Vietnam visa for United Arab Emirates Citizens

Overview:

For UAE citizens planning a visit to Vietnam, it’s crucial to understand the visa requirements and application process to ensure a seamless experience. Here is a concise guide to help you navigate the Vietnam visa application process:

  1. Mandatory Visa for UAE Citizens:
    • All UAE passport holders, including Dubai citizens, must possess a valid visa to enter Vietnam, whether for tourism or business purposes.
    Type of Visa
    Visa Requirement
    Tourist visa
    Required
    Business visa
    Required
    • In addition to a valid visa, adherence to specific entry requirements is essential:
      • UAE passport validity of at least six months from the entry date into Vietnam.
      • Minimum of two blank pages in the passport.
  2. Types of Vietnam Visas Available for UAE Citizens:
    • Vietnam offers various visa types based on the method of application, purpose of the visit, and duration of stay. Popular options for UAE citizens include:
    Method of Application
    Purpose of Visit
    Duration of Stay
    E-visa
    Tourist visa
    30 days single entry
    Business visa
    30 days multiple entry
    Relative visit visa
    90 days single entry
    90 days multiple entries
  3. Applying for Vietnam E-visa:
    • UAE citizens can apply for a Vietnam e-visa either through the official Vietnam authority website or with the assistance of our secure online form.
  4. Requirements for Vietnam E-visa for UAE Citizens:
    • To obtain an e-visa for Vietnam, UAE citizens must ensure the following:
      • UAE passport validity of at least 6 months upon entry, with a minimum of 2 black pages.
      • Soft copy of the full passport personal details page (JPEG format).
      • Soft copy of a portrait meeting Vietnam e-visa photo requirements (JPEG format).
      • Active email for OTP receipt.
      • Credit card/debit card for payment.
  5. Cost and Processing Time for Vietnam E-visa:
    • Applying individually:
      • Single entry visa: $25
      • Multiple entry visa: $50
      • Processing time varies, with options ranging from less than 3 working days to over 5 working days.
    • Applying with our assistance:
Visa type Processing time Visa fee (USD/Pax)
1-2 pax 3-4 pax From 5 pax
30-day single entry 5-7 working days 48 47 46
4 working days 66 65 63
30-day multiple entry 5-7 working days 73 72 71
4 working days 91 90 88
90-day single entry 5-7 working days 50 49 48
4 working days 71 70 68
90-day multiple entry 5-7 working days 78 77 76
4 working days 96 95 93
  1. How to Obtain Vietnam E-visa for UAE Citizens:
    • Our three-step process:
      1. Complete our secure online visa application form and make the payment.
      2. Receive the e-visa letter via email within the requested processing time.
      3. Download the e-visa letter and present it to the Vietnam Immigration Officer for entry.
  2. Entry Points for Vietnam E-visa:
    • Entry is permitted only at the specified port mentioned in the Vietnam e-visa application.
  3. Extension of Stay and Entry Dates:
    • Currently, extension beyond the e-visa duration is not allowed. For longer stays, leave Vietnam and reapply for another e-visa.
  4. Applying for Vietnam Visa from UAE:
    • Follow the outlined steps above for obtaining the e-visa.
  5. Tips for Smooth Visa Processing:
  • Apply well in advance, at least two weeks before the planned departure.
  • Review all requirements to avoid delays and rejections.
  • Double-check accuracy in the application form.
  • Submit all necessary documents as instructed.
  • Pay the visa fee in advance.
  • Regularly check the application status and be prepared to provide additional information if needed.

For citizens of the UAE, securing a Vietnam visa is a straightforward process when following these guidelines. Whether for tourism or business, proper planning ensures a hassle-free entry into Vietnam.