April 28, 2020

What Are The Requirements For Vietnam E-visa?

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. Country list for Vietnam e-visa.
  • Passport at least six months of validity from your entry date to Vietnam with 2 blank pages.
  • Scanned copy of your passport’s biographical page that shows a clear photo of your face and personal information. Sample for passport’s bio page.
  • Recent passport-sized photos (Photo guide) that you need to submit online.
  • Credit card or debit card to pay the e-visa application and processing fee.
  • Valid email address for the e-visa copy to be sent.
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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.

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