Visa to Vietnam

A VISA to Viet Nam can be applied at the Embassy as early as 06 months prior to the date of travel. 

Please take into consideration Austrian and Vietnamese holidays when you plan your visa application. 

 

TOURIST VISA

Travellers are advised to apply for a standard tourist visa issued by the Embassy. Currently, the maximum length of stay in Vietnam for this visa type is 30 days (single or multiple entries).

Book an appointment if you apply in person at the Embassy.

If you apply via mail, it is highly recommended that you use DHL. We do not hold any responsibility regarding loss of documents or money via post.

The Embassy does not accept online applications.

Required documents to be submitted:

1. Original Passport, which is valid for at least 6 months from the date of entering Vietnam, and 1 Copy.

2. 02 (two) biometric photos (4,5 x 3,5 cm).

3. Visa application form (download here).

4. Travel Itinerary of your trip (download here).

5. Round-trip flight ticket (or flight booking) to and from Vietnam.

6. Booking of your accommodation in Vietnam.

7. Visa fee (cash only).

Processing time: 7 business days

 

OTHER VISAS (BUSINESS, INTERNSHIP, STUDY...)

The issuance of a visa for purposes other than tourism requires an apporval number from the Vietnamese Immigration Authority (in Vietnamese: Cục Quản lý xuất nhập cảnh). The visa type, length of stay and number of entries are specified in the approval letter. The inviting organisation or individual in Vietnam shall apply for the approval number at the Vietnamese Immigration Authority for their guests. 

For these types of visas, it is not required to book an appointment prior to submitting the applications at the Embassy.

Required documents to be submitted:

1. Original Passport, which is valid for at least 6 months from the date of entering Vietnam, and 1 Copy.

2. 02 (two) biometric photos (4,5 x 3,5 cm).

3. Visa application form (download here).

4. The Approval Number issued by the Vietnamese Immigration Authority.

5. Visa fee (cash only).

Processing time: 5 business days

 

*Applicant is responsible for checking accurate information on visa being issued by the Embassy. In case of mistakes, please contact the Embassy immediately for correction.  

 

Contact details:

Telephone: 

  • For English: +43-1-368075510 (Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday afternoon from 02:00pm - 05:00pm)
  • For German: +43-1-368075512 (Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday afternoon from 02:00pm - 05:00pm)

Email: consular@vietnamembassy.at

 

Opening hours:

9.00 AM – 12.00 PM Monday and Wednesday.

(For in-person applicants at the Embassy; please do not call during these hours)

 

Adress:

Embassy of Vietnam in Vienna

Felix-Mottl- Str. 20, 1190 Vienna, Austria

 

 

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