Vietnam visa for Swedes

Visa Requirements for Sweden Citizens:

  • Sweden citizens are not required to obtain a visa for stays in Vietnam lasting up to 45 consecutive days.
  • According to the Vietnam Government’s announcement, holders of Sweden passports can enter Vietnam without a visa for a 45-day stay.

Visa Types and Requirements:

Type of visa
Up to 45 days
Over 45 days
Tourist visa
Not required
Business visa
Not required

Extension Options:

  • If desiring a longer stay, Sweden citizens have two options:
    1. Leave Vietnam and return with another 45-day visa exemption.
    2. Apply for a 90-day eVisa.

Application Methods for Vietnam Visa:

  • Currently, the sole method for Swedish citizens to obtain a visa to Vietnam is by applying for a Vietnam eVisa.

Types of Vietnam eVisa for Swedish Citizens:

  • Different types of Vietnam eVisas are available for Sweden citizens based on various criteria:
    • Regarding visa validity and number of entries:
      • 90 days single entry visa
      • 90 days multiple entry visa.
    • Regarding the purpose of visit:
      • Tourist visa
      • Business visa.

Duration of Stay for Sweden Citizens:

  • Sweden citizens can stay in Vietnam for up to 90 days, depending on visa validity.
  • Entry must align with the granted arrival date on the visa.
  • Departure must occur no later than the exit date on the visa, unless an extension has been successfully obtained.

Vietnam eVisa Validity:

  • A Vietnam eVisa is valid for a maximum of 90 days, as specified on the visa letter.

Requirements for Vietnam eVisa Application (Sweden Citizens):

  • To complete the online Vietnam eVisa application, Swedish citizens need:
    • Full passport personal page scan.
    • Portrait photo (soft copy) meeting Vietnam eVisa photo requirements.
    • Active email for OTP.
    • Credit card/debit card for payment.

Vietnam eVisa Costs and Processing for Sweden Citizens:

  • Application fees for self-application:
    • Single entry visa: $25
    • Multiple entry visa: $50
  • Processing time and percentages:
    • <3 working days: 5%
    • 3 working days: 75%
    • 4-5 working days: 15%
    • 5 working days: 5%
  • Application fees with assistance:
Visa type Processing time Visa fee (USD/Pax) (Government Fee + Service Fee)
1-2 pax 3-4 pax From 5 pax
90-day single entry 5-7 working days 50 49 48
4 working days 68 67 66
90-day multiple entry 5-7 working days 78 77 79
4 working days 96 95 93

Application Steps for Vietnam eVisa (Sweden Citizens):

  1. Complete the secure online application form, providing necessary details.
  2. Make payment using credit/debit card or PayPal.
  3. Receive the visa letter via email within the registered time.
  4. Download the Vietnamese e-Visa and print it for travel.

Tips for Smooth Processing:

  • Apply well in advance.
  • Verify all requirements before submission.
  • Double-check information for accuracy.
  • Submit necessary documents as instructed.
  • Pay the visa fee in advance.
  • Regularly check application status and be ready to provide additional information if needed.