Vietnam visa for Kiribati

Do Kiribati Nationals Require a Visa for Vietnam?

Refer to the table below for Vietnam visa prerequisites for citizens of Kiribati.

Type of Visa
Visa Requirement
Tourist visa
Required
Business visa
Required

It is mandatory for Kiribati citizens to obtain a valid visa for entry into Vietnam, whether for tourism or business purposes. Travelers with Kiribati passports must comply with the following entry criteria:

  • The Kiribati passport should remain valid for a minimum of 6 months beyond the arrival date in Vietnam.
  • The passport should contain at least 2 blank pages.

Note: Kiribati visitors traveling to Vietnam by air are advised to opt for a Vietnam visa on arrival as there is no Vietnamese embassy in Kiribati.

How to Secure a Vietnam Visa for Kiribati Citizens?

Kiribati citizens and passport holders have two available methods to apply for a Vietnam visa:

  1. Apply at a Local Vietnam Embassy:
    • As of now, there is no embassy or consulate of Vietnam in Kiribati.
    • Contact the local Vietnam embassy/consulate in nearby countries (if residing outside Kiribati) to obtain a visa stamp on your passport before departing for Vietnam.
  2. Apply Vietnam Visa Online (Recommended):
    • Utilize the Visa on Arrival (VOA) method, the most straightforward way to acquire a Vietnam visa for Kiribati citizens traveling by air.
    • With VOA, apply online through the website by:
      1. Completing the secure online application form and making the service fee payment.
      2. Receiving the visa approval letter via email, typically within 2 working days (for tourist visas) or 7 working days (for business visas).
      3. Getting the visa stamped upon arrival at Vietnam airport and paying the stamping fee there.

Vietnam Visa on Arrival Fee for Kiribati Citizens:

Tourist Visa:

Type of Visa
1 pax
2 pax
3+ pax
Stamping fee
1 month single entry
$21
$18.25
$17.25
$25
3 months single entry
$34
$30.25
$28.25
$25
1 month multiple entry
$26
$23.25
$22.25
$50
3 months multiple entry
$55
$52.25
$46.75
$50

Business Visa:

Type of Visa
1 pax
2 pax
3+ pax
Stamping fee
1 month single entry
$119
$114
$108
$25
3 months single entry
$140
$133
$126
$25
1 month multiple entry
$119
$114
$108
$50
3 months multiple entry
$146
$139
$135
$50
6 months multiple entry
$361
$344
$333
$95

Service fees are quoted in US $/pax. The specified fees are applicable for the normal service processing duration of 2 working days (for tourist visas) or 7 working days (for business visas). Additional fees are required for expedited processing.