Vietnam Embassy in Saudi Arabia - Visa Information & How to Apply

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
Tourist Visa required For Saudi Arabians passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 14:30 - Monday - 06 May, 2024 ( 12 days 2 hours from now)
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 (Open now)

Time Right Now
Riyadh: Wednesday Apr 24, 2024 12:05 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 03 available methods below to apply for a visa to Vietnam.

E-visa application

To apply for an e-visa online from Saudi Arabia, please follow these steps:

  1. Access our online e-visa application form.
  2. Upload .jpg images of your Saudi Arabians passport data page and a 4x6cm photo.
  3. Make the payment for the e-Visa fee (47 USD ~ 176 SAR)
  4. Wait 5-7 working days. The earliest possible would be 14:30 PM, local Riyadh time on 06 May 2024.
  5. Receive evisa by email or download it on our status page.

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.

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Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in SAR)

Visa Type 3 Working Days 1 Working Day
1 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 45.0 SAR 90.0 SAR
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 52.5 SAR 97.5 SAR
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 75.0 SAR 120.0 SAR
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 93.8 SAR 138.8 SAR
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 337.5 SAR 408.8 SAR
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 356.3 SAR 427.5 SAR
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 412.5 SAR 521.3 SAR
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 468.8 SAR 577.6 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.

2024 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 2024.

Holidays Date Day Counting down
Liberation Day/Reunification Day 30 April 2024Tuesday5 days, 7 hours
International Labor Day 01 May 2024Wednesday6 days, 7 hours
Arafat Day 16 June 2024Sunday52 days
Eid al-Adha 17 June 2024Monday53 days
Eid al-Adha Holiday 18 June 2024Tuesday54 days
Eid al-Adha Holiday 19 June 2024Wednesday55 days
June Solstice 20 June 2024Thursday56 days
June Solstice 21 June 2024Friday57 days
Vietnamese Family Day 28 June 2024Friday64 days
Muharram (Muslim New Year) 08 July 2024Monday74 days