How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Bolivia

Available Visas Visa Requirements Visa Information Get This Visa
Business Visa required For business travelers holding Bolivian passports who visit Vietnam for signing contacts, attending conferences or other business activities. Get it as soon as 14:00 - February 14, 2019
Tourist Visa required For Bolivian passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 10:30 - February 12, 2019
Work Visa required For Bolivian nationals who intend to work in Vietnam.
Student Visa required For students from Bolivia who plan to study in Vietnam.

Embassies and Consulates of Vietnam in Bolivia

There is no embassy of Vietnam in La Paz, Bolivia at the moment.
Please find the information below for the nearest embassy of Vietnam.

Nearest Embassy
Embassy of Vietnam in Distrito Federal, Mexico
(It is a 1259.7 km distance from La Paz with 2 hours, 5 minutes flight)
Sierra Ventana 255, Lomas de Chapultepec, 11000 Miguel Hidalgo, CDMX, Mexico

+52 55 5540 1632
To call the embassy from Bolivia, please dial +52

Office hours
Monday - Friday: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm (Close now)

Time Right Now
La Paz: 18:25 PM, Sunday 22 September 2019
Mexico City: 17:25 PM, Sunday 22 September 2019
Time Difference: Mexico City 2.0 hours behind La Paz

Embassy of Vietnam in Distrito Federal, Mexico

How to apply

Bolivian passport holders or foreign passports living in Bolivia can choose between 02 available methods below to apply for a visa to Vietnam.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Bolivia, the following documents are required:

  • Valid passport for at least 06 months prior to your planned entry date (Travel documents or temporary passports may not be accepted)
  • Application form (Click here to download)
  • 02 recently taken passport sized photos (4*6cm)
  • Visa application fees

Apply for visa on arrival

Visa on arrival is an alternative way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for applicants who plan to arrive Vietnam by air from Bolivia. The process involves 4 simple steps:

  1. Submit an online form for the approval letter.
  2. Receive the approval letter by Email in 2 working days.
  3. Prepare photos, entry/exit form, stamping fee and the approval letter
  4. Arrive at Vietnam airport, present all documents above to get the visa stamped on passport.


Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in BOB)

Visa Type 3 Working Days 1 Working Day
1 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 83.0 BOB 166.1 BOB
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 96.9 BOB 179.9 BOB
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 138.4 BOB 221.4 BOB
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 173.0 BOB 256.0 BOB
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 622.8 BOB 754.3 BOB
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 657.4 BOB 788.9 BOB
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 761.2 BOB 961.9 BOB
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 865.0 BOB 1065.7 BOB

*Above price does NOT include stamping fee at Vietnam airport which is 25 USD for single entry (1 month/3 month) and 50 USD multiple entry (1 month/3 month). The price is quoted in Boliviano, click here to see our latest price in USD.

2019 Public Holiday Schedules in Bolivia

To observe the public holidays of Vietnam and Bolivia, the embassy/consulate offices may close on the following holidays of 2018/2019.

Holidays Date Day Counting down
New Year's Day 01 January 2020Wednesday99 days
Tet Eve 24 January 2020Friday122 days
Tet Nguyen Dan 25 January 2020Saturday123 days
Tet Holiday 26 January 2020Sunday124 days
Tet Holiday 27 January 2020Monday125 days
Tet Holiday 28 January 2020Tuesday126 days
Tet Holiday 29 January 2020Wednesday127 days
Hung Kings Temple Festival 02 April 2020Thursday191 days
Reunification Day 30 April 2020Thursday219 days
International Labor Day 01 May 2020Friday220 days

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