How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Hangzhou


Embassy of Vietnam in Hangzhou

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Hangzhou, China. Travellers from Hangzhou can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Shanghai for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Shanghai (169.9 km)
Address 3F, Huachen financial mansion. No 900, Pudong Ave, Shanghai, China
Phone +86-21-6855 5871 or +86-21-6855 5872
Distance 169.9km (105.6mi)
Travel Time
  • Train, line 10 subway total time 1h 26m
  • Drive total time 1h 51m
Current time in Hangzhou Thursday Dec 08, 2022 17:57 PM

How to get from Hangzhou to the embassy in Shanghai

How to apply

Chinese nationals and foreign visitors living in Hangzhou, China can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Shanghai 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 Hangzhou, 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 Hangzhou to Vietnam (Average flight time between Hangzhou and Vietnam is about 2 hours, 56 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.