Process to get Vietnam visa on arrival
Vietnam visa on arrival is an alternative of getting a visa to Vietnam for international visitors traveling to Vietnam by air. The Vietnam visa on arrival consists of 2 separate processes: obtain the visa approval online (1) and collect visa stamp on arrival (2).
1. Get visa approval letter
The visa approval letter is a document granted by the Immigration Department that allows foreigners to stay in Vietnam for a given length of time. It is required when you check in flight at the departure airport and collect the visa stamp at the arrival airports. The letter is valid to use at all international airports of Vietnam including Noi Bai, Tan Son Nhat, Cat Bi, Phu Quoc, Cam Ranh, Da Nang...
To start with, the applicants just need to access our website Vietnamvisa-easy.com to fill out the online Vietnam visa application form and pay Vietnam visa fee with their credit/debit card. Within 2-3 working days, the visa letter will be delivered to the email address of the applicants. It is very important to check the accuracy of the letter because one small mistake can cause big trouble later. Any mistakes must be reported immediately to the visa provider for the correction.
2. Visa stamp
At the airport, the applicants are advised to head to the Immigration Area and present the following documents to get a visa stamp onto the passport:
- Origin passport (the passport must have at least 6 months validity and blank pages)
- 01 passport-sized photo
- Visa approval letter (obtained at the first process)
- Entry and exit form
- Visa stamping fee (in cash)
The process may take from 15 minutes to 30 minutes depending on the number of foreigners getting visa stamped at that time. If you wish to skip the queue, stamping assistance service is recommended. You can book this service when making the application online
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