How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Colombo
Embassy of Vietnam in Colombo - Sri Lanka
|Address:||No. 30/5, Ward Place, Colombo 7, Sri Lanka|
|Phone:||+94 11 2696 050|
|Fax:||+94 11 2692 040|
|Office hours:||Mon - Fri 09.00 am - 12.00 pm; 02.00 pm - 05.00 pm|
How to apply
Travellers from Colombo, Sri Lanka can apply for a visa for Vietnam in person at the embassy of Vietnam in Colombo or apply for a pre-approved visa letter online to pick up the visa on arrival.
To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Colombo, Sri Lanka, 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
Visa on arrival is an easy and convenient way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for Sri Lankan applicants or foreign travellers residing in Colombo who plan to arrive in Vietnam by air from Colombo, Sri Lanka. The process involves 4 simple steps:
- Submit an online form for the approval letter.
- Receive the approval letter by Email in 2 working days.
- Prepare photos, entry/exit form, stamping fee and the approval letter
- Arrive at Vietnam airport, present all documents above to get the visa stamped on passport.
Upcoming Holiday Schedules of Embassy of Vietnam in Colombo
|National Day||02 September 2019||Monday||104 days|
|New Year's Day||01 January 2020||Wednesday||225 days|
|Tet Eve||24 January 2020||Friday||248 days|
|Tet Nguyen Dan||25 January 2020||Saturday||249 days|
|Tet Holiday||26 January 2020||Sunday||250 days|
|Tet Holiday||27 January 2020||Monday||251 days|
|Tet Holiday||28 January 2020||Tuesday||252 days|
|Tet Holiday||29 January 2020||Wednesday||253 days|
|Hung Kings Temple Festival||02 April 2020||Thursday||317 days|
|Reunification Day||30 April 2020||Thursday||345 days|