Visa application / entry requirements: Vietnam

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AUTHORITY

SERVISUM Berlin

all German States, independent of residence

It's recommended to send your documents to Berlin. Optional you can choose between one of our other SERVISUM offices:

SERVISUM Frankfurt

Bayern, Baden-Württemberg, Hessen, Saarland, Rheinland-Pfalz, Nordrhein-Westfalen


VISA-FREE ENTRY FOR GERMAN CITIZENS HAS BEEN SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. 


See announcement from German Foreign Ministry: click here

The issuing of E-VISA is also affected.

Until June 30th 2021 German and other citizens are visa-free for a stay of up to 15 days (if the passport is still valid for at least 6 months and there are at least 30 days between the last departure and the next entry).


For more Information click here 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL VISA CATEGORIES

  • visa application form
    see on the right

  • passport
    original, at least valid for 6 months after journey

  • passport picture
    original, biometric, photo requirements

    non-German applicants
  • current residence registration (Meldebescheinigung) (if EU citizen) or
  • valid residence permit for Germany (if not EU citizen
  • FOR TOURIST VISA

    additional to minimum requirements above

    • hotel- and flight confirmation

      CRUISES: All passengers who require a visa will be issued with a visa upon arrival on board of the ship. The fee for this is approx. 28 USD. Please contact the vessel company of the ship for more information.
      Citizens from Bahrain, India, Israel, Lebanon, North Korea, Panama, Sri Lanka and Turkey are requested to obtain a visa for Vietnam before travelling.

    FOR BUSINESS VISA

    additional to minimum requirements above

    • Approval Code
      from Vietnamese Immigration Office

PLEASE NOTE:

Tourist visas are only possible up to a maximum of 1 month single/multi, multiple entries for a longer period are only possible with the Approval Code of the organizer.

HANDLING TIME (nlow)
ordinary: one week 
express: from one opening day to another 
embassy/consulate closed on Tuesdays and Thursdays


Website of embassy: http://www.vietnambotschaft.org/startseite/

E-VISA


German citizens are also entitled to apply for a so-called E-Visa (electronic visa) online.

To find out which other citizens are entitled to apply for an E-Visa, click here.

An application with a temporary passport is not possible. 
The E-Visa is only valid when entering Vietnam at selected entry points: click here

E-Visa for Vietnam allows for a single entry with a stay up to 30 days. It should be applied for at least 2 weeks before the planned date of departure.

The application can be processed via the following website: https://evisa.immigration.gov.vn 

How you can apply for an E-Visa via SERVISUM is shown in the black box on the right.



Please attach the SERVISUM-Order Form to your assignment for regular visa.

 
You'll need the Adobe Reader to display PDF files. You can download the latest Version here.

Embassy fees

FOR GERMANS

T=Tourist, B=Business,
entries:
s=single, m=multiple

T:

65,00 €

(15 days s.)

T:

75,00 €

(1 month s.)

B:

45,00 €

(1 month s.)

B:

58,00 €

(1 month m.)

B:

80,00 €

(3 months m.)

T/B:

$ 25,00

eVisa

plus 25 € for express

Application Form

Please save the PDF file on your computer before completing.

Application Form

E-Visa

We will be happy to obtain an E-Visa for Vietnam for you.

Please fill in the E-Visa Application Form linked below and send it to us by e-mail together with the following documents:

  • scan of your passport 
    coloured, first double page with personal data
  • passport picture
    coloured, biometric, no glasses

fees per person:
23,00 € (visa fee) 
+ 41,65 € (SERVISUM fee, incl. VAT)
plus administration fee (4,50 €, incl. VAT, per order)

handling time: 
about 3 to 5 working days

E-Visa Application Form

Please attach this SERVISUM-Order Form to your assignment. Not required for E-Visa.

You can place an order for the pre-check and/or the pick-up of your documents via using the visafinder.