How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Lausanne


Embassy of Vietnam in Lausanne

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Bern (74.1 km)
Address Schlosslistrasse 26, 3008 Berne, Switzerland
Phone +41 31 3887 878, +41 31 3887 882
Distance 74.1km (46.0mi)
Travel Time
  • Train total time 1h 6m
  • Drive total time 1h 9m
Current time in Lausanne Friday Jun 09, 2023 03:29 AM

How to get from Lausanne to the embassy in Bern

How to apply

Swiss nationals and foreign visitors living in Lausanne, 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 Lausanne, 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 Lausanne to Vietnam (Average flight time between Lausanne and Vietnam is about 15 hours, 1 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.