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Vietnam Tourist Visa

Tourist visa (DL) is one of the most popular types of Vietnam visa which is valid for 1 month (single/multiple entry) or 3 months (single/multiple entry). It is for tourism purposes only and not intended for those visitors who want to work during their stay in Vietnam.

Sample of Vietnamese tourist visa



1. Tourist visa requirements

A Vietnam tourist visa is NOT required for certain nationalities listed in the Vietnam visa exemption list

In case you are required to get a tourist visa to enter Vietnam, please make sure:

- A passport which must be valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date (Temporary passports may not be accepted)
- Passport must have 02 blank pages for visa stamp

2. How to apply

At the moment, there are 2 ways to apply for Tourist visa:
- E-Visa
- Embassy visa
ItemsVisa type
Vietnam E-Visa Vietnam visa at the Embassy
Issued by Vietnam Immigration Department – 100% legal
Suitable for All kinds of transportation All kinds of transportation
Available for All-time, 24/7
  • even midnight or early morning
  • even at weekend, public holidays
  • On working days
  • On working time
Requirements Online application only
  • Original passport
  • Completed and signed
  • Application in person
  • Sponsor letter (for business visa)
How to submit an application? Online In-person
Interview in person No Yes
Visa fee E-Visa fee: fixed 
 pay online to Travel agent
E-Visa fee: no fixed 
 pay in cash to Embassy
Processing time
  • Normal: 5-7 days
  • Urgent: 1 day, 2 days, 3 days
  • Super urgent: 2 hours, 4 hours
  • Last minutes visa: Less than 1 hour
  • Normal: 5+ days
  • Urgent: no processing in the same day (many embassies)
  • Different in embassies
Check visa status
  • Online in website
  • Call/chat/email the instant online support
  • Make a phone call to Embassy
  • Go in person to Embassy
Get the visa result Via email
  • In - person at Embassy
  • By post


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3. Tourist visa fees

The cost of a tourist E-Visa for Vietnam is USD 65 for 1 person (Normal service and visa valid for 1 month single entry ) and you don't need to pay any extra fee when you arrive in Vietnam.

Payment can be paid by credit card, Paypal, Bank Transfer or Western Union.

TYPE OF VISA E-Visa fee  
Normal 5-7 working-day service Urgent services 
3 working days 2 working days 1 working day 5 working hours 2 working hours Less than 1 hour
1 month single entry 65 +45 +65 +85 +135 +185 +285
1 month multiple entry 130
3 months single entry 80
3 months multiple entry 150

4. Apply E-Visa

If you arrive in Vietnam by any kinds of transportation for tourism purposes, Vietnam E-Visa online is the easiest, fastest and cheapest way to get a visa for Vietnam for all citizens of the world with few simple steps below:

- Submit the Visa application form and process payment
- Get visa E-Visa via email and print it out
- Get visa stamped at arrival Vietnam airport.



Apply now!

Please be kindly noted that Govietnamvisa.com is not a website of the Government or affiliated Government. Should you need any further information about Vietnam visa or Vietnam vacations, feel free to contact us at +84.903.278.853 (available 24/7). Or email us at visa@govietnamvisa.com, our Customer-Care Consultants will respond within 2 hours during working time and 24 hours outside working time (GMT+7)