Vietnam visa for Tanzanians


  • All Tanzanian passport holders planning to visit Vietnam are required to obtain a valid visa.
  • Tanzanian citizens can now apply for a Vietnam e-visa, valid for up to 90 days for single or multiple entries.
  • Vietnam visa fees and processing times for Tanzanians vary based on the type of visa and the method of application.
  • Proper planning is essential for a smooth Vietnam visa application process.

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. Does Tanzania Citizen Need a Visa to Vietnam?

  • Yes, Tanzanian citizens are required to have a valid visa to enter Vietnam for tourism or business purposes.

2. How Many Types of Vietnam Visas are Available for Tanzania Citizens?

There are different types of Vietnam visas available for Tanzanian citizens based on the method of application, purpose of visit, and duration of stay, including tourist and business visas:

  • Regarding the way of application:
    • e-visa
  • Regarding the purpose of visit:
    • Tourist visa
    • Business visa
    • Relative visit visa,
  • Regarding the length of stay in Vietnam:
    • 30 days single entry
    • 30 days multiple entry
    • 90 days single entry
    • 90 days multiple entry

3. Can Tanzania Citizens Apply for Vietnam eVisa?

  • Yes, Tanzanian citizens can apply for a Vietnam e-visa either through the official website or with support from a service provider.

4. What are the Requirements for Vietnam eVisa for Tanzania Citizens?

  • Tanzanian citizens need to ensure the following:
    • Valid Tanzania passport with at least 6 months of validity and 2 blank pages.
    • Soft copies of passport personal details and a portrait meeting Vietnam e-visa photo requirements.
    • Active email for receiving OTP.
    • Credit/debit card for payment.

5. What are Vietnam eVisa Cost and Processing Time for Tanzania Citizens?

  • For self-application:
    • Single entry visa: US $25
    • Multiple entry visa: US $50
  • Processing time:
    • <3 working days: 5%
    • 3 working days: 75%
    • 4-5 working days: 15%
    • 5 working days: 5%
  • When applying with support:
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

6. How to Get Vietnam eVisa for Tanzania Citizens?

  • Application can be made on the Vietnam e-visa official website or through a service provider in three steps:
    1. Complete a secure online visa application form and make payment.
    2. Receive the e-visa letter within the requested processing time.
    3. Download the e-visa letter and present it to the Vietnam Immigration Officer for entry.

Our processing time is guaranteed in:

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

7. Can I Enter Vietnam with My eVisa at Any Point of Entry?

  • No, entry must be at the exact port specified in the Vietnam e-visa application to avoid refusal. You can check the Vietnam evisa ports below:
Noi Bai Airport (Hanoi)
Tay Trang Border Gate (Dien Bien)
Hon Gai Seaport (Quang Ninh)
Tan Son Nhat Airport (Ho Chi Minh City)
Mong Cai Border Gate (Quang Ninh)
Cam Pha Seaport (Quang Ninh)
Cam Ranh Airport (Khanh Hoa)
Huu Nghi Border Gate (Lang Son)
Hai Phong Seaport (Hai Phong)
Da Nang Airport (Da Nang)
Lao Cai Border Gate (Lao Cai)
Vung Ang Seaport (Ha Tinh)
Cat Bi Airport (Hai Phong)
Na Meo Border Gate (Thanh Hoa)
Chan May Seaport (Thua Thien Hue)
Can Tho Airport (Can Tho)
Nam Can Border Gate (Nghe An)
Da Nang Seaport (Da Nang)
Phu Quoc Airport (Kien Giang)
Cau Treo Border Gate (Ha Tinh)
Nha Trang Seaport (Khanh Hoa)
Phu Bai Airport (Thua Thien Hue)
Cha Lo Border Gate (Quang Binh)
Quy Nhon Seaport (Binh Dinh)
Van Don Airport (Quang Ninh)
La Lay Border Gate (Quang Tri)
Dung Quat Seaport (Quang Ngai)
Tho Xuan Airport (Thanh Hoa)
Lao Bao Border Gate (Quang Tri)
Vung Tau Seaport (Ba Ria-Vung Tau)
Dong Hoi Airport (Quang Binh)
Bo Y Border Gate (Kon Tum)
Ho Chi Minh City Seaport (Ho Chi Minh City)
Phu Cat Airport (Binh Dinh)
Moc Bai Border Gate (Tay Ninh)
Duong Dong Seaport (Kien Giang)
Lien Khuong Airport (Lam Dong)
Xa Mat Border Gate (Tay Ninh)
Tinh Bien Border Gate (An Giang)
Vinh Xuong Land and Waterway Border Gate (An Giang)
Ha Tien Border Gate (Kien Giang)

8. Is It Possible to Extend Stay Beyond eVisa Duration?

  • No, currently, extension is not possible. Re-entry with another e-visa is advised.

9. Do I Have to Enter Vietnam on the Exact Date Specified in My eVisa Letter?

  • No, entry can be made on any date between the arrival and exit dates specified in the e-visa.

10. How to Get Vietnam Visa from Tanzania?

  • Follow the steps outlined in the e-visa application process.

11. Tips for Smooth Processing of Vietnam Visa for Tanzania Citizens:

  • Apply well in advance, at least two weeks before planned departure.
  • Check and fulfill all requirements to avoid delays.
  • Ensure accurate information in the application form.
  • Submit necessary documents as instructed.
  • Pay the visa fee (for e-visa) in advance.
  • Regularly follow up on the application status.

For detailed information or assistance, contact us. We are committed to facilitating a hassle-free visa application process for Tanzanian citizens traveling to Vietnam.