How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Paramaribo


Embassy of Vietnam in Paramaribo

There currently is NO embassy or consulate of Vietnam in Paramaribo, Suriname. Visitors from Paramaribo can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Caracas, Venezuela for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Caracas (1388.9 km)
Address 6ta Avenida entre 8va y 9na Transversal, Quinta El Cigarral, Altamira, Chacao 1060-025 D.F, Caracas, Venezuela
Phone +58 212 6357 402(Dial +58 when calling from Paramaribo)
Distance 1388.9km (863.0mi)
Travel Time
  • Drive, fly to Caracas total time 6h 16m
  • Drive, fly to Puerto Cabello, bus total time 36h 53m
Current time in Paramaribo Thursday Dec 08, 2022 16:30 PM ( 1.5 hours ahead of Caracas, Venezuela)

How to get from Paramaribo to the embassy in Caracas

How to apply

Surinamese nationals and foreign visitors living in Paramaribo, Suriname can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Caracas 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 Paramaribo, 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 applicants who plan to arrive Vietnam by Air from Paramaribo, Suriname (Average flight time between Paramaribo and Vietnam is 27 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.

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