April 28, 2020

How Long Is the Vietnam E-visa Valid for?

The e-visa of Vietnam will let you stay in the country for a maximum of 30 days. It’s a single entry. If you plan to stay in Vietnam for more than 30 days, you are advised to choose visa on arrival for getting 3-month or 6-month visa.

If you already in Vietnam with an e-visa for 30 days and you want to stay more, see How To Get My E-visa Extended?


The standard processing time of the Vietnam e-visa is 3 to 5 business days. Sometimes, it’s earlier than that, but there are also times that the processing will be delayed especially if you’re applying during the peak travel season.

Citizens of selected countries that are eligible for Vietnam e-visa. Country list for Vietnam e-visa.

Before you apply for the Vietnam e-visa, it’s important to ensure that you’ve got all the needed requirements. Please make sure you are citizens of countries that are eligible for Vietnam e-visa.

It cost $25 for applicants making e-visa application through official website of the government (https://xuatnhapcanh.gov.

If travellers are crossing via land the only transport that they can use is the bus. So, they can enter Vietnam through 16 different land border crossings.