How to apply for a Vietnam visa in San Salvador


Embassy of Vietnam in San Salvador

There currently is NO embassy or consulate of Vietnam in San Salvador, El Salvador. Visitors from San Salvador can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Panama City, Panama for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Panama City (1121.6 km)
Address Local 3, Piso 10, Edificio Banco Atlantico, Calle 50 y 53, Panama
Phone +507 6990 3656(Dial +507 when calling from San Salvador)
Distance 1121.6km (696.9mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly total time 3h 46m
  • Drive total time 24h 0m
Current time in San Salvador Monday Jun 05, 2023 12:53 PM ( 1.0 hour behind of Panama City, Panama)

How to get from San Salvador to the embassy in Panama City

How to apply

Salvadorans nationals and foreign visitors living in San Salvador, El Salvador can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Panama City 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 San Salvador, 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 San Salvador, El Salvador (Average flight time between San Salvador and Vietnam is 26 hours, 22 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.

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