May 17, 2020
Visa tips

Vietnam e-visa Requirements for Russian Passport Holders

Applying for the Vietnam e-visa for Russian citizens is so easy. You just need to get access to the Internet. Fill out the form and upload the requirements needed, such as your photos and scanned copy of your passport. So here are the requirements that you need to prepare:

  • Valid email address – applicants must have a working email, as this is where the visa will be sent.
  • Passport – you need to have a scanned copy of your passport since you will upload this on the application form. Your passport’s expiration date must be within six months from your date of entry to Vietnam.
  • Passport size photos in white background – the photos must be in digital copy because you need to upload it online. Photo Guide.
  • Mode of payment – for the processing fee, you are required to pay with a debit card or credit card. You can also pay with PayPal. See Vietnam visa fees for update.

Frequently Ask About Vietnam e-Visa


As an electronic visa, applying for the Vietnam e-visa will require you to go online. When you’re connected to the Internet, go to the official website of Vietnam Immigration.

It’s $25 per person if you apply for an e-visa through government website (

Citizens of Russia won’t need a visa if staying for fewer than 15 days. Vietnam visa waiver program Citizens of Russia should apply for a visa if intending to stay for more than 15 days.

At present, Russian citizens are free for 15 days of Vietnam Visa . If you plan to stay in Vietnam less than 15 days, you do not need to apply Vietnam Visa.

Consulate of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in Vladivostok – Russia 🇷🇺 Address: 107/1, Pushkinskaya Street,Vladivostok – Russia 🇷🇺 General line: (00-7-4232) 226948; Fax: (00-7-4232) 261496 Email: Website : https://vnconsulate-vladivostok.

The Consulate General of Vietnam in Yekaterinburg – Russia 🇷🇺 Address: 22 Karla Libknesta Street Yekaterinburg, 620075 – RUSSIA 🇷🇺 Tel : (00-7-343) 2530280 (81,83,84) Fax: (00-7-343) 2530282 Email: Website : https://vnconsulate-ekaterinburg.

Embassy of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in Matxcova (Moscow), Russia 🇷🇺 Address: Russia, Matxcova (Moscow); Bolshaya Pirogovskaya, 13 🇷🇺 General line: (+7-499)-2451092/ 2450925 Fax: +7-499-2463121 Consular Section: Tel: +7-499-246-1383/+7 903 682 1617 Fax: +7 499 – 246-0687 Email:

Here’s the good news for Russians who are planning to visit Vietnam soon. You can now take advantage of the e-visa option for your Vietnam visa application.