How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Surat Thani


Embassy of Vietnam in Surat Thani

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Bangkok (529.6 km)
Address 83/1 Wireless Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330 Thailand
Phone +66 2 251 7202
Distance 529.6km (329.1mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly Surat Thani to Don Muang total time 3h 38m
  • Fly Surat Thani to Suvarnabhumi total time 3h 24m
  • Minivan to Krabi, fly to Don Muang total time 6h 38m
  • Train total time 10h 19m
  • Drive total time 9h 14m
Current time in Surat Thani Sunday Apr 02, 2023 06:55 AM

How to get from Surat Thani to the embassy in Bangkok

How to apply

Thai nationals and foreign visitors living in Surat Thani, 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 Surat Thani, 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 Surat Thani to Vietnam (Average flight time between Surat Thani and Vietnam is about 2 hours, 29 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.