How to apply for Vietnam visa in India?

This section explains what you need to do if you are citizen of India or you are currently in this country and in need for a visa to Vietnam.

If you hold a India passport, please contact the nearest Vietnam Embassy or Vietnam Immigration Department for Vietnam visa application.

Or you can apply for Vietnam visa on arrival in case you travel to Vietnam by air. However, Vietnam visa online application for Indians is a bit different from the process applied to other nationalities. As an Indian passport holder wishing to use Vietnam visa on arrival, please send us the filled Vietnam visa application form which you can download here, scan of passport and return ticket to support@vietnam-visa.com. Our staff will send a link for payment of service fee. The rest is the same as others. You will receive your visa approval letter after 1 or 2 working days, and get visa stamped at the arrival aiport in Vietnam when showing the approval letter together with your passport, Vietnam entry and exit form (attached to the email of your approval letter), 01 passport-sized photo and stamping fee to the Immigration Officer at the Vietnam airport.

Here is some major information about Vietnam Embassy in India

Embassy of Vietnam in New Delhi, India
+Address: 17, Kautilya Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110 021, INDIA
+ Phone: (91-11) 2687.9852 (+
+ Fax: (91-11) 2687.9869
+ Email: sqdelhi@del3.vsnl.net.in; ebsvnin@yahoo.com.vn

If you are citizen of other countries which are not included in the Vietnam visa exemption list and are currently in India, you may have two options for Vietnam visa application.

1. Apply Vietnam Visa on Arrival at lower cost with VisainVietnam.org

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 VisainVietnam.org 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, 01 photo and some dollars as stamping fee to get on your flight, you will get your Vietnam visa stamped at the arrival airport in Vietnam. For more information about Vietnam visa on arrival, please visit our Vietnam visa application form.

Apply Vietnam visa on arrival

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 India

  • 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.

For any further information relating to visa for Vietnam, please kindly contact us. We are always willing to assist you at our best!