How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Altdorf


Embassy of Vietnam in Altdorf

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Altdorf, Switzerland. Travellers from Altdorf can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Bern for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Bern (93.0 km)
Address Schlosslistrasse 26, 3008 Berne, Switzerland
Phone +41 31 3887 878, +41 31 3887 882
Distance 93.0km (57.8mi)
Travel Time
  • Bus, train Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) total time 2h 21m
  • Train total time 2h 51m
  • Bus, train BLS AG total time 3h 12m
  • Drive total time 1h 37m
Current time in Altdorf Sunday Apr 02, 2023 01:07 AM

How to get from Altdorf to the embassy in Bern

How to apply

Swiss nationals and foreign visitors living in Altdorf, Switzerland can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Bern 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 Altdorf, 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 Altdorf to Vietnam (Average flight time between Altdorf and Vietnam is about 14 hours, 45 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.