Visa / Service Type
Total To Pay
3 month multiple entry Vietnam visa
3 month multiple entry Vietnam visa Express Service
1 month multiple entry Vietnam visa
1 month multiple entry Vietnam visa Express Service
1 month single entry Vietnam visa
1 month single entry Vietnam visa Express Service
VIETNAM visas take 1-7 working days to issue in the embassy.
rom 0:00 am (Vietnamese time) the 12 of March, Vietnam temporarily stops the 15-day visa exemption for people holding British normal passports. Nationals of the UK must have valid visa in order to enter Vietnam.
Beause of covid -19 outbreak in some countries in Europe, the Embassy of Vietnam in London for the time being will not accept requests for visa processing until further notice. Only applicants with visa approval letter from the Immigration Department of Vietnam can apply for visa issuance from the Embassy.
For those who wish to travel to Vietnam, they need to contact with their Vietnamese sponsors/tour-operators for arrangement of their visas with the Immigration Department of Vietnam. Once they get the visa approval letter from the Immigration Department, they can apply for the issuance of their visas.
How To Make An Application
What To Include In Your Application
Downloaded from above, printed, completed and signed in Capital Letters with a black pen and sent back to Travcour
It must be valid for at least the next 6 months when you apply for the visa, with at least two blank pages remaining. The passport should be in acceptable condition. If not there is a chance your application would be rejected.
The photo should be (45mm x 35mm) taken against a white background (the background must be white!). If you cannot get a photo yourself then we can print one for you from a digital copy.
Letter of invitation from organisation in Vietnam.
Flight booking confirmation.
Visa Application Form
Download, Print and Fill in the form
The form is in PDF format. When you have downloaded the form, please print it out and fill it in by pen. Kindly ensure all the fields of the visa application form are completely filled before submitting. If a question does not apply, please put ‘N/A’. You must fill in the form with black ink and using BLOCK CAPITALS.
Validity of Vietnam visas are restricted to the time applied for on your application. Please be extremely careful when inserting dates ensuring that they are correct for your time of travel.
Please note that the 24 hour express option is only available to British or Irish nationals. Please see pricing on our order form above.
15 day visa exemption (applicable to British, French, German, Italian and Spanish nationalls only) expires on the 15th of June 2018. All applicants travelling after this date or for more than 15 days will require a visa.
Citizens of the following countries do not require a visa to visit Vietnam:
For a maximum of 90 days:
For a maximum stay of 30 Days:
Cambodia, Indonesia, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand.
For a maximum stay of 21 Days:
For a maximum stay of 14 Days:
Brunei and Myanmar.
For a period of up to 15 days:
Belarus, Denmark, Finland, Japan, Norway, Russia, South Korea & Sweden.
Current visa exemption also applies to the following nationals until the 30th June 2018:
UK (not including overseas passports), French, German, Italy, Spain. There must be a gap of at least 30 days between 2 visits.
Required by all except those continuing their journey on the same day and provided holding confirmed return or onward tickets. Leaving the airport transit area is not allowed.
Certain international flights operated by Vietnam Airlines with final destinations of Hanoi (HAN) or Ho Chi Ming City (SGN) make an intermediate stop in Vietnam before arrival at the final destination, where it is required to clear customs and change aircraft. In these cases entry requirements into Vietnam will need to be observed at the intermediate stop
Compulsory vaccinations:Yellow fever certificate if arriving from infected areas. Infants under 1 year are exempt.
Recommended immunisations: Diphtheria, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Japanese B Encephalitis, Malaria, TB, Tetanus & Typhoid.
Risks: Malaria exists throughout the country, excluding urban centres, the Red River delta and the coastal plain areas of central Vietnam. Risk is highest in highland areas below 1,500 metres south of 18°N, particularly in the provinces of Dak Lak, Gia Lai & Kon Tum, and southern provinces of Ca Mau, Bac Lieu & Tay Ninh. Rabies.
The rainy season is from May-Aug in the north but lasts until Nov in the south. Average temperatures are about 25°C all year
Location of Vietnam: Asia
Local Time in Vietnam: GMT+7
Capital City of Vietnam: Hanoi
Population of Vietnam: 83 million
Language(s) spoken in Vietnam: Vietnamese, English, French, Chinese, Russian
Dialling Code for Vietnam: 84
Emergency numbers in Vietnam: Police: 113. Fire: 114. Ambulance: 115
Driving in Vietnam: Driving is on the right. International Driving Permit & test taken in Vietnam required
Electricity in Vietnam: 220V AC 50Hz
Currency of Vietnam: Dong (VND)
Notes: VND: 100, 200, 500, 1,000, 2,000, 5,000, 10,000, 20,000, 50,000, 100,000, 500,000
Coins: VND: 200, 500, 1,000, 2,000, 5,000
Credit Cards/Travellers Cheques: Credit cards & travellers cheques are accepted
Opening Hours in Vietnam:
Bank: 0730-1130 & 1300-1630 Mon-Fri
Office: 0730-1200 & 1300 1630 Mon-Fri
Shops: 0730-1200 & 1300-1630 Mon-Sun (many shops open later evenings)
Airports in Vietnam:
Hanoi Noi Bai (HAN)
Ho Chi Minh City (SGN)