How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Koggala


Embassy of Vietnam in Koggala

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Colombo (115.8 km)
Address No. 30/5, Ward Place, Colombo 7, Sri Lanka
Phone +94 11 2696 050
Distance 115.8km (71.9mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly to Diyawanna Oya total time 0h 40m
  • Fly to Colombo total time 1h 46m
  • Train total time 3h 11m
  • Drive total time 1h 43m
Current time in Koggala Tuesday Nov 29, 2022 05:46 AM

How to get from Koggala to the embassy in Colombo

How to apply

Sri Lankan nationals and foreign visitors living in Koggala, 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 Koggala, 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 Koggala to Vietnam (Average flight time between Koggala and Vietnam is about 5 hours, 21 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.