Vietnam visa for Scots

Are Visas Necessary for Travel from Scotland to Vietnam?

Refer to the chart below for details on Vietnam visa requirements for individuals from Scotland:

Type of visa
Visa Requirement
Tourist visa
Required
Business visa
Required

Scotland are OBLIGED to obtain a valid visa to enter Vietnam, whether for tourism or business purposes. For travelers with Scottish passports planning a trip to Vietnam, it is crucial to fulfill the following entry prerequisites:

• Your Scottish passport must remain valid for at least 6 months beyond your intended arrival date in Vietnam.

• Your Scottish passport should have a minimum of 2 blank pages.

Please be aware that if you are a visitor from Scotland planning to travel to Vietnam by air, it is advisable to apply for a Vietnam visa on arrival since there is no Vietnam embassy located in Scotland.

How to Request a Vietnam Visa for Scottish Citizens?

Scottish citizens and passport holders have two options for applying for a Vietnam visa:

  1. Apply at a Local Vietnam Embassy As of now, there is no embassy or consulate of Vietnam in Scotland.

If you are not currently residing in Scotland, you can contact the nearest Vietnam embassy or consulate in neighboring countries to obtain a visa stamp in your passport before departing for Vietnam.

2. Apply for a Vietnam Visa Online (Recommended)

This method is commonly referred to as Visa on Arrival (VOA), and it is the most convenient way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for Scottish citizens who plan to travel to Vietnam by air. With VOA, you can apply online through the website by following these steps:

  • Complete the secure online application form and make the required service fee payment.
  • Receive the visa approval letter via email, typically within 2 working days for a tourist visa or 7 working days for a business visa.
  • Obtain the visa stamp upon arrival at the Vietnam airport and pay the stamping fee there.

Vietnam Visa on Arrival Fee for Scottish Citizens

Wondering about the cost of a Vietnam visa for individuals from Scotland? Please find the fees below.

Showing price for: 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
Showing price for: 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 fees listed above are applicable for the standard service with a processing time of 2 working days. For expedited processing, you will be required to pay extra fees as follows:

• US $10 per person for 1-day processing.

• US $25 per person for 4-hour processing.

• US $50 per person for 2-hour processing.