To request Vietnam visa application form for Indians, there are two ways: download the visa application form as given below or complete the online application.
Regarding the place to pick up visa, the below Vietnam visa application form for Indians is divided into two types: Vietnam airport visa and Vietnam embassy visa.
What is the difference between airport visa form and embassy visa form for Indians?
The first form “airport visa” is applicable for only those Indians who enter Vietnam by airway. Before getting on plane travelling to Vietnam, Indians need to apply for the pre-approved visa which is granted by Vietnamese governmental office of Immigration. It works like an air tickets bearing a unique code for tracking even you enter Vietnam via any borders.
The second visa form “embassy visa” is recommended only in case Indians citizens enter Vietnam via land or sea border. At land and sea borders of Vietnam, no visa on arrival is issued for Indians. That’s why, Indians traveling in this case must ask for a pre-approved visa code by Vietnamese government first, then get visa stamped at an Embassy of Vietnam before travelling to the country.
The first form is more and more popular because of its many advantages such as: convenience, time-saving, quickness, and secure.
Currently, Embassy of Vietnam will not issue Vietnam visa application form for Indians without invitation letter and approval code. Thus apply for pre-approval Vietnam visa is the only option for Indian passport holders wish enter Vietnam.