How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Xian


Embassy of Vietnam in Xian

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Xian, China. Travellers from Xian can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Kunming for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Kunming (912.6 km)
Address No. 507, HongTa Mansion. 1 No. 155 Beijing Road, Kunming, China
Phone +86 871 3522 669
Distance 912.6km (567.1mi)
Travel Time
  • Train total time 1h 53m
  • Drive total time 2h 49m
  • Fly, line 3 subway total time 2h 27m
Current time in Xian Monday 09 23, 2019 02:56 AM

How to get from Xian to the embassy in Kunming

How to apply

Chinese nationals and foreign visitors living in Xian, China can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Kunming or applying online for an approval letter to pick up the visa on arrival.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Xian, 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 those who fly from Xian to Vietnam (Average flight time between Xian and Vietnam is about 2 hours, 29 minutes). 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.

Public Holidays in Xian 2019

Holidays Date Day Counting down
National Day Holiday 30 September 2019Monday6 days, 22 hours
National Day 01 October 2019Tuesday7 days, 22 hours
National Day Holiday 02 October 2019Wednesday8 days, 22 hours
National Day Holiday 03 October 2019Thursday9 days, 22 hours
National Day Holiday 04 October 2019Friday10 days, 22 hours
Chung Yeung Festival 07 October 2019Monday13 days, 22 hours
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