decrease of Vietnam visa stamping fee

Over 40% decrease of Vietnam visa stamping fee would like to notify all visitors of good news that from November 23, 2015, the fee for picking up visa on arrival (VOA) at Vietnam airport will drop by over 40%. It was approved by the Ministry of Finance under the Circular No. 157/2015/TT-BTC prescribing the regime on the collection, management, and use of fees for passports, visas, and papers for entry, exit, transit, and residence in Vietnam.

When the Circular comes to effect on November 23, 2015, the VOA users are entitled to a very preferential cost of stamping visa. It will be only US$25 for 1 single entry visa and US$50 for 1 multiple entry visa valid for up to 3 months instead of the current US$45 and US$95 respectively.

Is it good news? Now, application for Vietnam visa on arrival is not only simple and convenient but also cost-saving?

So, how to obtain a visa on arrival for Vietnam?

As said, it is very simple to get a visa on arrival for Vietnam which supports only air travelers by following 4 steps below:

Step 1: Fill out the secured online application form and submit to;

Step 2: Confirm information and make payment of service fee. offers a wide range of options for online payment including Credit/ Debit Card via OnePay/PayPal or cash via Western Union);

Step 3: Receive approval letter issued by the Vietnam Immigration Department from together with detailed instruction for preparation to get visa stamped.

Step 4: Get visa stamped at entry point at Vietnam airport.