How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Bangkok


Embassy of Vietnam in Bangkok - Thailand

Address: 83/1 Wireless Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330 Thailand
Phone: +66 2 251 7202
Fax: +66 2 251 7203
Office hours: Monday - Friday 08.00 - 12.00 and 14.00 - 17.30 Hrs.
Vietnam Embassy in Bangkok

How to apply

Travellers from Bangkok, Thailand can apply for a visa for Vietnam in person at the embassy of Vietnam in Bangkok 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 Bangkok, Thailand, 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 Thai applicants or foreign travellers residing in Bangkok who plan to arrive in Vietnam by air from Bangkok, Thailand. 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 Bangkok

Holidays Date Day Counting down
Buddhist Lent 17 July 2019Wednesday0 days, 4 hours
H.M. King's Birthday (observed) 29 July 2019Monday12 days, 4 hours
H.M. Queens Birthday Holiday 12 August 2019Monday26 days, 4 hours
Mother's Day 12 August 2019Monday26 days, 4 hours
National Day 02 September 2019Monday47 days
The passing of King Bhumibol (observed) 14 October 2019Monday89 days
Chulalongkorn Day 23 October 2019Wednesday98 days
Father's Day 05 December 2019Thursday141 days
King Bhumibol's Birthday 05 December 2019Thursday141 days
Constitution Day 10 December 2019Tuesday146 days