How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Halifax


Embassy of Vietnam in Halifax

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Halifax, Canada. Travellers from Halifax can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Ottawa for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Ottawa (952.1 km)
Address 470 Wilbrod Street, Ottawa, ON K1N 6M8, Canada
Phone +1 613 236 0772
Distance 952.1km (591.6mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly total time 4h 1m
  • Train total time 25h 14m
  • Drive total time 15h 26m
Current time in Halifax Tuesday Sep 28, 2021 19:25 PM

How to get from Halifax to the embassy in Ottawa

How to apply

Canadian nationals and foreign visitors living in Halifax, Canada can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Ottawa 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 Halifax, 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 Halifax to Vietnam (Average flight time between Halifax and Vietnam is about 21 hours, 5 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.