Please note that this is a Non-official site which is operated by a private travel agency providing the approval letter service for visa on arrival. If you wish to apply for a visa before you go, please contact the embassy directly for assistance.
How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Latvia
|Available Visas||Visa Requirements||Visa Information||Get This Visa|
|Business||Visa required||For business travelers holding Latvian passports who visit Vietnam for signing contacts, attending conferences or other business activities.||Get it as soon as 14:00 - January 23, 2019|
|Tourist||Visa required||For Latvian passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes.||Get it as soon as 10:30 - January 21, 2019|
|Work||Visa required||For Latvian nationals who intend to work in Vietnam.|
|Student||Visa required||For students from Latvia who plan to study in Vietnam.|
Embassies and Consulates of Vietnam in Latvia
There is no embassy of Vietnam in Riga, Latvia at the moment.
Please find the information below for the nearest embassy of Vietnam.
Embassy of Vietnam in Helsinki Finland
(It is a 363.8 km distance from Riga with 0h hours, 36 minutes flight)
Kulosaarentie 12, 00570 Helsinki, Finland
+358 9 622 99 011
To call the embassy from Latvia, please dial +358
Monday to Friday : 09h00- 12h00 in the morning and 14h00- 17h00 in the afternoon (Close now)
Time Right Now
Riga: 07:32 AM, Sunday 20 January 2019
Helsinki: 07:32 AM, Sunday 20 January 2019
Time Difference: None
How to apply
Latvian passport holders or foreign passports living in Latvia can choose between 02 available methods below to apply for a visa to Vietnam.
To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Latvia, 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
Visa on arrival is an alternative way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for applicants who plan to arrive Vietnam by air from Latvia. The process involves 4 simple steps:
- Submit an online form for the approval letter.
- Receive the approval letter by Email in 2 working days.
- Prepare photos, entry/exit form, stamping fee and the approval letter
- Arrive at Vietnam airport, present all documents above to get the visa stamped on passport.
Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in LVL)
|Visa Type||3 Working Days||1 Working Day|
|1 Month Single Entry (Tourist)||12 LVL||24 LVL|
|1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist)||14 LVL||26 LVL|
|3 Month Single Entry (Tourist)||20 LVL||32 LVL|
|3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist)||25 LVL||37 LVL|
|1 Month Single Entry (Business)||70 LVL||99 LVL|
|1 Month Multiple Entry (Business)||75 LVL||104 LVL|
|3 Month Single Entry (Business)||85 LVL||114 LVL|
|3 Month Multiple Entry (Business)||95 LVL||124 LVL|
*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 Lat, click here to see our latest price in USD.
2019 Public Holiday Schedules in Latvia
To observe the public holidays of Vietnam and Latvia, the embassy/consulate offices may close on the following holidays of 2018/2019.
|Tet Eve||04 February 2019||Monday||14 days, 11 hours|
|Tet Nguyen Dan||05 February 2019||Tuesday||15 days, 11 hours|
|Tet Holiday||06 February 2019||Wednesday||16 days, 11 hours|
|Tet Holiday||07 February 2019||Thursday||17 days, 11 hours|
|Tet Holiday||08 February 2019||Friday||18 days, 11 hours|
|Hung Kings' Temple Festival||15 April 2019||Monday||84 days|
|Good Friday||19 April 2019||Friday||88 days|
|Second Easter Day||22 April 2019||Monday||91 days|
|Reunification Day Holiday||29 April 2019||Monday||98 days|
|Reunification Day||30 April 2019||Tuesday||99 days|