How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Bishkek


Embassy of Vietnam in Bishkek

There currently is NO embassy or consulate of Vietnam in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Visitors from Bishkek can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Tashkent, Uzbekistan for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Tashkent (470.5 km)
Address 100 Sharaf Rashidov Avenue, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Phone +998 71 234 0393(Dial +998 when calling from Bishkek)
Distance 470.5km (292.4mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly from Manas total time 4h 44m
  • Bus to Almaty, fly total time 9h 20m
  • Train total time 25h 23m
  • Drive total time 8h 42m
Current time in Bishkek Monday Jun 27, 2022 23:30 PM ( 1.0 hour ahead of Tashkent, Uzbekistan)

How to get from Bishkek to the embassy in Tashkent

How to apply

Kyrgyz nationals and foreign visitors living in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Tashkent 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 Bishkek, 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 applicants who plan to arrive Vietnam by Air from Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan (Average flight time between Bishkek and Vietnam is 6 hours, 18 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.

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