How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Tauranga


Embassy of Vietnam in Tauranga

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Wellington (417.4 km)
Address Grand Plimmer Tower Level 21/2-6 Gilmer Terrace, Wellington, Lambton 6011, New Zealand
Phone +64 4 473 5912
Distance 417.4km (259.4mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly from Tauranga total time 3h 12m
  • Bus to Rotorua, fly total time 4h 5m
  • Bus to Hamilton, fly total time 4h 19m
  • Bus to Taupo, fly total time 5h 27m
  • Bus, train total time 11h 12m
  • Drive total time 6h 30m
Current time in Tauranga Saturday Mar 25, 2023 21:12 PM

How to get from Tauranga to the embassy in Wellington

How to apply

New Zealander nationals and foreign visitors living in Tauranga, 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 Tauranga, 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 Tauranga to Vietnam (Average flight time between Tauranga and Vietnam is about 16 hours, 20 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.