This section explains what you should do if you are citizen of HongKong or currently in this country and in need for a Vietnam visa.

As citizen of India and other countries which are not included in the Vietnam visa exemption list, you are required to get a valid Vietnam visa for your travel to Vietnam.

Citizens of India and those living in this country have two options to apply for Vietnam visa:

Apply for Vietnam Visa on Arrival at lower cost with

Vietnam visa on arrival is often preferred for its convenience, especially by those who live far away from Vietnam Embassies and do not wish to send their passports away via post.

– Issuing unit: Vietnam Immigration Department
– Processing time: 1 or 2 working days
– No Passport sendoff required

– How it works? You first visit fill in the secure online application form, and just wait 2 working days (normal service) or 1 working day (normal service) to get your Visa Approval Letter via email, and take this letter, attached entry & exit form, your passport, 02 photos and some dollars as stamping fee to get Vietnam visa stamped on your passport upon your arrival at the Vietnam airport. For more information, please visit our Application process.

Apply for Vietnam Visa at Vietnam Embassies:

You can also choose to apply for Visa to Vietnam in person at the Vietnam Embassy in India

– Issuing unit: Vietnam Embassy
– Processing time: 4 to 5 working days
– Your original passport required

Here is some major information about Vietnam Embassy in India:

Embassy of Vietnam in New Delhi, India
Address: 20 Kautilya Marg, Chanakya Puri, New Delhi – 110021
Telephone: 2687.9852 (+ Ext); 2687.9852 (+20) (Consulate); Fax: 2687.9856 (Chancery); 2687.9869 (Consulate);
Email : or
Website :​/

Vietnam Consulate in Mumbai, India
Address: Unit 805, 8th Floor, Powai Plaza, Hiranandani Gardens, Central Avenue, Powai 400076, India
Telephone: +91 22 2570 2033 ; Fax : +91 22 2570 2034
Email :


– Before applying for Vietnam visa, make sure your passport has minimum 6 month validity and left pages.
– Know Vietnam visa on arrival is applicable to those travelling to Vietnam by air ONLY.