How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Dikwella


Embassy of Vietnam in Dikwella

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Dikwella, Sri Lanka. Travellers from Dikwella can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Colombo for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Colombo (139.2 km)
Address No. 30/5, Ward Place, Colombo 7, Sri Lanka
Phone +94 11 2696 050
Distance 139.2km (86.5mi)
Travel Time
  • Taxi to Koggala, fly to Diyawanna Oya total time 1h 36m
  • Fly Dickwella to Colombo total time 2h 11m
  • Taxi to Koggala, fly to Colombo total time 2h 42m
  • Taxi to Hambantota, fly to Colombo total time 3h 44m
  • Fly Dickwella to Koggala, train total time 5h 0m
  • Train total time 3h 1m
  • Drive total time 2h 16m
Current time in Dikwella Monday Jun 05, 2023 11:27 AM

How to get from Dikwella to the embassy in Colombo

How to apply

Sri Lankan nationals and foreign visitors living in Dikwella, Sri Lanka can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Colombo 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 Dikwella, 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 Dikwella to Vietnam (Average flight time between Dikwella and Vietnam is about 5 hours, 18 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.