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 Colombia

Available Visas Visa Requirements Visa Information Get This Visa
Business Visa required For business travelers holding Colombian 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 Colombian passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 10:30 - January 21, 2019
Work Visa required For Colombian nationals who intend to work in Vietnam.
Student Visa required For students from Colombia who plan to study in Vietnam.

Embassies and Consulates of Vietnam in Colombia

There is no embassy of Vietnam in Bogota, Colombia at the moment.
Please find the information below for the nearest embassy of Vietnam.

Nearest Embassy
Embassy of Vietnam in Panama
(It is a 822.2 km distance from Bogota with 1 hours, 22 minutes flight)
Local 3, Piso 10, Edificio Banco Atlantico, Calle 50 y 53, Panama

+507 6990 3656
To call the embassy from Colombia, please dial +507

Office hours
Monday - Friday: 8:30 A.M – 12:00 P.M ; 1:30 P.M – 5:00 P.M (Close now)

Time Right Now
Bogota: 00:26 AM, Sunday 20 January 2019
Panama City: 00:26 AM, Sunday 20 January 2019
Time Difference: None

Embassy of Vietnam in Panama

How to apply

Colombian passport holders or foreign passports living in Colombia 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 Colombia, 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 Colombia. 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.

Tips: None

Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in COP)

Visa Type 3 Working Days 1 Working Day
1 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 38672.5 COP 77345.0 COP
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 45117.9 COP 83790.4 COP
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 64454.2 COP 103126.7 COP
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 80567.7 COP 119240.2 COP
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 225589.6 COP 319048.1 COP
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 241703.1 COP 335161.7 COP
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 273930.2 COP 367388.7 COP
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 306157.3 COP 399615.8 COP

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

2019 Public Holiday Schedules in Colombia

To observe the public holidays of Vietnam and Colombia, 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
Carnival 04 March 2019Monday42 days
Mardi Gras 05 March 2019Tuesday43 days
Ash Wednesday 06 March 2019Wednesday44 days
Hung Kings' Temple Festival 15 April 2019Monday84 days
Holy Friday 19 April 2019Friday88 days