How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Chiasso


Embassy of Vietnam in Chiasso

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Bern (174.6 km)
Address Schlosslistrasse 26, 3008 Berne, Switzerland
Phone +41 31 3887 878, +41 31 3887 882
Distance 174.6km (108.5mi)
Travel Time
  • Train Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) total time 4h 27m
  • Train Trenitalia Eurocity total time 4h 49m
  • Train via Luzern total time 4h 56m
  • Drive total time 3h 14m
  • Fly Milan Malpensa to Zurich, train total time 4h 7m
  • Fly Lugano to Zurich, train total time 4h 21m
  • Train to Milan Linate, fly to Geneva, train total time 5h 57m
Current time in Chiasso Sunday Apr 02, 2023 02:08 AM

How to get from Chiasso to the embassy in Bern

How to apply

Swiss nationals and foreign visitors living in Chiasso, 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 Chiasso, 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 Chiasso to Vietnam (Average flight time between Chiasso and Vietnam is about 14 hours, 46 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.