How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Upington


Embassy of Vietnam in Upington

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Upington, South Africa. Travellers from Upington can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Pretoria for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Pretoria (750.8 km)
Address 87 Brooks St, Brooklyn, Pretoria, 0011, South Africa
Phone +27 12 362 8119 or +27 12 362 8118
Distance 750.8km (466.6mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly to Johannesburg total time 2h 49m
  • Fly to Lanseria total time 6h 52m
  • Bus, train total time 11h 49m
  • Drive total time 11h 25m
Current time in Upington Sunday Jul 05, 2020 19:24 PM

How to get from Upington to the embassy in Pretoria

How to apply

South African nationals and foreign visitors living in Upington, South Africa can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Pretoria 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 Upington, 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 Upington to Vietnam (Average flight time between Upington and Vietnam is about 17 hours, 39 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.