Since the diplomatic relation between Vietnam and India was set up, Embassy of Vietnam has been placed in India. This brief article offers overall function of the Embassy, their detailed contacts including address, phone numbers, and working hours. Besides, it includes guidelines on how to get Vietnam visa for Indians at Embassy of Vietnam in India, and other immigration policy of Vietnam for Indian nationals.
The Embassy of Vietnam in India serves as the focal and contacting point between the two countries. It is also hoped to be the channel for Indians to obtain more useful information about Vietnam country and people. Hence, the relationship between Vietnam and India will be enhanced. Last but not least, the embassy is in charge of serving the necessary consular procedures for Indian citizens and citizens of other countries residing in India wishing to visit Vietnam.
At present, Indian citizens and residents can go to two places: Embassy of Vietnam or Consulate of Vietnam in India for any related matter as above mentioned.
Guidelines for Indian residents to apply for visa at Embassy of Vietnam
The following documents are to submitted:
› Passport (with at least 01 month validity from the date of leaving Vietnam)
› application form for a Vietnam visa (issued by the Embassy)
› Two passport sized photos
› Visa fee by Money order to Certified cheque, payable to THE EMBASSY OF VIETNAM
› Prepaid self-addressed return envelope, preferably by FedEx or Priority Courier Indian Post with tracking number
Embassy of Vietnam in New Delhi, India
Address: 17, Kautilya Marg, Chanakyapur, New Delhi, 110 021, India
Fax: +91-11-2301 9818
Consulate General of Vietnam in Mumbai, India
Address: Wajeda House, Gulmohat Cross Road No.7, Juhu Scheme, Mumbai, 400 049, India
Important Notices For Indian nationals getting Visa at Embassy of Vietnam
At present, Embassy of Vietnam will require Indian nationals to have a sponsor for them before granting visa no matter what purpose they enter Vietnam for (tourist or business). The sponsor can be a visa agent or a business company.
Normally Embassy of Vietnam will stamp visa for Indians in case they present the pre-approved visa (visa approval code) granted by Immigration department of Vietnam. Send request for visa approval code here.
In reality, most of international travelers now choose visa on arrival to enter Vietnam. With visa on arrival, Indians need not spend time travelling to the Embassy of Vietnam. They also need to prepare no documents or sponsorship.
Steps to get Vietnam visa for Indians
Firstly, send visa application online
Secondly, receive visa approval letter via email
Finally, get visa stamped when arrive at airport in Vietnam
Getting visa on arrival means Indians have an online agent be sponsor for them and request visa on their behalf. We currently support Indians this service with the lowest fee charge. See details at the page Vietnam visa fee for Indians