Vietnam Embassy in Cairo - Visa Information & how to apply


Embassy of Vietnam in Cairo - Egypt

Address: Villa 47, Ahmed Heshmat street, Zamalek - Cairo, Egypt
Phone: +202 2736 4326 and +202 2736 4327
Fax: +202 2736 6091
Office hours: Monday - Friday: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm
Vietnam Embassy in Cairo

How to apply

Travellers from Cairo, Egypt can apply for a visa for Vietnam in person at the embassy of Vietnam in Cairo or apply for a pre-approved visa letter online to pick up the visa on arrival.

E-visa application

To apply for an e-visa online from Cairo, please follow these steps:

  1. Access our online e-visa application form.
  2. Upload .jpg images of your Egyptian passport data page and a 4x6cm photo.
  3. Make the payment for the e-Visa fee (47 USD ~ 1453 EGP)
  4. Wait 5-7 working days. The earliest possible would be 13:30 PM, local Cairo time on 12 March 2024.
  5. Receive evisa by email or download it on our status page.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Cairo, Egypt, 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 easy and convenient way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for Egyptian applicants or foreign travellers residing in Cairo who plan to arrive in Vietnam by air from Cairo, Egypt. 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.

Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in EGP)

Visa Type 3 Working Days 1 Working Day
1 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 370.9 EGP 741.8 EGP
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 432.7 EGP 803.6 EGP
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 618.2 EGP 989.1 EGP
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 772.7 EGP 1143.6 EGP
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 2781.8 EGP 3369.0 EGP
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 2936.3 EGP 3523.6 EGP
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 3399.9 EGP 4296.3 EGP
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 3863.6 EGP 4759.9 EGP

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

Other locations in Egypt

Frequently asked questions, answered

1 - How do I make a visa appointment at the Vietnamese embassy/consulate in Cairo?

To contact the embassy for visa appointment or application in Cairo, please call: +202 2736 4326 and +202 2736 4327. In most cases, a visa appointment is not required, you can visit the embassy in person to obtain the visa.

2 - What time does the embassy open?

The working hours of the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Cairo are from Monday - Friday: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm.

3 - How long does it take to get a visa in Cairo?

An application for a tourist visa in Cairo may usually take 3-5 working days. However, processing time may vary on a case-by-case basis, please contact the embassy directly for assistance.

4 - How much is a tourist visa in Cairo?

Visa at embassy: please contact the embassy at +202 2736 4326 and +202 2736 4327 for more information.
E-visa: 25 USD for 1 month single entry.
Visa on arrival stamping fee: 25 USD for single entry and 50 USD for multiple entry.

5 - Is it possible to renew my passport in Cairo?

Yes, that is possible. The process may take 7-10 working days.