Liberia citizens must obtain a valid visa for entry into Vietnam, regardless of the purpose or duration of their stay.
Type of Visa:
Tourist visa: Required
Business visa: Required
Additional Entry Requirements:
Passport validity of at least 6 months upon arrival.
A minimum of 2 blank pages in the Liberia passport.
Applying for Vietnam Visa:
The application process depends on the type of visa desired. The following outlines the steps for obtaining tourist and business visas for Liberia citizens.
Tourist Visa for Liberia Citizens:
Prior to the pandemic, Liberia citizens could obtain a tourist visa through the embassy or visa on arrival.
Due to changes post-Covid, sponsorship from a registered Vietnamese tour company is now mandatory. The company assists in obtaining the visa approval letter, and the visa is stamped upon arrival at the Vietnam airport.
An alternative option is the Vietnam tourist visa package, covering the approval letter and immigration fast-track. Fees vary based on processing time.
7 – 10 working days
Business Visa for Liberia Citizens:
For a business visa, Liberian citizens must have a sponsor company in Vietnam.
The application involves two steps:
Step 1: Obtain a visa approval letter by submitting required documents (Form NA2, Form NA16, certified business registration) to the Vietnam Immigration Department. Processing time is 7 – 10 working days.
Step 2: Get the business visa stamped at the Vietnam embassy/consulate in Liberia before departure.
Assistance is available for the business visa approval letter.
Processing time: 5 – 7 working days
Fee: $270 (covers approval letter only, excludes stamping fee)
Vietnam Visa Fees for Liberia Citizens:
Fees for tourist and business visas vary based on processing time.
Tourist visa: Refer to the above section for details.
5 – 7 working days
3 working days
Note: Fees mentioned cover only the approval letter assistance and do not include the stamping fee at the embassy/airport.