May 25, 2020
Visa tips

Frequently Ask About Vietnam e-Visa for Korean Citizens

What is Vietnam e-Visa?

Vietnam e-visa for Korean nationals is an online visa approval process available to Korean nationals. Payment and delivery of the visa is done entirely online, and probably takes 3 business days.

Difference between e-visa and VOA

Visa on Arrival is applied after the foreigner arrives at the international checkout point of Vietnam. Once you land, you need to provide the authorities with necessary documents and applicable fees at the immigration counter. E-visa is generated online at any of the e-visa site you apply with. You will have to pay the fees online and upload the necessary documents. You will receive your e-visa through email.

Number of days of stay

Korean nationals can stay visa-free for 14 days upon arrival. However, for extended stay, one may need to apply for single entry visa and multiple entry visas for Vietnam. An e-visa allows for only single entry (for tourism or business purpose) with the maximum of 30-day stay. For visa on arrival, you can stay as long as for 30-90 days with single and multiple visits included.

Reapplication when expired

As said, Vietnam e-visa is valid for 30 days with a single entry for Korean nationals. Once the 30th day coming, you will have to leave the country and reapply for a new e-visa for coming back to Vietnam. If you want to get your e-visa extended, please contact with a travel company for update.


No matter how easy it is to fill in an online application form for the South Koran citizens, one has to be very careful about the details. If not filled accurately or any information is missed out, you might not receive the approval in time.

The method for applying Vietnam e-visa is very straightforward and easy enough to perform and understand. All you need to do is provide all the correct and accurate information in the application and make sure to review it before submitting it.

There is some requirements that all the citizens of Korea need to fulfill before they take the step to apply for the e-visa. The most important thing you need to do is to provide a passport that has a 6-month validation.

There are many things for everyone in those thriving towns and quaint villages of Vietnam. As a Korean, if you wish to explore this beautiful country, you can do that visa-free for 14 days.

Citizens of South Korea won’t need a visa if staying for fewer than 15 days. Vietnam visa waiver program You should apply for a visa if intending to stay for more than 15 days Citizens of South Korea are advised to find below for options to get a visa for Vietnam: 1.

Vietnamese Embassy in Seoul, Republic of Korea 🇰🇷 Address : 123 Bukchon-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea 110-230 🇰🇷 Tel: +82-2-720.5124/+82-2-725.

Vietnam is considered to be the major travel destination for South Korean citizens. There are frequent Flights between the two countries, while the charges are almost inexpensive.

South Koreans are the top two foreign visitors to Vietnam. In 2019, there were more than four million South Korean citizens who visited the country.