Vietnam visa for Icelanders

Brief Overview of Vietnam Visa for Citizens of Iceland:

  • All holders of Icelandic passports intending to visit Vietnam must possess a valid visa.
  • Icelandic citizens now have the option to apply for a Vietnam e-visa, allowing stays of up to 90 days with single or multiple entries.
  • Vietnam visa fees and processing times for Icelanders vary based on the visa type and the chosen application method (self-application or through a service provider).
  • For a hassle-free visa application process, thorough planning is advised.

For citizens of Iceland, obtaining a valid visa is mandatory for travel to Vietnam, whether for tourism or business purposes. The types of visas and their requirements are detailed as follows:

Type of Visa
Visa Requirement
Tourist Visa
Business Visa

Types of Vietnam Visas Available for Icelanders

Various types of Vietnam visas cater to Icelandic citizens, considering the mode of application, purpose of the visit, and duration of stay:

  • Application Method:
    • E-visa
    • Visa on arrival
  • Purpose of Visit:
    • Tourist visa
    • Business visa
    • Relative visit visa
  • Length of Stay in Vietnam:
    • 30 days single entry
    • 30 days multiple entry
    • 90 days single entry
    • 90 days multiple entries

Can Iceland Citizens Apply for Vietnam E-visa?

Yes, Icelandic citizens can apply for Vietnam e-visas either directly through the official Vietnam e-visa website or via a secure online form provided by our assistance service.

Requirements for Vietnam E-visa for Iceland Citizens

To secure a Vietnam e-visa, Icelandic citizens must ensure the following:

  • Valid Icelandic passport with a minimum validity of 6 months from the entry date and at least 2 blank pages.
  • Soft copy of the full passport personal detail page (in jpeg format).
  • Soft copy of a portrait photo (in jpeg format) meeting Vietnam e-visa photo requirements.
  • Active email for receiving OTP (One-Time Password).
  • Credit card/debit card for making the payment.

Vietnam E-visa Costs and Processing Time for Iceland Citizens

If applying for the e-visa independently, the fees are as follows:

  • Single entry visa: US $25
  • Multiple entry visa: US $50

Processing times:

  • <3 working days: 5%
  • 3 working days: 75%
  • 4-5 working days: 15%
  • 5 working days: 5%

Alternatively, applying through our service offers varying costs based on processing time and group size:

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

How to Get Vietnam E-visa for Iceland Citizens

The application process for Vietnam e-visas is straightforward, whether done independently or with our assistance:

  1. Complete the secure online visa application form and make the payment.
  2. Receive the e-visa letter in your registered email within the chosen processing time.
  3. Download the e-visa letter and present it to the Vietnam Immigration Officer for entry into Vietnam.

Processing times are guaranteed for:

  • 5-7 working days
  • 4 working days
  • Emergency

Can I Enter Vietnam with My E-visa at Any Point of Entry?

No, entry is restricted to the exact port of entry specified in the Vietnam e-visa application. Deviating from this may result in entry refusal.

Vietnam E-visa Ports of Entry for Icelandic Citizens

  • Airports: Noi Bai, Tan Son Nhat, Cam Ranh, Da Nang, Cat Bi, Can Tho, Phu Quoc, Phu Bai, Van Don, Tho Xuan, Dong Hoi, Phu Cat, Lien Khuong.
  • Landports: Various border gates.
  • Seaports: Multiple seaports.

Is it Possible to Extend My Stay in Vietnam Beyond My E-visa Duration?

No, extension is currently not possible. For a longer stay, exit Vietnam and return with another e-visa, though repeated actions may arouse suspicion.

Do I Have to Enter Vietnam on the Exact Date Specified in My E-visa Letter?

No, entry is allowed on any date between the arrival and exit dates stated on the e-visa. Entering earlier than the specified date is not permitted.

How to Get Vietnam Visa from Iceland?

The process of obtaining a Vietnam visa does not depend on the place of residence but on nationality. Icelanders can follow the steps outlined for e-visa applications.

Tips for Smooth and Faster Processing of Vietnam Visa for Icelandic Citizens

To facilitate a smooth visa application process:

  • Apply well in advance, preferably two weeks before planned departure.
  • Verify all requirements to avoid delays and rejections.
  • Double-check the accuracy of information provided in the application form.
  • Submit all necessary documents as instructed.
  • Ensure timely payment of the visa fee for e-visa applications.
  • Regularly check the application status and be ready to provide additional information if required.