Vietnam eVisa for Samoan citizens
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Do Samoan passport holders need a visa for Vietnam?
Yes. As of October 2023, Samoan citizens must have a visa to enter Vietnam. If arriving through one of the 33 ports of entry, Samoan residents may obtain an e-visa online.
Visa requirement summary:
|Is a visa required for Samoan citizens?||Yes, Samoan citizens need to apply for a Vietnam visa|
|Vietnamese e-visa cost:||Total e visa fee is (47 USD ~ 128 WST)|
|Processing time:||5-7 working days (Earliest would be 00:30 - Thursday - 12 October, 2023 at Apia local time)|
|Expedited e-visa processing time:||4-8 working hours (Earliest would be 20:00 - Tuesday - 03 October, 2023 at Apia local time)|
|Easiest way to apply:||Online application|
How to apply
Samoan residents are eligible for the e-visa program, here below is the step-by-step guide.
Eligible ports of entry
Travelers from Samoa 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 Samoa)|
|Noi Bai Int Airport (HAN) - Hanoi||9799.1 km / 6088.9 miles (16 hours, 19 minutes)|
|Cat Bi Int Airport (HPH) - Hai Phong||9695.1 km / 6024.3 miles (16 hours, 9 minutes)|
|Cam Ranh Int Airport (CXR) - Nha Trang||9169.3 km / 5697.6 miles (15 hours, 16 minutes)|
|Can Tho International Airport (VCA)||9480.8 km / 5891.1 miles (15 hours, 48 minutes)|
|Da Nang International Airport (DAD)||9399.0 km / 5840.3 miles (15 hours, 39 minutes)|
|Phu Bai Int Airport (HUI)||9460.8 km / 5878.7 miles (15 hours, 46 minutes)|
|Phu Quoc International Airport (PQC)||9664.5 km / 6005.3 miles (16 hours, 6 minutes)|
|Tan Son Nhat Int Airport (SGN) - Ho Chi Minh City||9402.3 km / 5842.3 miles (15 hours, 40 minutes)|
|Bo Y Landport||9423.4 km / 5855.4 miles (15 hours, 42 minutes)|
|Cha Lo Landport||9697.5 km / 6025.7 miles (16 hours, 9 minutes)|
|Cau Treo Landport||9780.2 km / 6077.1 miles (16 hours, 18 minutes)|
|Huu Nghi Landport||9731.7 km / 6047.0 miles (16 hours, 13 minutes)|
|Ha Tien Landport||9623.6 km / 5979.8 miles (16 hours, 2 minutes)|
|Lao Bao Landport||9581.4 km / 5953.6 miles (15 hours, 58 minutes)|
|Lao Cai Landport||10019.8 km / 6226.0 miles (16 hours, 41 minutes)|
|La Lay Landport||9533.0 km / 5923.5 miles (15 hours, 53 minutes)|
|Moc Bai Landport||9460.8 km / 5878.6 miles (15 hours, 46 minutes)|
|Mong Cai Landport||9593.3 km / 5961.0 miles (15 hours, 59 minutes)|
|Nam Can Landport||9920.4 km / 6164.3 miles (16 hours, 32 minutes)|
|Na Meo Landport||9890.4 km / 6145.6 miles (16 hours, 29 minutes)|
|Song Tien Landport||9560.9 km / 5940.8 miles (15 hours, 56 minutes)|
|Tinh Bien Landport||9578.0 km / 5951.5 miles (15 hours, 57 minutes)|
|Tay Trang Landport||10087.7 km / 6268.2 miles (16 hours, 48 minutes)|
|Xa Mat Landport||9498.2 km / 5901.9 miles (15 hours, 49 minutes)|
|Chan May Seaport||9426.1 km / 5857.1 miles (15 hours, 42 minutes)|
|Da Nang Seaport||9397.3 km / 5839.2 miles (15 hours, 39 minutes)|
|Duong Dong Seaport||9670.3 km / 6008.9 miles (16 hours, 7 minutes)|
|Hon Gai Seaport||9665.0 km / 6005.5 miles (16 hours, 6 minutes)|
|Hai Phong Seaport||9700.0 km / 6027.3 miles (16 hours, 9 minutes)|
|Nha Trang Seaport||9175.4 km / 5701.3 miles (15 hours, 17 minutes)|
|Quy Nhon Seaport||9221.4 km / 5729.9 miles (15 hours, 22 minutes)|
|Ho Chi Minh City Seaport||9386.3 km / 5832.4 miles (15 hours, 38 minutes)|
|Vung Tau Seaport||9337.1 km / 5801.8 miles (15 hours, 33 minutes)|
Travel information and facts
|Local time||00:26 (03 October, 2023)||18:26 (02 October, 2023)||Samoa is 18.0 hours behind Vietnam.|
|Population||199,448||98,027,789||97,828,341 fewer than Vietnam.|
|Current weather||light rain 27°C (Apia)||few clouds 32°C (Hanoi)||5°C lower than Vietnam|
||Average distance is 9577 km or 5951 miles.|
||The next public holiday in Vietnam is Oct. 20, 2023 which will start in 2 weeks, 3 days (Apia local time)|
Frequently asked questions, answered
Are there any embassies or consulates of Vietnam in Samoa?
No. There is no embassy of Vietnam in Samoa.
How much is a Vietnamese e-visa fee for Samoan citizens?
An e-visa for Vietnam will cost (47 USD ~ 128 WST) for a normal 5-7 working day processing.
How soon can I get a visa for Vietnam from Samoa?
For the quickest processing time, an e-visa can be obtained as early as 20:00 PM on 03 October 2023 (Apia local time).
How many ways are there to obtain a visa for Vietnam?
If you are currently residing in Samoa, you can:
- Apply for an e-visa.