Vietnam visa on arrival for Indians is an exceedingly simple and smart process to obtain travel visa to Vietnam. Indians get to apply for the Vietnam visa through very convenient online process that involves following easy steps:

  1. Access the online visa application form from an authorized agent or from the official website of Vietnam embassy for India
  2. Fill in all the required details and submit the needed scanned copies of the verification documents
  3. Pay in the applicable service charges
  4. The provided information is reviewed and verified by the immigration department of Vietnam
  5. A visa approval letter is sent to your registered email within two days or earlier as requested with additional charges
  6. Take a printout of the letter to be used in place of visa to travel to Vietnam

At The International Airport of Vietnam

Once you arrive at the select Vietnamese international airport, you are required to present your approval letter and documents like your passport, entry and exit form to get the Vietnamese visa stamped on your Indian passport after you have paid the visa stamping charges.

Before You Apply

Although Vietnam visa on arrival or online Vietnam visa is a self guided process that helps you through each and every step but here are some important points that need your attention before you apply for it:

  • The facility of Vietnam visa on arrival is only available for air travelers
  • You are required to make online payments and submit the scanned copies of important documents like your passport, sponsorship letter (if applied for business visa), travel tickets and you may also be required to give details of your acquaintances in Vietnam; keeping the scanned copies of all required documents along with your credit or debit card in handy spot is highly recommended
  • Many factors like the duration of your stay in Vietnam, type of visa like tourist or business visa and single or multiple entry visas may cause some variation in the applied service and stamping charges
  • It is recommended to check the official website of Vietnam embassy for India as a detailed list of devious agent’s website is regularly updated. This would save you from any possible scam
  • Currently, the facility of stamping the Vietnam visa in respect of the online visa approval letter is only available at Danang, Noi Bai and Tan Son Nhat international airports. Make sure that you arrive at one of these airport or else you would need to travel locally to nearest facilitating Vietnamese airport