How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Saravan


Embassy of Vietnam in Saravan

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Saravan, Laos. Travellers from Saravan can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Pakse for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Pakse (93.3 km)
Address No.21 Rd, Pakxé, Laos
Phone + 856 3121 4199 or +856 3125 2947
Distance 93.3km (58.0mi)
Travel Time
  • Drive total time 1h 48m
Current time in Saravan Wednesday Aug 10, 2022 11:36 AM

How to get from Saravan to the embassy in Pakse

How to apply

Lao nationals and foreign visitors living in Saravan, Laos can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Pakse 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 Saravan, 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 Saravan to Vietnam (Average flight time between Saravan and Vietnam is about 0h hours, 59 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.