How to get a Vietnam visa

Vietnam Visa Stamping fee

Hi. I just received my visa approval letter for a 3-month single entry visa to Vietnam. I would like to ask how much I need to pay at the arrival airport for my visa stamp. Thank you. Dave.

Dear Dave,

Be kindly inform that you will need to pay USD45 as stamping fee for one 3-month single entry visa at Vietnam airport to get the visa stamped onto your passport.

Kind regards,

bamboo bike tour in hoi an - vietnam visa application from singapore

Hoi An runs bamboo bikes

If you come to Cam Thanh village in suburban Hoi An next month, you will have a chance to experience a new form of travel in this place which is the bamboo bicycle tour. This information was announced by Mr. Vo Tan Tan, a craftsman in the village.

bamboo bike tour in hoi an - vietnam visa application from singapore

The first-ever tour in Hoi An, the tour members will go through the village on prototypes of bicycles made mostly of bamboo and produced by the village craftsmen.

Cam Thanh is the first village in Viet Nam to produce bamboo bicycles with traditional processing methods.

The village is known as a crafts village and is a favored eco-tourism destination that has 30ha of nipa palm forests and handicrafts made of palm and bamboo.

Hoi An aims to promote cycling as part of a plan to build the first eco-city in Viet Nam.

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Approval letter for Vietnam visa

 Hello, I applied with your company for visa approval letter for 2 people. I received letter by email but this email has 3 names in. Mine, my partners and somebody else. Is that ok? Can I pick up only 2 visas with this letter for 3 visas? I’m traveling to Vietnam tomorrow morning so please can you answer me as soon as possible. Kristyna.

Dear Kristyna,

Don’t worry about the names of the others on the approval letter. They are those whose visa requests are processed at the same time as yours. Please be confirmed that you can have your visa stamped at the arrival airport as normal.

Thank you for using our service.

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How to apply for Vietnam visa for UK citizens in Singapore

A valid visa is required for all citizens of UK no matter where they are. Fortunately, it is much easier these days for Uk passport holders to apply for visa to Vietnam as there are two available ways to go about this matter.

If you are UK passport holder currently residing in Singapore and want to apply for a visa to Vietnam, you can do so in two ways:

1. Apply for Vietnam Visa on arrival with

Vietnam visa on arrival is often preferred for its convenience, especially by those who live far away from Vietnam Embassies and do not wish to send their passports away via post.

  • Issuing unit: Vietnam Immigration Department
  • Processing time: 1 or 2 working days
  • Original passport: No Passport sendoff required

How does Vietnam visa on arrival work?

You first visit our and then fill in the secure Vietnam visa application form, you will then get your visa approval letter via email within 2 working days (normal service) or 1 working day (urgent service) after your payment of service fee. Take this letter, attached entry and exit form, your passport, 02 photos and some dollars as stamping fee to get on your flight, you will get your Vietnam visa stamped at the arrival airport in Vietnam.

2. Apply for Vietnam Visa at Vietnam Embassies:

You can also choose to apply for Visa to Vietnam in person at the Vietnam Embassy in Singapore whose contact details are as following:

  • Address: 10 Leedon Park St., SINGAPORE 267887
  • Phone: (65) 64625994
  • Office hours: Mon – Fri 8.30am – 12.00pm | 2.30pm – 5.30pm
  • Visa Hours: Mon-Fri 9.00am – 12.00 noon

With visa at Embassy:

  • Issuing unit: Vietnam Embassy
  • Processing time: 4 to 5 working days
  • Original passport: Your original passport required to be submitted together with your visa application

Before applying for Vietnam visa, you must:

  • Make sure your passport has minimum 6 month validity and left pages
  • Know Vietnam visa on arrival is applicable to those traveling to Vietnam by air ONLY.
Applying for Vietnam visa on arrival

Vietnam Visa for Iranian citizen in Singapore

Hi  I am Iranian in Singapore. I am applying for an online visa to Vietnam, but in your list there is no Iranian nationality, do I need visa or will I get upon arrival? Dadi.

Dear Dadi,

It is unfortunate that currently we have not assisted visa on arrival for Iranian passport holder yet. Therefore, please allow me to suggest you obtaining a visa directly from Vietnam Embassy in Singapore whose contact details are as following:

  • Address: 10 Leedon Park St., SINGAPORE 267887
  • Phone: (65) 64625994
  • Fax: (65) 6462 5936
  • Your Email: [email protected]

Hopefully, you can arrange visa soon and have a great trip to my country.

Many thanks and best regards,

Visa Vietnam

Question for Vietnam visa

Hi. I want to apply for a Vietnam visa for my arrival at Ho Chi Minh Airport, but I cannot find this place in the drop list. How can I fill my arrival airport? Thks. Mariya

Dear Mariya,

Be kindly explained that Ho Chi Minh airport is Tan Son Nhat airport. Therefore, please put Tan Son Nhat airport as your arrival airport upon filling out your Vietnam visa application form.

Best regards,