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e-visa Vietnam

To meet the foreigner’s demand for travelling without complex visa procedures, e-visa in Vietnam has been put into practice by the Government since 2017. Find out how it works as well as what you should know about this useful device in the article below.

Being the latest kind of visa, e-visa (Electronic Visa) is the legal license through an electronic system for foreigners to travel and enter the country.

In February 2017, there has been first 40 countries which is allowed to apply e-visa in Vietnam such as Azerbaijan, Argentina, Armenia, Ireland,  Poland, Belarus, Bulgaria, Brunei, South Korea, Germany, Chile, Colombia, Czech Republic, Cuba, Denmark, Timor Leste, United States of America, Hungary, Greece, Italy, Kazakhstan, Russia, United Kingdom, Myanmar, Luxembourg, Mongolia, Japan, Panama, Peru, Finland, France, Philippines, Spain, Sweden, China (not applicable to Chinese e-passport holders), Uruguay, Venezuela, Norway, Slovakia.


Citizens of these eligible 35 countries are able to apply single Vietnam’s e-visa from February 1st ,2019 include Austria,  Iceland, Belgium, Portugal, Bosnia and Herzegovina,  Brazil, Qatar,  Andorra, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Croatia, Estonia, Fiji, Georgia, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Macedonia, Micronesia, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Marshall Islands, Salomon Islands , San Marino, Cyprus, Switzerland, China (applicable to Hong Kong and Macau passport holders), Vanuatu, Western Samoa, Serbia.

After that, the Vietnam Government continued to add more six countries that are allowed to apply for the e-visa program in Vietnam. The list comprises Australia, India, Canada, Netherlands, New Zealand, The U.A.E, and Slovenia.

Actually, e-visa would bring advantages to applicants, especially foreigners far away. Thanks to e-visa, it is not necessary for them to go far or waste too much time on the procedure for E-visa registration. Visible good point of e-visa is the Internet connection, which you can apply Vietnam’s e-visa anywhere and anytime if you can access the  Internet.

Source: Vienamtourism

*Online registration for E-visa in Vietnam:

Step 1: Access the website:

Step 2: Fill out the required information on the online application form

Upload your passport data page image and half-length photograph (straight-looking face without glasses).

Step 3: Pay e-visa non-refundable fee 25 USD for 30 days single entry.

The registration code is provided to applicants after three working days.

Step 4: Check your result by entering your registration code at the link Please print e-visa if your application is approved.

* Entry requirements

It is important to make sure all these things before you conduct e-visa registration online.

Foreigners are out of the country.

Foreigners own a valid passport with at least six months of remaining.

– Foreigners are citizens of the countries listed above.

Foreigners are not in cases of no entry permission described in Article 21 of Law on entry, exit, transit, and residence of foreigners in Vietnam. For more details in:

With Vietnam’s e-visa, applicants are able to pass through most of the border crossing in the country.

  • Eight international airports:

  1. Tan Son Nhat International Airport (Ho Chi Minh City)
  2. Noi Bai International Airport (Ha Noi)
  3. Da Nang International Airport (Da Nang)
  4. Cam Ranh International Airport (Khanh Hoa)
  5. Can Tho International Airport (Can Tho)
  6. Cat Bi International Airport (Hai Phong)
  7. Phu Bai International Airport (Hue)
  8. Phu Quoc International Airport (Kien Giang)
  • Sixteen landports:

  1. Nam Can Landport
  2. Song Tien Landport
  3. Tinh Bien Landport
  4. Xa Mat Landport
  5. Mong Cai Landport
  6. Moc Bai Landport
  7. Lao Bao Landport
  8. Ha Tien Landport
  9. Huu Nghi Landport
  10. Cau Treo Landport
  11. Cha Lo Landport
  12. Bo Y Landport
  13. Lao Cai Landport
  14. La Lay Landport
  15. Na Meo Landport
  16. Tay Trang Landport
  • Nine seaports

  1. Ho Chi Minh City Seaport
  2. Quy Nhon Seaport
  3. Nha Trang Seaport
  4. Hai Phong Seaport
  5. Hon Gai Seaport
  6. Da Nang Seaport
  7. Vung Tau Seaport
  8. Chan May Seaport
  9. Duong Dong Seaport

E-visa would be a good idea for foreigners, which make the trip simpler and easier. We hope that valuable information about e-visa in Vietnam could provide you the necessary knowledge for your perfect trip.