April 28, 2020

I Am Not Eligible For Vietnam E-visa, What To Do?

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

If you are not fall in the list for Vietnam e-visa, don’t worry! you have 2 more options for getting a visa for visiting Vietnam.

  • Apply for a visa at the embassy or consulate of Vietnam. Here is the list of Embassy & Consulate Office of Vietnam in the World.
  • Apply for visa on arrival – find an agency in Vietnam to ask for their sponsoring for getting a visa  approval letter from the Immigration Department of Vietnam for picking up visa on arrival. Please note that visa on arrival is available at the airport only.
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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.

There’s no need to visit a Vietnam consulate or embassy for your e-visa application. Everything is done online and all it requires is for you to fill out the form.

When applying for the Vietnam e-visa, you will be asked to enter your personal information. This includes your complete name, date of birth, nationality, and some relevant details from your passport.

When they approve your e-visa application, they will inform you through email about the status of the visa. If it’s approved, they will ask you to click a link to download the visa.

There are 2 options to get your e-visa extended as below: Do It Yourself : Download Form NA5 for visa extension fill, sign then bring it to your embassy or consulate to ask for  sponsoring. Ask your hotel or host for the Temporary residence declaration.

The e-visa of Vietnam will let you stay in the country for a maximum of 30 days. It’s a single entry.

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.