Please note that this is a Non-official site which is operated by a private travel agency providing the approval letter service for visa on arrival. If you wish to apply for a visa before you go, please contact the embassy directly for assistance.

How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Canada

Available Visas Visa Requirements Visa Information Get This Visa
Business Visa required For business travelers holding Canadian passports who visit Vietnam for signing contacts, attending conferences or other business activities. Get it as soon as 14:00 - January 23, 2019
Tourist Visa required For Canadian passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 10:30 - January 21, 2019
Work Visa required For Canadian nationals who intend to work in Vietnam.
Student Visa required For students from Canada who plan to study in Vietnam.

Embassies and Consulates of Vietnam in Canada

Ottawa

Address
470 Wilbrod Street, Ottawa, ON K1N 6M8, Canada

Phone
+1 613 236 0772

Fax
+1 613 236 2704

Office hours
Office hours: Monday to Friday 9.30 a.m - 11.30 a.m 13.30 p.m - 16.00 p.m (Close now)

Time Right Now
Ottawa: Sunday Jan 20, 2019 00:22 AM (America/Montreal)

Email
vietem@istar.ca

Embassy of Vietnam in Canada
Vancouver

Address
605 Robson St #800, Vancouver, BC V6B 5J3, Canada

Phone
+1 604 629 0189

Fax
+1 604 681 2906

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

Time Right Now
Vancouver: Saturday Jan 19, 2019 21:22 PM (America/Vancouver)

Email
consul.vancouver@mofa.gov.vn, consul.vancouver@gmail.com

Consulate General of Vietnam in Vancouver, Canada

How to apply

Canadian passport holders or foreign passports living in Canada 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 Canada, 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 Canada. 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.

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Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in CAD)

Visa Type 3 Working Days 1 Working Day
1 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 16.2 CAD 32.4 CAD
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 18.9 CAD 35.1 CAD
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 27.0 CAD 43.2 CAD
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 33.8 CAD 50.0 CAD
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 94.5 CAD 133.7 CAD
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 101.3 CAD 140.4 CAD
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 114.8 CAD 153.9 CAD
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 128.3 CAD 167.4 CAD

*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 Canadian Dollar, click here to see our latest price in USD.


2019 Public Holiday Schedules in Canada

To observe the public holidays of Vietnam and Canada, the embassy/consulate offices may close on the following holidays of 2018/2019.

Holidays Date Day Counting down
Tet Eve 04 February 2019Monday14 days, 11 hours
Tet Nguyen Dan 05 February 2019Tuesday15 days, 11 hours
Tet Holiday 06 February 2019Wednesday16 days, 11 hours
Tet Holiday 07 February 2019Thursday17 days, 11 hours
Tet Holiday 08 February 2019Friday18 days, 11 hours
Family Day 18 February 2019Monday28 days, 11 hours
Louis Riel Day 18 February 2019Monday28 days, 11 hours
Nova Scotia Heritage Day 18 February 2019Monday28 days, 11 hours
Hung Kings' Temple Festival 15 April 2019Monday84 days
Good Friday 19 April 2019Friday88 days

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