How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Cardiff


Embassy of Vietnam in Cardiff

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Cardiff, United Kingdom. Travellers from Cardiff can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in London for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in London (212.6 km)
Address Victoria Road 12-14, London W8-5rd, UK
Phone +44 20 7937 1912
Distance 212.6km (132.1mi)
Travel Time
  • Train total time 1h 59m
  • Train via Reading total time 3h 11m
  • Drive total time 2h 38m
Current time in Cardiff Sunday Mar 26, 2023 15:36 PM

How to get from Cardiff to the embassy in London

How to apply

British nationals and foreign visitors living in Cardiff, United Kingdom can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in London 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 Cardiff, 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 Cardiff to Vietnam (Average flight time between Cardiff and Vietnam is about 15 hours, 44 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.