How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Ranong


Embassy of Vietnam in Ranong

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Ranong, Thailand. Travellers from Ranong can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Bangkok for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Bangkok (468.5 km)
Address 83/1 Wireless Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330 Thailand
Phone +66 2 251 7202
Distance 468.5km (291.1mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly total time 2h 50m
  • Taxi, train total time 9h 44m
  • Drive total time 8h 17m
Current time in Ranong Wednesday Mar 22, 2023 20:58 PM

How to get from Ranong to the embassy in Bangkok

How to apply

Thai nationals and foreign visitors living in Ranong, Thailand can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Bangkok 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 Ranong, 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 Ranong to Vietnam (Average flight time between Ranong and Vietnam is about 2 hours, 24 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.