How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Saudi Arabia

Available Visas Visa Requirements Visa Information Get This Visa
Business Visa required For business travelers holding Saudi Arabians 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 Saudi Arabians passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 10:30 - February 12, 2019
Work Visa required For Saudi Arabians nationals who intend to work in Vietnam.
Student Visa required For students from Saudi Arabia who plan to study in Vietnam.

Embassies and Consulates of Vietnam in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh

Address
As-Safah, Ar Rayyan, Riyadh 14211, Saudi Arabia

Phone
+966 1454 7887

Fax
+966 1456 9756

Office hours
Sun - Thu: 9:00h - 14:00h (Close now)

Time Right Now
Riyadh: Tuesday 07 16, 2019 15:16 PM (Asia/Riyadh)

Email
vietsa@ymail.com, vnemb.sa@mofa.gov.vn

Embassy of Vietnam in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

How to apply

Saudi Arabians passport holders or foreign passports living in Saudi Arabia 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 Saudi Arabia, 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 Saudi Arabia. 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.

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Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in SAR)

Visa Type 3 Working Days 1 Working Day
1 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 45.0 SAR 90.1 SAR
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 52.5 SAR 97.6 SAR
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 75.1 SAR 120.1 SAR
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 93.8 SAR 138.9 SAR
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 337.7 SAR 409.0 SAR
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 356.5 SAR 427.8 SAR
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 412.8 SAR 521.6 SAR
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 469.1 SAR 577.9 SAR

*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 Riyal, click here to see our latest price in USD.


2019 Public Holiday Schedules in Saudi Arabia

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

Holidays Date Day Counting down
National Day 02 September 2019Monday47 days
New Year's Day 01 January 2020Wednesday168 days
Tet Eve 24 January 2020Friday191 days
Tet Nguyen Dan 25 January 2020Saturday192 days
Tet Holiday 26 January 2020Sunday193 days
Tet Holiday 27 January 2020Monday194 days
Tet Holiday 28 January 2020Tuesday195 days
Tet Holiday 29 January 2020Wednesday196 days
Hung Kings Temple Festival 02 April 2020Thursday260 days
Reunification Day 30 April 2020Thursday288 days