How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Oudomxay


Embassy of Vietnam in Oudomxay

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Oudomxay, Laos. Travellers from Oudomxay can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Luang Prabang for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Luang Prabang (226.2 km)
Address No. 15/II, Wat That Village, Phothisalath Road Luang Prabang Laos
Phone +856 71 254 748
Distance 226.2km (140.6mi)
Travel Time
  • Drive total time 3h 7m
Current time in Oudomxay Friday 01 24, 2020 08:32 AM

How to get from Oudomxay to the embassy in Luang Prabang

How to apply

Lao nationals and foreign visitors living in Oudomxay, Laos can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Luang Prabang 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 Oudomxay, 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 Oudomxay to Vietnam (Average flight time between Oudomxay and Vietnam is about 0h hours, 18 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 Oudomxay 2019

Holidays Date Day Counting down
Tet Nguyen Dan 25 January 2020Saturday0 days, 15 hours
Tet Holiday 26 January 2020Sunday1 days, 15 hours
Tet Holiday 27 January 2020Monday2 days, 15 hours
Tet Holiday 28 January 2020Tuesday3 days, 15 hours
Tet Holiday 29 January 2020Wednesday4 days, 15 hours
International Women's Day 08 March 2020Sunday43 days
International Women's Day Holiday 09 March 2020Monday44 days
Hung Kings Temple Festival 02 April 2020Thursday68 days
Lao New Year 13 April 2020Monday79 days
Lao New Year Holiday 14 April 2020Tuesday80 days