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Vietnam Visa On Arrival Guide (All in One Page)

Instead of browsing throughout the websites to collect pieces of information for Vietnam Visa On Arrival. This page brings you the full, up to date immigration rules and application guide you should know about your Vietnam visa.

Legal Basics

Pick up a visa on arrival at one of four airports in Vietnam is totally legal and legitimate. The stamped visa at the airport is exactly the same as visa issued at Vietnam embassy. Follow this link to find out the legal basics of Vietnam visa on arrival.


Most of visitors need a visa to Vietnam, however citizen of some countries are not required a visa in a period of time. Before applying your visa, see Vietnam visa exemption list first.


You need an original passport valid at least 06 months from the date of entry, a computer or smart devices like phone or tablet. Credit card or PayPal account for payment.


Visa on arrival is fast and economical. It’s costing based on what types of visa you wish to apply. There are 02 types of fees you must pay: the service fee to agent (prepaid) and stamp fee which paid at the airport for Immigration officer. See Visa Fees for further information.

Online Application

Visit our online secured form to start your application. The whole process just only takes 3 to 4 minutes to complete. Follow steps to fill the visa type, date of entry, date of exit and choose your available processing time. The next page where you must fill exact information of yourself such as Passport’s name, Passport’s number, Passport’s expire date…

Once completed review step, you will have choice to pay by credit card or PayPal. Finish your application by receive an email of order confirmation plus an attached our full guides and arrival form which supposed to fill before your arrival at the airport.

Within next 48 hours (or commitment time of delivery that stated on review step and email of confirmation as well), you will receive your Approval Letter by email. Print Approval Letter and store it on your travel list.

At Your Departure

Simply present your Approval Letter which you printed earlier (Color copy is better but not required) to check-in counter at the airport.

On Arrival (At Vietnam Airport)

Present following documents to Immigration desk at Vietnam airport:

  • Original Passport
  • Approval Letter
  • 02 Passport Photos sized (4×6 cm)
  • Arrival Form Filled with Photo Attached
  • Stamp Fees (In USD or Vietnamese Dong)

Be waited for 15 to 20 minutes to get your call and take your stamped passport back.

Enjoy Applying!

Did you know?

  • Visa on arrival saves at least 40% of costing compare to apply directly at Embassy.
  • Instant Vietnam Visa offers big discount for applicant up to 30%.
  • Instant Vietnam Visa has successfully delivered thousands of Approval Letters since 2004. It gains 100% customer’s satisfaction.
  • Instant Vietnam Visa is able to arrange an Approval Letter within 01 hour even on Weekend or Holiday (Called Rush or Urgent Service)

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