How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Pretoria


Embassy of Vietnam in Pretoria - South Africa

Address: 87 Brooks St, Brooklyn, Pretoria, 0011, South Africa
Phone: +27 12 362 8119 or +27 12 362 8118
Fax: +27 12 362 8115
Office hours: Monday- Friday: 8:45 am - 11:30 am
Vietnam Embassy in Pretoria

How to apply

Travellers from Pretoria, South Africa can apply for a visa for Vietnam in person at the embassy of Vietnam in Pretoria or apply for a pre-approved visa letter online to pick up the visa on arrival.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Pretoria, South Africa, 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 easy and convenient way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for South African applicants or foreign travellers residing in Pretoria who plan to arrive in Vietnam by air from Pretoria, South Africa. 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.

Upcoming Holiday Schedules of Embassy of Vietnam in Pretoria

Holidays Date Day Counting down
New Year's Day 01 January 2020Wednesday23 days, 13 hours
Tet Eve 24 January 2020Friday46 days
Tet Nguyen Dan 25 January 2020Saturday47 days
Tet Holiday 26 January 2020Sunday48 days
Tet Holiday 27 January 2020Monday49 days
Tet Holiday 28 January 2020Tuesday50 days
Tet Holiday 29 January 2020Wednesday51 days
Hung Kings Temple Festival 02 April 2020Thursday115 days
Reunification Day 30 April 2020Thursday143 days
International Labor Day 01 May 2020Friday144 days