How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Maldives
|Available Visas||Visa Requirements||Visa Information||Get This Visa|
|Business||Visa required||For business travelers holding Maldivesese passports who visit Vietnam for signing contacts, attending conferences or other business activities.||Get it as soon as 14:00 - February 14, 2019|
|Tourist||Visa required||For Maldivesese passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes.||Get it as soon as 10:30 - February 12, 2019|
|Work||Visa required||For Maldivesese nationals who intend to work in Vietnam.|
|Student||Visa required||For students from Maldives who plan to study in Vietnam.|
Embassies and Consulates of Vietnam in Maldives
There is no embassy of Vietnam in Male, Maldives at the moment.
Please find the information below for the nearest embassy of Vietnam.
Embassy of Vietnam in Colombo, Sri Lanka
(It is a 766.8 km distance from Male with 1 hours, 16 minutes flight)
No. 30/5, Ward Place, Colombo 7, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2696 050
To call the embassy from Maldives, please dial +94
Mon - Fri 09.00 am - 12.00 pm; 02.00 pm - 05.00 pm (Open now)
Time Right Now
Male: 15:28 PM, Thursday 21 March 2019
Colombo: 15:58 PM, Thursday 21 March 2019
Time Difference: Colombo 0.5 hour ahead Male
How to apply
Maldivesese passport holders or foreign passports living in Maldives 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 Maldives, 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 Maldives. 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 MVR)
|Visa Type||3 Working Days||1 Working Day|
|1 Month Single Entry (Tourist)||185.4 MVR||370.8 MVR|
|1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist)||216.3 MVR||401.7 MVR|
|3 Month Single Entry (Tourist)||309.0 MVR||494.4 MVR|
|3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist)||386.3 MVR||571.7 MVR|
|1 Month Single Entry (Business)||1390.5 MVR||1684.1 MVR|
|1 Month Multiple Entry (Business)||1467.8 MVR||1761.3 MVR|
|3 Month Single Entry (Business)||1699.5 MVR||2147.6 MVR|
|3 Month Multiple Entry (Business)||1931.3 MVR||2379.3 MVR|
*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 Rufiyaa, click here to see our latest price in USD.
2019 Public Holiday Schedules in Maldives
To observe the public holidays of Vietnam and Maldives, the embassy/consulate offices may close on the following holidays of 2018/2019.
|Hung Kings' Temple Festival||15 April 2019||Monday||24 days, 6 hours|
|Reunification Day Holiday||29 April 2019||Monday||38 days|
|Reunification Day||30 April 2019||Tuesday||39 days|
|International Labor Day||01 May 2019||Wednesday||40 days|
|National Day||02 September 2019||Monday||164 days|
|New Year's Day||01 January 2020||Wednesday||285 days|
|Tet Eve||24 January 2020||Friday||308 days|
|Tet Nguyen Dan||25 January 2020||Saturday||309 days|
|Tet Holiday||26 January 2020||Sunday||310 days|
|Tet Holiday||27 January 2020||Monday||311 days|