How to get a Vietnam visa on arrival?

To enter Vietnam, you will need a valid passport and visa approval letter for a visa upon arrival. Please read carefully our instructions before applying.

Applying for a letter of approval online

STEP 1: Applying for a letter of approval online

Fill in the application form with the correct details of your name, passport number and arrival date, as well as and designate a payment method. We accept most major credit cards and debit cards, as well as Paypal.
Receive and print the approval letter

STEP 2: Applying for a letter of approval online

After you submit your application and payment, visa approval letter will be sent to your email in one or two working days. Then you just need to print a letter (color or black and white), bring passport and prepare two photos (4cm x 6cm).
Get your visa stamp upon arrival then check in Vietnam

STEP 3: Get your visa stamp upon arrival then check in Vietnam

Upon arrival at Vietnam's, the airport in Hanoi, Danang, or Ho Chi Minh airport, expect to fill in a simple form, present your approval letter, passport, photos, and pay for the stamping fee to make procedure to check in Vietnam.
Apply Vietnam Visa Online