May 4, 2020

Do citizens of Burundi require visa for Vietnam? Yes ✅

Citizens of Burundi are required visa for visiting Vietnam.

Citizens of Burundi are advised to find below for options to get a visa for Vietnam  :

1. Apply for a visa at the embassy or consulate of Vietnam

There is NO embassy or consulate of Vietnam representing in Burundi, therefore, citizens of Burundi have to find a nearest or convenient location of the embassy of Vietnam to apply for a visa.

The following documents are required for each visa application:

  • Burundi Passport (with at least 06-months validity and 2 blank pages)
  • One completed application form for a Vietnam visa (contact the embassy or consulate for this form)
  • One passport size photo of 4×6 cm (attached to the application). Photo guide.
  • Visa fees (vary depend on the embassy or consulate of Vietnam)

In some case, citizens of Burundi are required to provide extra document as following:

  • Flight return ticket and hotel booking reservation for your trip to Vietnam
  • Approval letter from Immigration Department of  Vietnam for Issuing visa at the embassy. In case you need this kind of letter, we can arrange it with service charge, please email to

You are advised to make a phone call or email to the embassy/consulate of Vietnam to ask for further requirements and make an appointment with them.

If applying visa at the embassy or consulate of Vietnam is not convenient, citizens of Burundi are advised to consider Visa On Arrival option.

2. Apply for Visa On Arrival Vietnam

  • The visa validity will be approved depend on your itinerary (hotel booking and air ticket) but maximum 20-day tourist visa is available.
  • Purpose of visa : Tourist only.
  • Processing time to get the visa approval letter (pre-approval visa) : 7 working days

The following are required:

Please check our visa fees for update.


There is NO embassy or consulate of Vietnam representing in Burundi 🇧🇮. Options for citizens of Burundi getting a visa for Vietnam: Visa On Arrival – Apply online for pre-approval then pick up your visa on arrival at the airport.

Vietnam is mesmerizingly beautiful. It has almost every type of natural landscape – from towering mountains, lush green forests, limestone towers to the terrace rice fields, it offers eye-catching views for the nature lovers.