How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Launceston


Embassy of Vietnam in Launceston

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Canberra (699.2 km)
Address M425+CM Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Phone +61 26286 6059 and +61 2 6290 1556
Distance 699.2km (434.4mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly total time 5h 45m
  • Bus, car ferry, train total time 22h 3m
  • Drive, car ferry total time 17h 31m
Current time in Launceston Thursday Mar 30, 2023 10:34 AM

How to get from Launceston to the embassy in Canberra

How to apply

Australian nationals and foreign visitors living in Launceston, Australia can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Canberra 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 Launceston, 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 Launceston to Vietnam (Average flight time between Launceston and Vietnam is about 13 hours, 32 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.