How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Pondicherry


Embassy of Vietnam in Pondicherry

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Pondicherry, India. Travellers from Pondicherry can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Mumbai for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Mumbai (1090.2 km)
Address Powai Plaza, Central Ave, Hiranandani Gardens, Sainath Nagar, Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400076, India
Phone +91 22 2570 2033
Distance 1090.2km (677.4mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly total time 7h 50m
  • Train total time 32h 50m
  • Drive total time 18h 24m
Current time in Pondicherry Thursday Oct 22, 2020 17:53 PM

How to get from Pondicherry to the embassy in Mumbai

How to apply

Indian nationals and foreign visitors living in Pondicherry, India can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Mumbai 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 Pondicherry, 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 Pondicherry to Vietnam (Average flight time between Pondicherry and Vietnam is about 4 hours, 55 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.