Vietnam Visa Requirements and Application

Vietnam Visa Requirements and Application

Vietnam is a wonderful, unique travel destination. Visiting Vietnam is easy and obtaining your visa online is a simple process.

Do I Need a Visa for Vietnam?

Most foreigners will need to apply for their Vietnam Visa in order to enter the country, but some citizens of certain countries will be exempted from visa requirements.

Here is a list of countries exempted from the regular Vietnam Visa requirements: Belarus, Russia, United Kingdom, Brunei, Sweden, Cambodia, Spain, Chile, Philippines, Denmark, Myanmar, Finland, Laos, France, Germany, Kyrgyzstan, Indonesia, Japan, Italy, Malaysia, Norway, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand.

Don’t worry if you’re from a different country, like the United States for example, it is easy to apply for your 30 days Visa online and every 30 days you can renew it by leaving and entering the country again.

It is very easy to have a short trip, cross the border to Cambodia and come back to Vietnam and get a new 30 days Visa.

Vietnam Visa Application Online

It is very easy to apply online for your E-Visa (Electronic Visa), go to https://evisa.xuatnhapcanh.gov.vn/en_US/web/guest/khai-thi-thuc-dien-tu/cap-thi-thuc-dien-tu and follow the steps there.

There will be a $25 fee to be paid for a single entry and  $50 for multiple entry Vietnam Visa.

To make sure you’re on a Official Government website check the URL to contain .gov.vn in its address. Other websites that contain “govt.vn” or other words may involve a third party that could mean additional costs for you and not a guarantee for you getting your Visa.

Make sure that the website address contains the official government .gov.vn and that it is a secured connection such as https://evisa.xuatnhapcanh.gov.vn

On the official government website you will be required to enter certain info, how much time you plan to stay in Vietnam, taking a photo of yourself, your face, a selfie.

Follow all steps required on the government website and after paying the fee you will get your visa within several days,