How to apply for a Vietnam visa in United Kingdom

Available Visas Visa Requirements Visa Information Get This Visa
Business Not required For business travelers holding British passports who visit Vietnam for signing contacts, attending conferences or other business activities. Get it as soon as 14:00 - May 24, 2019
Tourist Not required 15 days For British passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 10:30 - May 23, 2019
Work Visa required For British nationals who intend to work in Vietnam.
Student Visa required For students from United Kingdom who plan to study in Vietnam.

Embassies and Consulates of Vietnam in United Kingdom

London

Address
Victoria Road 12-14, London W8-5rd, UK

Phone
+44 20 7937 1912

Fax
+44 20 7937 6108 or +44 20 7565 3853

Office hours
Mon-Fri, except public holidays Consular section: 9.30 AM - 12.30 PM (Visas, passports, legalization) Chancery: 9.00 AM - 5.00 PM (Open now)

Time Right Now
London: Wednesday May 22, 2019 10:13 AM (Europe/London)

Email
embassy@vietnamembassy.org.uk

Embassy of Vietnam in United Kingdom

How to apply

British passport holders or foreign passports living in United Kingdom can choose between 02 available methods below to apply for a visa to Vietnam.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in United Kingdom, 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 applicants who plan to arrive Vietnam by air from United Kingdom. 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.

Tips: None


Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in GBP)

Visa Type 3 Working Days 1 Working Day
1 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 9.5 GBP 18.9 GBP
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 11.1 GBP 20.5 GBP
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 15.8 GBP 25.3 GBP
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 19.7 GBP 29.2 GBP
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 71.1 GBP 86.1 GBP
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 75.0 GBP 90.0 GBP
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 86.8 GBP 109.7 GBP
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 98.7 GBP 121.6 GBP

*Above price does NOT include stamping fee at Vietnam airport which is 25 USD for single entry (1 month/3 month) and 50 USD multiple entry (1 month/3 month). The price is quoted in Pound, click here to see our latest price in USD.


2019 Public Holiday Schedules in United Kingdom

To observe the public holidays of Vietnam and United Kingdom, the embassy/consulate offices may close on the following holidays of 2018/2019.

Holidays Date Day Counting down
National Day 02 September 2019Monday102 days
New Year's Day 01 January 2020Wednesday223 days
Tet Eve 24 January 2020Friday246 days
Tet Nguyen Dan 25 January 2020Saturday247 days
Tet Holiday 26 January 2020Sunday248 days
Tet Holiday 27 January 2020Monday249 days
Tet Holiday 28 January 2020Tuesday250 days
Tet Holiday 29 January 2020Wednesday251 days
Hung Kings Temple Festival 02 April 2020Thursday315 days
Reunification Day 30 April 2020Thursday343 days

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