How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Essen


Embassy of Vietnam in Essen

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Essen, Germany. Travellers from Essen can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Frankfurt for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Frankfurt (190.8 km)
Address Kennedyallee 49, 60596 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Phone +49 69 7953 3650
Distance 190.8km (118.5mi)
Travel Time
  • Train total time 1h 54m
  • Train via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf total time 2h 15m
  • Drive total time 2h 22m
  • Train to Dusseldorf, fly total time 3h 12m
  • Train to Muenster, fly total time 3h 53m
Current time in Essen Friday Apr 03, 2020 13:51 PM

How to get from Essen to the embassy in Frankfurt

How to apply

Germans nationals and foreign visitors living in Essen, Germany can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Frankfurt 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 Essen, 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 Essen to Vietnam (Average flight time between Essen and Vietnam is about 14 hours, 39 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.