How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Parkes


Embassy of Vietnam in Parkes

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Canberra (259.2 km)
Address M425+CM Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Phone +61 26286 6059 and +61 2 6290 1556
Distance 259.2km (161.0mi)
Travel Time
  • Train total time 12h 2m
  • Drive total time 3h 42m
  • Fly Parkes to Sydney, bus total time 4h 52m
  • Fly Parkes to Canberra total time 4h 30m
  • Bus to Dubbo, fly to Canberra total time 4h 34m
Current time in Parkes Monday Jun 05, 2023 17:39 PM

How to get from Parkes to the embassy in Canberra

How to apply

Australian nationals and foreign visitors living in Parkes, 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 Parkes, 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 Parkes to Vietnam (Average flight time between Parkes and Vietnam is about 12 hours, 29 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.