Vietnam Embassy in United Kingdom - Visa Information & How to Apply
|Available Visas||Visa Requirements||Visa Information||Get This Visa|
|Business||Visa required||For business travelers holding UK (British) passports who visit Vietnam for signing contacts, attending conferences or other business activities.||Get it as soon as|
|Tourist||Not required 15 days||For UK (British) passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes.||Get it as soon as 11:30 - Friday - 08 December, 2023 ( 9 days 15 hours from now)|
|Work||Visa required||For UK (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
Victoria Road 12-14, London W8-5rd, UK
+44 20 7937 1912
+44 20 7937 6108 or +44 20 7565 3853
Mon-Fri, except public holidays Consular section: 9.30 AM - 12.30 PM (Visas, passports, legalization) Chancery: 9.00 AM - 5.00 PM (Close now)
Time Right Now
London: Tuesday Nov 28, 2023 20:25 PM (Europe/London)
How to apply
UK (British) passport holders or foreign passports living in United Kingdom can choose between 03 available methods below to apply for a visa to Vietnam.
To apply for an e-visa online from United Kingdom, please follow these steps:
- Access our online e-visa application form.
- Upload .jpg images of your UK (British) passport data page and a 4x6cm photo.
- Make the payment for the e-Visa fee (47 USD ~ 37 GBP)
- Wait 5-7 working days. The earliest possible would be 11:30 AM, local London time on 08 December 2023.
- Receive evisa by email or download it on our status page.
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
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:
- Submit an online form for the approval letter.
- Receive the approval letter by Email in 2 working days.
- Prepare photos, entry/exit form, stamping fee and the approval letter
- Arrive at Vietnam airport, present all documents above to get the visa stamped on passport.
Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in GBP)
|Visa Type||3 Working Days||1 Working Day|
|1 Month Single Entry (Tourist)||9.4 GBP||18.7 GBP|
|1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist)||10.9 GBP||20.3 GBP|
|3 Month Single Entry (Tourist)||15.6 GBP||25.0 GBP|
|3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist)||19.5 GBP||28.9 GBP|
|1 Month Single Entry (Business)||70.3 GBP||85.1 GBP|
|1 Month Multiple Entry (Business)||74.2 GBP||89.1 GBP|
|3 Month Single Entry (Business)||85.9 GBP||108.6 GBP|
|3 Month Multiple Entry (Business)||97.6 GBP||120.3 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.
2023 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 2023.
|St Andrew's Day||30 November 2023||Thursday||0 days, 20 hours|
|First Sunday of Advent||03 December 2023||Sunday||3 days, 20 hours|
|First Day of Hanukkah||08 December 2023||Friday||8 days, 20 hours|
|Feast of the Immaculate Conception||08 December 2023||Friday||8 days, 20 hours|
|Last day of Hanukkah||15 December 2023||Friday||15 days, 20 hours|
|December Solstice||22 December 2023||Friday||22 days, 20 hours|
|Christmas Eve||24 December 2023||Sunday||24 days, 20 hours|
|Christmas Day||25 December 2023||Monday||25 days, 20 hours|
|Boxing Day||26 December 2023||Tuesday||26 days, 20 hours|
|New Year's Eve||31 December 2023||Sunday||31 days|
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