How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Samoa
|Available Visas||Visa Requirements||Visa Information||Get This Visa|
|Business||Visa required||For business travelers holding Samoan passports who visit Vietnam for signing contacts, attending conferences or other business activities.||Get it as soon as 18:00 - October 04, 2022|
|Tourist||Visa required||For Samoan passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes.||Get it as soon as 11:40 - September 29, 2022|
|Work||Visa required||For Samoan nationals who intend to work in Vietnam.|
|Student||Visa required||For students from Samoa who plan to study in Vietnam.|
Embassies and Consulates of Vietnam in Samoa
There is no embassy of Vietnam in Apia, Samoa at the moment.
Please find the information below for the nearest embassy of Vietnam.
Embassy of Vietnam in Wellington, NZ
(It is a 3318.8 km distance from Apia with 5 hours, 31 minutes flight)
Grand Plimmer Tower Level 21/2-6 Gilmer Terrace, Wellington, Lambton 6011, New Zealand
+64 4 473 5912
To call the embassy from Samoa, please dial +64
Monday - Friday 9:00am-12:00 AM and 2:00pm -5:00pm (Open now)
Time Right Now
Apia: 15:40 PM, Thursday 29 September 2022
Wellington: 15:40 PM, Thursday 29 September 2022
Time Difference: Wellington 24.0 hours ahead Apia
How to apply
Samoan passport holders or foreign passports living in Samoa 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 Samoa, 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 Samoa. 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 WST)
|Visa Type||3 Working Days||1 Working Day|
|1 Month Single Entry (Tourist)||31.3 WST||62.5 WST|
|1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist)||36.5 WST||67.7 WST|
|3 Month Single Entry (Tourist)||52.1 WST||83.4 WST|
|3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist)||65.1 WST||96.4 WST|
|1 Month Single Entry (Business)||234.5 WST||284.0 WST|
|1 Month Multiple Entry (Business)||247.5 WST||297.0 WST|
|3 Month Single Entry (Business)||286.6 WST||362.2 WST|
|3 Month Multiple Entry (Business)||325.7 WST||401.3 WST|
*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 Tala, click here to see our latest price in USD.
2022 Public Holiday Schedules in Samoa
To observe the public holidays of Vietnam and Samoa, the embassy/consulate offices may close on the following holidays of 2022.
|Hawke's Bay Anniversary Day||21 October 2022||Friday||21 days, 14 hours|
|Labour Day||24 October 2022||Monday||24 days, 14 hours|
|Halloween||31 October 2022||Monday||31 days|
|Marlborough Anniversary Day||31 October 2022||Monday||31 days|
|Guy Fawkes Night||05 November 2022||Saturday||36 days|
|Canterbury Anniversary Day||11 November 2022||Friday||42 days|
|Chatham Islands Anniversary Day||28 November 2022||Monday||59 days|
|Westland Anniversary Day||28 November 2022||Monday||59 days|
|December Solstice||22 December 2022||Thursday||83 days|
|Christmas Eve||24 December 2022||Saturday||85 days|