May 13, 2020
Visa tips

Vietnam e-visa Application Process

To guide you into the whole process of applying for the visa, here are the steps:

  1. Go to the Vietnam Immigration’s website and choose the option to apply for the Vietnam e-visa.
  2. You’ll be prompted to fill out the application form. So provide everything that is being asked of you.
  3. Review the information and go to the next page to upload a scanned copy of your passport’s bio page (Sample for passport’s bio page) and a photo of your face (Photo guide).
  4. Pay the processing fee using your card or PayPal.
  5. Wait for an email confirming that the payment has been successful and the visa is already in process.

In about 3 to 5 business days, you’ll receive an email about the status of your e-visa application. If you’ll not hear from them in a week, send them an email for a follow-up. For those who need a rush processing of their visa, you need to pay around $40 or more. However, you could get the visa in as fast as 24 hours, so it’s really worth it!

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What’s great about the Vietnam e-visa is that you’ll be able to use it at the various airports of Vietnam, including Long Thanh airport. In fact, it can also be used through land borders and seaports.

Those who need to apply for a Vietnam e-visa should prepare the requirements in advance. First, you need to have your passport, of course.

The biggest advantage of getting a Vietnam e-Visa is that the entire process of application is done online, which is very convenient. You just need to fill out an online application form and make a payment with your card.

For making e-visa application online, please make sure your passport still valid for at least 6 months with 2 blank pages. Following documents are required: 👉 a scanned copy of your passport’s bio page (Sample for passport’s bio page) 👉 a digital photo of your face (Photo guide).

Vietnam e-visa is issued by Vietnam Immigration Department. It contains your personal information (Name, DOB, Nationality, Passport number) with travel plan (estimated entry and exit date, port of entry  and exit).

Once you have your e-visa available, you’ll receive an email to inform you of this. Click on the link from your email and follow the instructions on how to download the e-visa.

This article is about to provide guidelines on how to make e-visa application online through government website and commercial website. Before making Vietnam E-Visa Application, you are advised to have a scanned copy of your passport’s bio page (Sample for passport’s bio page) and a digital photo of your face (Photo guide).

Here is the official website from government  for applying an e-visa :