Vietnam eVisa for Australian citizens
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Do Australian passport holders need a visa for Vietnam?
Yes. As of October 2023, 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 22:30 - Wednesday - 11 October, 2023 at Canberra local time)|
|Expedited e-visa processing time:||4-8 working hours (Earliest would be 18:00 - Tuesday - 03 October, 2023 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
|Local time||23:12 (02 October, 2023)||19:12 (02 October, 2023)||Australia is 4.0 hours ahead Vietnam.|
|Population||25,734,007||98,027,789||72,293,782 fewer than Vietnam.|
|Current weather||few clouds 23°C (Canberra)||few clouds 32°C (Hanoi)||9°C lower than Vietnam|
||Average distance is 7244 km or 4501 miles.|
||The next public holiday in Vietnam is Oct. 20, 2023 which will start in 2 weeks, 3 days (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 18:00 PM on 03 October 2023 (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.