To be eligible for a Vietnam E-visa, applicants should meet following criteria:
- A passport with a minimum validity of 6 months
- At least 2 empty pages in the passport
- One passport-sized photo
- Scanned copies of the passport's bio page and the passport-sized photo
- A credit or debit card for E-visa fee payment
How to apply
Applying for a Vietnam E-visa is a convenient online process through the National Public Service portal. Here are the steps to succeed in your application:
1. Visit the official government website for E-visa applications: https://evisa.xuatnhapcanh.gov.vn/web/guest/trang-chu-ttdt
2. The initial page may be in Vietnamese. Click on the UK flag icon at the top of the page to switch to English.
3. Attach scanned copies of the passport’s bio page and the passport-sized photo. Ensure that the copies are clear and accurate.
4. Complete the application form with precise information about yourself or the applicants, as required. Verify that all details match the applicant’s passport.
5. Make the E-visa payment using a valid credit/debit card. The fee amount may vary depending on your visa type:
- Single entry: USD 25
- Multiple entry: USD 50
6. Review the information provided and if everything is correct, submit the application. Once the application is successfully submitted, you should receive a confirmation email containing your application reference number. Await the processing of your E-visa. This process takes 1 to 3 working days, depending on the chosen processing time.
Once your E-visa is approved, you will receive an email with a link to download the E-visa document. Print this document and keep it with your passport to present during boarding and upon arrival.