How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Cooktown


Embassy of Vietnam in Cooktown

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Cooktown, Australia. Travellers from Cooktown can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Sydney for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Sydney (2138.0 km)
Address 205/203-233 New South Head Rd, Edgecliff NSW 2027, Australia
Phone +61 02 9327 1912 or +61 02 9327 2539
Distance 2138.0km (1328.5mi)
Travel Time
  • Bus to Cairns, fly total time 8h 25m
  • Fly from Cooktown total time 5h 22m
  • Bus, train total time 45h 7m
  • Drive total time 32h 56m
Current time in Cooktown Friday Mar 24, 2023 02:14 AM

How to get from Cooktown to the embassy in Sydney

How to apply

Australian nationals and foreign visitors living in Cooktown, Australia can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Sydney or applying online for an approval letter to pick up the visa on arrival.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Cooktown, the following documents are REQUIRED:

  • Valid passport for at least 06 months prior to your planned entry date (Travel documents or temporary passports may not be accepted)
  • Application form (Click here to download)
  • 02 recently taken passport sized photos (4*6cm)
  • Visa application fees

Apply for visa on arrival

Visa on arrival is an alternative way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for those who fly from Cooktown to Vietnam (Average flight time between Cooktown and Vietnam is about 9 hours, 49 minutes). The process involves 4 simple steps:

  1. Submit an online form for the approval letter.
  2. Receive the approval letter by Email in 2 working days.
  3. Prepare photos, entry/exit form, stamping fee and the approval letter
  4. Arrive at Vietnam airport, present all documents above to get the visa stamped on passport.