Vietnam Visa Tips


A Visa will be required for foreigners when they enter Vietnam at any land borders or international airports. However, depending on each nationality, they will have different requirements for Vietnam visa. In order to know Vietnam visa requirements for your nationality, please read carefully the following steps.

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How to get Vietnam visa in Svalbard

For those, who are living in Svalbard, bring Svalbard or other nationalities which are not in Vietnam Visa Exemption list. They are required Visa to Vietnam and can apply for visa in two ways as below:

1. Apply Vietnam visa on arrival on our website: https://applyvietnamvisa.org/apply and then get visa stamped on your passport at Vietnam International Airport.

Vietnam visa on arrival is applicable for who travelling by air to Vietnam and living far from Vietnam Embassy.

  • Visa administrative institution: Vietnam Immigration Department by applying on our website https://applyvietamvisa.org/apply
  • Processing time: 2 working days for normal service, 2 - 8 working hours for emergency service or urgent service
  • Required documents: No documents needed
  • How does it work? Just need to access our website: https://applyvietnamvisa.org/apply to complete the online form. You will receive a confirmation email after successful payment. We will process your application in working hours and send the result (visa approval letter) to your provided email on your application within 2 working days in normal service, 4 - 8 working hours in urgent service and 2 working hours in emergency service.

Finally, please take your original passport + approval letter + 2 passport size photos + stamping fee in cash (25 USD for 1 - 3 month(s) single entry, 50 USD for 1 - 3 month(s) multiple entries, 95 USD for 6 months multiple entries, 135 USD for 1 year multiple entries.

For more details, please contact us via email: [email protected] or hotline: +84.899.33.12.12

2. Apply Vietnam visa on your passport at Vietnam Embassy

If you would like to apply Vietnam visa in person at Vietnam Embassy in Svalbard, You have to pay attention to the following subjects:

  • Visa administrative institution: Vietnam Embassy
  • Processing time: It depends on how fast you need. In order to make sure about that please make a phone call to Vietnam Embassy for more details.
  • Required documents: Original passport + money + 02 passport size photos + 1 new envelope with stamp on it and your exact home address in order to avoid losing issues.

Please find information about Vietnam Embassy worldwide Here


  • Make sure that your passport still remains minimum 6 months validity and at least 2 blank pages before applying Vietnam visa online
  • Visa on arrival is only applicable for travelling by air to Vietnam

For any further information, please don’t hesitate to contact us via email: [email protected] or hotline: +84.899.33.12.12