Vietnam Embassy in Kuwait - Visa Information & how to apply


Embassy of Vietnam in Kuwait - Kuwait

Address: 20 St, Jabriya, Kuwait
Phone: +965 2531 1450 and +965 2535 1593
Fax: +965 2535 1592
Office hours: Monday - Friday: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm
Vietnam Embassy in Kuwait

How to apply

Travellers from Kuwait, Kuwait can apply for a visa for Vietnam in person at the embassy of Vietnam in Kuwait or apply for a pre-approved visa letter online to pick up the visa on arrival.

E-visa application

To apply for an e-visa online from Kuwait, please follow these steps:

  1. Access our online e-visa application form.
  2. Upload .jpg images of your Kuwaiti passport data page and a 4x6cm photo.
  3. Make the payment for the e-Visa fee (47 USD ~ 14 KWD)
  4. Wait 5-7 working days. The earliest possible would be 14:30 PM, local Kuwait time on 12 March 2024.
  5. Receive evisa by email or download it on our status page.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Kuwait, Kuwait, 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 easy and convenient way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for Kuwaiti applicants or foreign travellers residing in Kuwait who plan to arrive in Vietnam by air from Kuwait, Kuwait. 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.

Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in KWD)

Visa Type 3 Working Days 1 Working Day
1 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 3.7 KWD 7.4 KWD
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 4.3 KWD 8.0 KWD
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 6.1 KWD 9.8 KWD
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 7.7 KWD 11.4 KWD
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 27.6 KWD 33.4 KWD
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 29.1 KWD 35.0 KWD
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 33.7 KWD 42.6 KWD
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 38.3 KWD 47.2 KWD

*Above price does NOT include stamping fee at Vietnam airport which is 25 USD for single entry (1 month/3 month) and 50 USD multiple entry (1 month/3 month). The price is quoted in Kuwaiti Dinar, click here to see our latest price in USD.

Other locations in Kuwait

Frequently asked questions, answered

1 - How do I make a visa appointment at the Vietnamese embassy/consulate in Kuwait?

To contact the embassy for visa appointment or application in Kuwait, please call: +965 2531 1450 and +965 2535 1593. In most cases, a visa appointment is not required, you can visit the embassy in person to obtain the visa.

2 - What time does the embassy open?

The working hours of the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Kuwait are from Monday - Friday: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm.

3 - How long does it take to get a visa in Kuwait?

An application for a tourist visa in Kuwait may usually take 3-5 working days. However, processing time may vary on a case-by-case basis, please contact the embassy directly for assistance.

4 - How much is a tourist visa in Kuwait?

Visa at embassy: please contact the embassy at +965 2531 1450 and +965 2535 1593 for more information.
E-visa: 25 USD for 1 month single entry.
Visa on arrival stamping fee: 25 USD for single entry and 50 USD for multiple entry.

5 - Is it possible to renew my passport in Kuwait?

Yes, that is possible. The process may take 7-10 working days.