How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Parakai


Embassy of Vietnam in Parakai

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Parakai, New Zealand. Travellers from Parakai can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Wellington for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Wellington (516.2 km)
Address Grand Plimmer Tower Level 21/2-6 Gilmer Terrace, Wellington, Lambton 6011, New Zealand
Phone +64 4 473 5912
Distance 516.2km (320.8mi)
Travel Time
  • Bus, line 120 bus, fly total time 5h 8m
  • Train total time 11h 19m
  • Drive total time 8h 22m
Current time in Parakai Saturday Apr 01, 2023 13:34 PM

How to get from Parakai to the embassy in Wellington

How to apply

New Zealander nationals and foreign visitors living in Parakai, New Zealand can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Wellington 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 Parakai, 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 Parakai to Vietnam (Average flight time between Parakai and Vietnam is about 16 hours, 1 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.