How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Shillong


Embassy of Vietnam in Shillong

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in New Delhi (1491.0 km)
Address 17, Kautilya Marg, Chanakya Puri, Malcha, New Delhi, Delhi 110021, India
Phone +91 11 2687 9868 (ext.17 general; ext.38 consular)
Distance 1491.0km (926.4mi)
Travel Time
  • Bus, fly total time 6h 35m
  • Taxi, train total time 28h 43m
  • Taxi, train via Kamakhya (KYQ) total time 42h 31m
  • Drive total time 25h 44m
Current time in Shillong Monday May 29, 2023 10:41 AM

How to get from Shillong to the embassy in New Delhi

How to apply

Indian nationals and foreign visitors living in Shillong, India can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in New Delhi 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 Shillong, 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 Shillong to Vietnam (Average flight time between Shillong and Vietnam is about 2 hours, 31 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.