Vietnam visa for Nicaraguans

Do Citizens of Nicaragua Require a Visa for Vietnam?

Indeed, citizens of Nicaragua are mandated to obtain a valid visa to enter Vietnam, whether for tourism or business purposes.

Type of Visa
Visa Requirement
Tourist visa
Required
Business visa
Required

Nicaraguan citizens must secure a valid visa to enter Vietnam for either tourism or business purposes. Travelers with Nicaraguan passports must adhere to the following entry requirements:

  • The Nicaragua passport should remain valid for at least 6 months following the arrival date in Vietnam.
  • The Nicaragua passport must have at least 2 blank pages.

Note: Travelers from Nicaragua planning to visit Vietnam by air are advised to apply for a Vietnam visa on arrival, as there is currently no Vietnam embassy in Nicaragua.

How to Secure a Vietnam Visa for Nicaraguan Citizens?

Citizens of Nicaragua and passport holders can opt for one of the following two methods to apply for a Vietnam visa:

1. Apply at the Local Vietnam Embassy

As of now, there is no embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Nicaragua. Those not residing in Nicaragua currently should contact the local Vietnam embassy/consulate in nearby countries to obtain a visa stamp on their passport before departing to Vietnam.

2. Apply for Vietnam Visa Online (Recommended)

This method is known as Visa on Arrival (VOA), and it is the most convenient way for Nicaraguan citizens traveling to Vietnam by air to obtain a visa.

With VOA, you can apply online via the website by:

  1. Completing the secure online application form and making payment of the service fee.
  2. Receiving the visa approval letter by 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 Nicaraguan Citizens

The fees for a Vietnam visa for Nicaraguan citizens are outlined below:

  • 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

Service Fee is quoted in US $/pax.

The above fees apply to normal service of 2 working days processing. You need to pay extra:

  • US $10/pax for 1 working day processing;
  • US $25/pax for 4 working hours processing;
  • US $50/pax for 2 working hours processing.
  • 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 Fee is quoted in US $/pax.

The above fees apply to normal service of 7 working days processing. You need to pay extra:

  • US $30/pax for 3 working days processing;
  • US $50/pax for 2 working days processing.