How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Sawahlunto


Embassy of Vietnam in Sawahlunto

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Sawahlunto, Indonesia. Travellers from Sawahlunto can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Jakarta for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Jakarta (910.1 km)
Address Jl. Teuku Umar No.25, RT.1/RW.1, Gondangdia, Menteng, Kota Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10350, Indonesia
Phone +62 21 3100 358
Distance 910.1km (565.5mi)
Travel Time
  • Taxi to Minangkabau, fly to Soekarno–Hatta total time 4h 10m
  • Taxi to Minangkabau, fly to Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma total time 4h 8m
  • Taxi to Sultan Syarif Kasim II, fly to Soekarno–Hatta total time 7h 15m
  • Drive, car ferry total time 19h 53m
Current time in Sawahlunto Friday Dec 03, 2021 23:17 PM

How to get from Sawahlunto to the embassy in Jakarta

How to apply

Indonesian nationals and foreign visitors living in Sawahlunto, Indonesia can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Jakarta 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 Sawahlunto, 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 Sawahlunto to Vietnam (Average flight time between Sawahlunto and Vietnam is about 4 hours, 6 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.