Vietnam eVisa for Australian citizens

Visa Information for travelers visiting Vietnam from Australia.

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Do Australian passport holders need a visa for Vietnam?

Yes. As of April 2024, Australian citizens must have a visa to enter Vietnam. If arriving through one of the 33 ports of entry, Australian residents may obtain an e-visa online.

Visa requirement summary:

Is a visa required for Australian citizens? Yes, Australian citizens need to apply for a Vietnam visa
Vietnamese e-visa cost: Total e visa fee is (47 USD ~ 68 AUD)
Processing time: 5-7 working days (Earliest would be 21:30 - Wednesday - 24 April, 2024 at Canberra local time)
Expedited e-visa processing time: 4-8 working hours (Earliest would be 17:00 - Monday - 15 April, 2024 at Canberra local time)
Easiest way to apply: Online application

How to apply

Australian residents are eligible for the e-visa program, here below is the step-by-step guide.

Eligible ports of entry

Travelers from Australia can use the e-visa to enter at one of the following ports of entry/exit in Vietnam:

Ports of entry/exit Distance and travel time (from Australia)
Noi Bai Int Airport (HAN) - Hanoi 7772.9 km / 4829.8 miles (12 hours, 57 minutes)
Cat Bi Int Airport (HPH) - Hai Phong 7680.7 km / 4772.5 miles (12 hours, 48 minutes)
Cam Ranh Int Airport (CXR) - Nha Trang 6735.1 km / 4185.0 miles (11 hours, 13 minutes)
Can Tho International Airport (VCA) 6804.8 km / 4228.3 miles (11 hours, 20 minutes)
Da Nang International Airport (DAD) 7161.8 km / 4450.1 miles (11 hours, 56 minutes)
Phu Bai Int Airport (HUI) 7223.6 km / 4488.5 miles (12 hours, 2 minutes)
Phu Quoc International Airport (PQC) 6933.2 km / 4308.1 miles (11 hours, 33 minutes)
Tan Son Nhat Int Airport (SGN) - Ho Chi Minh City 6802.4 km / 4226.8 miles (11 hours, 20 minutes)
Bo Y Landport 7081.9 km / 4400.5 miles (11 hours, 48 minutes)
Cha Lo Landport 7461.3 km / 4636.3 miles (12 hours, 26 minutes)
Cau Treo Landport 7562.8 km / 4699.3 miles (12 hours, 36 minutes)
Huu Nghi Landport 7785.2 km / 4837.5 miles (12 hours, 58 minutes)
Ha Tien Landport 6922.7 km / 4301.6 miles (11 hours, 32 minutes)
Lao Bao Landport 7314.8 km / 4545.2 miles (12 hours, 11 minutes)
Lao Cai Landport 8001.5 km / 4971.9 miles (13 hours, 20 minutes)
La Lay Landport 7262.9 km / 4513.0 miles (12 hours, 6 minutes)
Moc Bai Landport 6858.0 km / 4261.4 miles (11 hours, 25 minutes)
Mong Cai Landport 7669.9 km / 4765.9 miles (12 hours, 46 minutes)
Nam Can Landport 7727.0 km / 4801.3 miles (12 hours, 52 minutes)
Na Meo Landport 7765.3 km / 4825.1 miles (12 hours, 56 minutes)
Song Tien Landport 6913.1 km / 4295.6 miles (11 hours, 31 minutes)
Tinh Bien Landport 6904.0 km / 4290.0 miles (11 hours, 30 minutes)
Tay Trang Landport 7955.4 km / 4943.2 miles (13 hours, 15 minutes)
Xa Mat Landport 6922.2 km / 4301.3 miles (11 hours, 32 minutes)
Chan May Seaport 7197.4 km / 4472.3 miles (11 hours, 59 minutes)
Da Nang Seaport 7161.9 km / 4450.2 miles (11 hours, 56 minutes)
Duong Dong Seaport 6940.7 km / 4312.8 miles (11 hours, 34 minutes)
Hon Gai Seaport 7671.7 km / 4767.0 miles (12 hours, 47 minutes)
Hai Phong Seaport 7686.7 km / 4776.3 miles (12 hours, 48 minutes)
Nha Trang Seaport 6752.5 km / 4195.8 miles (11 hours, 15 minutes)
Quy Nhon Seaport 6891.3 km / 4282.1 miles (11 hours, 29 minutes)
Ho Chi Minh City Seaport 6788.6 km / 4218.2 miles (11 hours, 18 minutes)
Vung Tau Seaport 6732.9 km / 4183.7 miles (11 hours, 13 minutes)

Travel information and facts

Australia Vietnam Differences
Local time 13:54 (13 April, 2024) 10:54 (13 April, 2024) Australia is 4.0 hours ahead Vietnam.
Population 25,595,512 97,620,087 72,024,575 fewer than Vietnam.
Current weather sky is clear 19°C (Canberra) light rain 29°C (Hanoi) 10°C lower than Vietnam
Distance Canberra
  • Hanoi (7773.0 km / 4830.0 miles)
  • Ho Chi Minh city (6802.0 km / 4227.0 miles)
Average distance is 7244 km or 4501 miles.
Today’s holiday
  • There are no holidays today in Australia
  • Upcoming holiday is ANZAC Day Observed which will occur in 1 week, 4 days.
The next public holiday in Vietnam is April 18, 2024 which will start in 4 days, 13 hours (Canberra local time)

Frequently asked questions, answered

Are there any embassies or consulates of Vietnam in Australia?

Yes. The embassy of Vietnam in Australia is located at M425+CM Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.

How much is a Vietnamese e-visa fee for Australian citizens?

An e-visa for Vietnam will cost (47 USD ~ 68 AUD) for a normal 5-7 working day processing.

How soon can I get a visa for Vietnam from Australia?

For the quickest processing time, an e-visa can be obtained as early as 17:00 PM on 15 April 2024 (Canberra local time).

How many ways are there to obtain a visa for Vietnam?

If you are currently residing in Australia, you can:

  • Apply for an e-visa.
  • Call the embassy in Australia for visa information: +61 26286 6059 and +61 2 6290 1556.