How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Xian


Embassy of Vietnam in Xian

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Kunming (912.6 km)
Address No. 507, HongTa Mansion. 1 No. 155 Beijing Road, Kunming, China
Phone +86 871 3522 669
Distance 912.6km (567.1mi)
Travel Time
  • Train total time 1h 53m
  • Drive total time 2h 49m
  • Fly, line 3 subway total time 2h 27m
Current time in Xian Sunday Feb 05, 2023 19:07 PM

How to get from Xian to the embassy in Kunming

How to apply

Chinese nationals and foreign visitors living in Xian, China can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Kunming 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 Xian, 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 Xian to Vietnam (Average flight time between Xian and Vietnam is about 2 hours, 29 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.