnam where many expats live and work. If you are expat in Hanoi and wish to extend your stay here longer than visa validity, this article will show you in detail how to apply Vietnam visa extension in Hanoi.

how to apply vietnam visa extension in hanoi

Preparation

  • An original passport valid over your stay in Vietnam and remains at least 01 blank page for new visa stamp
  • Service fee (Read more at Vietnam visa extension fee)

Note: you current visa should be valid for at least 5 days at the time of application. If it is about to expire in one or two days, please extend your visa directly at Immigration Office in Hanoi at No.40, Hang Bai Street, Hoan Kiem.

Process

Vietnam visa extension varies for each case so we always need to check your passport and visa in advance to see whether it can be extended and how much the cost could be. Therefore, the first move is that you will have to send the scanned copy of your passport and the current Vietnam visa page to us at [email protected]In addition, please let us know what is the latest date of your entry and name of port of entry into Vietnam. Then we will check your information at Immigration Department and inform you about the fees. If you accept the given price, we will arrange our representative to your place and collect the passport as well as the fees. For those who prefer to pay with credit card, we will create you a secure link for payment. A receipt will be produced if requested.

The estimated time to complete the process is about 7 or 10 business days excluding Saturday and Sunday. In order to speed up the process, you will have to pay additional cost. 

Please note:

  • You can only extend your Vietnam visa to the maximum of 3 months. 
  • We can help you with extension of business and tourist visas only. If you posses other types of visa, please get your visa extended through official agencies, government, business sponsor or contact with Immigration Department at the contact information provided above.

Please feel free to contact us anytime if you have concerns about how to apply Vietnam visa extension in Hanoi. We are available 24/24 hour to provide help.

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