How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Sokcho


Embassy of Vietnam in Sokcho

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Seoul (157.1 km)
Address 123 Bukchon-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea 110-230
Phone +82 2 7205 124 or +82 2 7252 487
Distance 157.1km (97.6mi)
Travel Time
  • Drive total time 2h 11m
Current time in Sokcho Wednesday Dec 08, 2021 04:14 AM

How to get from Sokcho to the embassy in Seoul

How to apply

Korean nationals and foreign visitors living in Sokcho, 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 Sokcho, 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 Sokcho to Vietnam (Average flight time between Sokcho and Vietnam is about 4 hours, 49 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.