How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Bulgaria

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 18:00 - June 14, 2023
Tourist Visa required For Bulgarian passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 10:00 - June 12, 2023
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 (Close now)

Time Right Now
Sofia: Saturday Jun 10, 2023 02:46 AM (Europe/Sofia)


Embassy of Vietnam in Sofia, Bulgaria

How to apply

Bulgarian passport holders or foreign passports living in Bulgaria can choose between 02 available methods below to apply for a visa to Vietnam.

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) 20.5 BGN 41.0 BGN
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 23.9 BGN 44.4 BGN
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 34.1 BGN 54.6 BGN
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 42.7 BGN 63.2 BGN
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 153.7 BGN 186.1 BGN
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 162.2 BGN 194.6 BGN
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 187.8 BGN 237.3 BGN
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 213.4 BGN 262.9 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.

2023 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 2023.

Holidays Date Day Counting down
June Solstice 21 June 2023Wednesday10 days, 17 hours
July Morning 01 July 2023Saturday20 days, 17 hours
Unification Day 06 September 2023Wednesday87 days
Independence Day 22 September 2023Friday103 days
September Equinox 23 September 2023Saturday104 days
Daylight Saving Time ends 29 October 2023Sunday140 days
Revival Day 01 November 2023Wednesday143 days
December Solstice 22 December 2023Friday194 days
Christmas Eve 24 December 2023Sunday196 days
Christmas Day 25 December 2023Monday197 days