How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Busan


Embassy of Vietnam in Busan

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Busan, South Korea. Travellers from Busan can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Seoul for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Seoul (326.6 km)
Address 123 Bukchon-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea 110-230
Phone +82 2 7205 124 or +82 2 7252 487
Distance 326.6km (202.9mi)
Travel Time
  • Train total time 2h 44m
  • Train, subway total time 3h 26m
  • Drive total time 4h 20m
  • Fly Gimhae to Seoul Gimpo total time 2h 27m
  • Fly Gimhae to Incheon, train total time 3h 12m
  • Train to Ulsan, fly to Seoul Gimpo total time 3h 48m
  • Train to Daegu, fly to Incheon, train total time 4h 5m
Current time in Busan Tuesday Nov 29, 2022 09:50 AM

How to get from Busan to the embassy in Seoul

How to apply

Korean nationals and foreign visitors living in Busan, South Korea can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Seoul 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 Busan, 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 Busan to Vietnam (Average flight time between Busan and Vietnam is about 4 hours, 35 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.