Vietnam Embassy in Bulgaria - Visa Information & How to Apply

Available Visas Visa Requirements Visa Information Get This Visa
Business Visa required For business travelers holding Bulgarian passports who visit Vietnam for signing contacts, attending conferences or other business activities. Get it as soon as
Tourist Visa required For Bulgarian passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 13:30 - Tuesday - 12 March, 2024 ( 11 days 1 hours from now)
Work Visa required For Bulgarian nationals who intend to work in Vietnam.
Student Visa required For students from Bulgaria who plan to study in Vietnam.

Embassies and Consulates of Vietnam in Bulgaria


1, Jetvarka Street 1113 Sofia Bulgaria

+359 2 963 2609

+359 2 963 3658

Office hours
Monday - Friday: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm (Open now)

Time Right Now
Sofia: Friday Mar 01, 2024 11:51 AM (Europe/Sofia)


Embassy of Vietnam in Sofia, Bulgaria

How to apply

Bulgarian passport holders or foreign passports living in Bulgaria can choose between 03 available methods below to apply for a visa to Vietnam.

E-visa application

To apply for an e-visa online from Bulgaria, please follow these steps:

  1. Access our online e-visa application form.
  2. Upload .jpg images of your Bulgarian passport data page and a 4x6cm photo.
  3. Make the payment for the e-Visa fee (47 USD ~ 84 BGN)
  4. Wait 5-7 working days. The earliest possible would be 13:30 PM, local Sofia time on 12 March 2024.
  5. Receive evisa by email or download it on our status page.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Bulgaria, 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 applicants who plan to arrive Vietnam by air from Bulgaria. 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.


Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in BGN)

Visa Type 3 Working Days 1 Working Day
1 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 21.5 BGN 42.9 BGN
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 25.0 BGN 46.5 BGN
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 35.8 BGN 57.2 BGN
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 44.7 BGN 66.1 BGN
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 160.9 BGN 194.9 BGN
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 169.8 BGN 203.8 BGN
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 196.6 BGN 248.5 BGN
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 223.5 BGN 275.3 BGN

*Above price does NOT include stamping fee at Vietnam airport which is 25 USD for single entry (1 month/3 month) and 50 USD multiple entry (1 month/3 month). The price is quoted in Lev, click here to see our latest price in USD.

2024 Public Holiday Schedules in Bulgaria

To observe the public holidays of Vietnam and Bulgaria, the embassy/consulate offices may close on the following holidays of 2024.

Holidays Date Day Counting down
Liberation Day 03 March 2024Sunday1 days, 7 hours
Liberation Day 04 March 2024Monday2 days, 7 hours
March Equinox 20 March 2024Wednesday18 days, 7 hours
Daylight Saving Time starts 31 March 2024Sunday29 days, 7 hours
Hung Kings Festival 18 April 2024Thursday47 days
Liberation Day/Reunification Day 30 April 2024Tuesday59 days
International Labor Day 01 May 2024Wednesday60 days
Labor Day 01 May 2024Wednesday60 days
Good Friday 03 May 2024Friday62 days
Holy Saturday 04 May 2024Saturday63 days

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