How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Saudi Arabia

Available Visas Visa Requirements Visa Information Get This Visa
Business Visa required For business travelers holding Saudi Arabians passports who visit Vietnam for signing contacts, attending conferences or other business activities. Get it as soon as 18:00 - June 08, 2023
Tourist Visa required For Saudi Arabians passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 10:00 - June 06, 2023
Work Visa required For Saudi Arabians nationals who intend to work in Vietnam.
Student Visa required For students from Saudi Arabia who plan to study in Vietnam.

Embassies and Consulates of Vietnam in Saudi Arabia


As-Safah, Ar Rayyan, Riyadh 14211, Saudi Arabia

+966 1454 7887

+966 1456 9756

Office hours
Sun - Thu: 9:00h - 14:00h (Close now)

Time Right Now
Riyadh: Monday Jun 05, 2023 19:09 PM (Asia/Riyadh)


Embassy of Vietnam in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

How to apply

Saudi Arabians passport holders or foreign passports living in Saudi Arabia can choose between 02 available methods below to apply for a visa to Vietnam.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Saudi Arabia, 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 applicants who plan to arrive Vietnam by air from Saudi Arabia. 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.

Tips: None

Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in SAR)

Visa Type 3 Working Days 1 Working Day
1 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 45.0 SAR 90.1 SAR
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 52.5 SAR 97.6 SAR
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 75.1 SAR 120.1 SAR
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 93.8 SAR 138.9 SAR
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 337.7 SAR 409.0 SAR
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 356.5 SAR 427.8 SAR
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 412.8 SAR 521.6 SAR
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 469.1 SAR 577.9 SAR

*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 Riyal, click here to see our latest price in USD.

2023 Public Holiday Schedules in Saudi Arabia

To observe the public holidays of Vietnam and Saudi Arabia, the embassy/consulate offices may close on the following holidays of 2023.

Holidays Date Day Counting down
June Solstice 21 June 2023Wednesday15 days, 0 hours
Arafat Day 28 June 2023Wednesday22 days, 0 hours
Eid al-Adha 29 June 2023Thursday23 days, 0 hours
Eid al-Adha Holiday 30 June 2023Friday24 days, 0 hours
Eid al-Adha Holiday 01 July 2023Saturday25 days, 0 hours
Muharram (Muslim New Year) 19 July 2023Wednesday43 days
September Equinox 23 September 2023Saturday109 days
Saudi National Day 24 September 2023Sunday110 days
December Solstice 22 December 2023Friday199 days
Ramadan begins 11 March 2024Monday279 days