How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Cucuta


Embassy of Vietnam in Cucuta

There currently is NO embassy or consulate of Vietnam in Cucuta, Colombia. Visitors from Cucuta can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Caracas, Venezuela for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Caracas (682.2 km)
Address 6ta Avenida entre 8va y 9na Transversal, Quinta El Cigarral, Altamira, Chacao 1060-025 D.F, Caracas, Venezuela
Phone +58 212 6357 402(Dial +58 when calling from Cucuta)
Distance 682.2km (423.9mi)
Travel Time
  • Drive to La Fria, fly total time 3h 13m
  • Drive to Santo Domingo, fly total time 3h 58m
  • Drive total time 12h 4m
Current time in Cucuta Sunday Mar 26, 2023 11:06 AM ( 0.5 hour behind of Caracas, Venezuela)

How to get from Cucuta to the embassy in Caracas

How to apply

Colombian nationals and foreign visitors living in Cucuta, Colombia can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Caracas 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 Cucuta, 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 Cucuta, Colombia (Average flight time between Cucuta and Vietnam is 28 hours, 0 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.