How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Vernier


Embassy of Vietnam in Vernier

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Bern (131.0 km)
Address Schlosslistrasse 26, 3008 Berne, Switzerland
Phone +41 31 3887 878, +41 31 3887 882
Distance 131.0km (81.4mi)
Travel Time
  • Train total time 2h 15m
  • Drive total time 1h 38m
  • Fly, train total time 3h 27m
Current time in Vernier Friday Mar 24, 2023 10:51 AM

How to get from Vernier to the embassy in Bern

How to apply

Swiss nationals and foreign visitors living in Vernier, 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 Vernier, 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 Vernier to Vietnam (Average flight time between Vernier and Vietnam is about 15 hours, 6 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.