April 30, 2020

Vietnam visa requirement for Albanian passport holders

We would like to inform that Albania passport holders are required to obtain Vietnam visas before entering Vietnam.

How to get Vietnam visa in Albania?

There are 2 ways for you to get a Vietnam visa in Albania:

1. Applying for your Vietnam visa in a Vietnam Embassy or Consulate:

There is currently no Vietnam Embassy or Consulate in Albania, so if you want to get your visa from a Vietnam representative office, please check any other countries to find the nearest Vietnam Embassy/Consulate to contact.

If it is inconvenient for you to come directly to a Vietnam embassy/consulate, please contact to the embassy in advance to ask whether you can apply for your Vietnam visa by post or not.

2. Apply online to obtain an approval letter to pick up your Vietnam visa at Vietnam international airports (in case you travel by air to Vietnam) 

Regarding apply online to obtain a visa approval letter to pick up visa at a Vietnam international airport, there are 3 options based on the purpose of your visit:

  • Vietnam visa for business purpose with validity for 1 month, 3 months or 6 months.
  • Vietnam visa for tourist purpose with validity for 1 month only.
  • Vietnam visa for transit purpose with validity less than 5 days then visa holders must depart to a third country after 5 days in Vietnam at maximum. You will be granted a transit visa on the condition that you travel by tour and the group must have clear schedule and indemnify of a travel agency that organizes the tour.

To apply for your visa online, please refer to the instructions below:

– Fill in your online application form at our website www.vietnamimmigration.org

– Make payment for us as per instructions.

– Obtain your visa approval letter via our email.

If you still can’t receive any approval letter within the required time, please let us know immediately via our email info@vietnamimmigration.org

Since there is no Vietnam Embassy in your country, it seems so inconvenient for you to obtain your visa using this way. We highly suggest you to apply online to obtain an approval letter to pick up your Vietnam visa on arrival at Vietnam international airports.


Are you looking for location of Vietnam embassy in Albania 🇦🇱? There is currently no Vietnam Embassy or Vietnam Consulate in Albania. Nevertheless, you can also apply for your Vietnam visa by contacting a Vietnam Embassy or Vietnam Consulate in a neighbouring country.

There is NO embassy or consulate of Vietnam representing in Albania 🇦🇱. Options for citizens of Albania getting a visa for Vietnam: Visa On Arrival – Apply online for pre-approval then pick up your visa on arrival at the airport.

Citizens of Albania must have a Vietnam visa to visit Vietnam. To apply for the Vietnam visa, you have two different options.