Vietnam eVisa for Canadian citizens

Visa Information for travelers visiting Vietnam from Canada.

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Do Canadian passport holders need a visa for Vietnam?

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

Visa requirement summary:

Is a visa required for Canadian citizens? Yes, Canadian citizens need to apply for a Vietnam visa
Vietnamese e-visa cost: Total e visa fee is (47 USD ~ 62 CAD)
Processing time: 5-7 working days (Earliest would be 06:30 - Wednesday - 24 April, 2024 at Ottawa local time)
Expedited e-visa processing time: 4-8 working hours (Earliest would be 02:00 - Monday - 15 April, 2024 at Ottawa local time)
Easiest way to apply: Online application

How to apply

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

Eligible ports of entry

Travelers from Canada 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 Canada)
Noi Bai Int Airport (HAN) - Hanoi 12604.6 km / 7832.1 miles (21 hours, 0 minutes)
Cat Bi Int Airport (HPH) - Hai Phong 12646.2 km / 7858.0 miles (21 hours, 4 minutes)
Cam Ranh Int Airport (CXR) - Nha Trang 13611.0 km / 8457.5 miles (22 hours, 41 minutes)
Can Tho International Airport (VCA) 13843.1 km / 8601.7 miles (23 hours, 4 minutes)
Da Nang International Airport (DAD) 13168.1 km / 8182.3 miles (21 hours, 56 minutes)
Phu Bai Int Airport (HUI) 13133.7 km / 8160.9 miles (21 hours, 53 minutes)
Phu Quoc International Airport (PQC) 13835.5 km / 8597.0 miles (23 hours, 3 minutes)
Tan Son Nhat Int Airport (SGN) - Ho Chi Minh City 13758.2 km / 8548.9 miles (22 hours, 55 minutes)
Bo Y Landport 13322.4 km / 8278.2 miles (22 hours, 12 minutes)
Cha Lo Landport 12998.1 km / 8076.7 miles (21 hours, 39 minutes)
Cau Treo Landport 12920.4 km / 8028.4 miles (21 hours, 32 minutes)
Huu Nghi Landport 12518.0 km / 7778.3 miles (20 hours, 51 minutes)
Ha Tien Landport 13806.4 km / 8578.9 miles (23 hours, 0 minutes)
Lao Bao Landport 13113.2 km / 8148.2 miles (21 hours, 51 minutes)
Lao Cai Landport 12462.9 km / 7744.1 miles (20 hours, 46 minutes)
La Lay Landport 13146.1 km / 8168.6 miles (21 hours, 54 minutes)
Moc Bai Landport 13731.1 km / 8532.1 miles (22 hours, 53 minutes)
Mong Cai Landport 12561.6 km / 7805.4 miles (20 hours, 56 minutes)
Nam Can Landport 12800.7 km / 7954.0 miles (21 hours, 20 minutes)
Na Meo Landport 12708.7 km / 7896.8 miles (21 hours, 10 minutes)
Song Tien Landport 13751.5 km / 8544.8 miles (22 hours, 55 minutes)
Tinh Bien Landport 13786.3 km / 8566.4 miles (22 hours, 58 minutes)
Tay Trang Landport 12604.4 km / 7832.0 miles (21 hours, 0 minutes)
Xa Mat Landport 13666.0 km / 8491.7 miles (22 hours, 46 minutes)
Chan May Seaport 13139.3 km / 8164.4 miles (21 hours, 53 minutes)
Da Nang Seaport 13166.2 km / 8181.1 miles (21 hours, 56 minutes)
Duong Dong Seaport 13829.3 km / 8593.1 miles (23 hours, 2 minutes)
Hon Gai Seaport 12630.1 km / 7848.0 miles (21 hours, 3 minutes)
Hai Phong Seaport 12641.5 km / 7855.0 miles (21 hours, 4 minutes)
Nha Trang Seaport 13589.4 km / 8444.0 miles (22 hours, 38 minutes)
Quy Nhon Seaport 13414.6 km / 8335.4 miles (22 hours, 21 minutes)
Ho Chi Minh City Seaport 13763.3 km / 8552.1 miles (22 hours, 56 minutes)
Vung Tau Seaport 13800.5 km / 8575.3 miles (23 hours, 0 minutes)

Travel information and facts

Canada Vietnam Differences
Local time 22:20 (12 April, 2024) 10:20 (13 April, 2024) Canada is 13.0 hours behind Vietnam.
Population 37,848,907 97,620,087 59,771,180 fewer than Vietnam.
Current weather moderate rain 14°C (Ottawa) light rain 29°C (Hanoi) 15°C lower than Vietnam
Distance Ottawa
  • Hanoi (12605.0 km / 7832.0 miles)
  • Ho Chi Minh city (13758.0 km / 8549.0 miles)
Average distance is 13226 km or 8218 miles.
Today’s holiday
  • There are no holidays today in Canada
  • Upcoming holiday is First day of Passover which will occur in 1 week, 2 days.
The next public holiday in Vietnam is April 18, 2024 which will start in 4 days, 13 hours (Ottawa local time)

Frequently asked questions, answered

Are there any embassies or consulates of Vietnam in Canada?

Yes. The embassy of Vietnam in Canada is located at 470 Wilbrod Street, Ottawa, ON K1N 6M8, Canada.

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

An e-visa for Vietnam will cost (47 USD ~ 62 CAD) for a normal 5-7 working day processing.

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

For the quickest processing time, an e-visa can be obtained as early as 02:00 AM on 15 April 2024 (Ottawa local time).

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

If you are currently residing in Canada, you can:

  • Apply for an e-visa.
  • Call the embassy in Canada for visa information: +1 613 236 0772.