How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Semipalatinsk


Embassy of Vietnam in Semipalatinsk

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan. Travellers from Semipalatinsk can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Astana for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Astana (627.5 km)
Address Zhyloy St, Astana 020000, Kazakhstan
Phone +7 7172 26 61 62
Distance 627.5km (389.9mi)
Travel Time
  • Train total time 11h 47m
  • Drive total time 11h 50m
  • Train to Ust-Kamenogorsk, fly total time 9h 7m
  • Train to Pavlodar, fly total time 9h 27m
Current time in Semipalatinsk Thursday Dec 08, 2022 15:41 PM

How to get from Semipalatinsk to the embassy in Astana

How to apply

Kazakhs nationals and foreign visitors living in Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Astana 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 Semipalatinsk, 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 Semipalatinsk to Vietnam (Average flight time between Semipalatinsk and Vietnam is about 6 hours, 35 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.