October 21, 2019
Visa tips

How to get Vietnam visa on arrival?

The procedure of applying for a visa on arrival online is very simple; it doesn’t take much time of yours, all you have to do is follow the steps as below:

– Fill out your visa application form at our website: https://www.vietnamimmigration.org

– Settle the payment (service fee) as per instructions.

– Obtain your visa approval letter after 2 working days (normal service), less than 1 working day (urgent service), and even less than 4 hours (super urgent service) via our email info@vietnamimmigration.org

After receiving your visa approval letter from us, what you have to do is just print it out and take it with you together with your passport-sized photos, your original passport and pay stamping fee to get your visa stamped at any Vietnam international airport. We are pleased to inform that the stamping fee is based on the rate regulated by the Government.

Please notice that visa on arrival is just applicable for those who travel to Vietnam by air. Moreover, when you print this letter out, please make sure that it is clear enough to see and all the information in this letter must be exactly the same as the information in your passport.

We would also like to notify you that, in case you travel to Vietnam by other means of transportation, you can’t apply for any visa on arrival.


Overview about Vietnam visa policy Vietnam visa policy has been improved in the past few years to promote the development of tourism industry. The number of international tourists to Vietnam is growing steadily.

From 1 Jan, 2015, the new law on Entry, exit, transit, and residence of foreigners in Vietnam will be taken effect. Following this new law, Vietnam Immigration law will have some changes.

Upon arrival at the Vietnam airport, you will come to the Visa Landing office to obtain the Visa sticker to place into your passport. After that, you will come to the Customs Counter to check-in.

The Application for entry and exit Visa form is an important document that you have to submit to the Vietnam Immigration Officer when entering Vietnam. Since March 1, 2015, the old entry and exit form has been replaced by a new one which was renamed into Vietnamese visa application form.

Applying for a Vietnam visa on arrival is so easy and convenient for applicants. Once obtaining a pre-approved letter, a tourist or businessman can get his or her visa at a Vietnam international airport.

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