How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Xieng Khouang


Embassy of Vietnam in Xieng Khouang

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Xieng Khouang, Laos. Travellers from Xieng Khouang can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Luang Prabang for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Luang Prabang (144.3 km)
Address No. 15/II, Wat That Village, Phothisalath Road Luang Prabang Laos
Phone +856 71 254 748
Distance 144.3km (89.7mi)
Travel Time
  • Drive total time 4h 17m
Current time in Xieng Khouang Sunday Jul 03, 2022 21:36 PM

How to get from Xieng Khouang to the embassy in Luang Prabang

How to apply

Lao nationals and foreign visitors living in Xieng Khouang, Laos can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Luang Prabang 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 Xieng Khouang, 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 Xieng Khouang to Vietnam (Average flight time between Xieng Khouang and Vietnam is about 0h hours, 31 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.