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Receive Vietnam visa at Saigon airport

Receive Vietnam visa at Saigon airport

The latest immigration law of Vietnam Immigration Department regulates that Vietnam visa on arrival is applicable for foreigners from almost countries. Visa on arrival can be picked up at one of three Vietnam international airports including Sai Gon- Tan Son Nhat airport.


How to receive Vietnam visa at Saigon airport?

The requirement to get Vietnam visa on arrival at Sai Gon airport is very simple including Vietnam visa approval letter issued by the Immigration Department of Vietnam, and your original passport with 6 month of validity and 2 blank pages at least.


Vietnam visa approval letter can be applied online conveniently as below steps:

  • Submit visa application online at https://www.visaforvietnam.org/apply.html
  • Make payment for Vietnam visa approval fee as quoted by the system by credit card (OnePay), via PayPal, Bank transfer, or Western Union.

After completing visa application and payment, applicants will receive a scan copy of Vietnam visa approval letter issued by the Immigration Department within 2 hours to 2 business days.

What you need to do then is to print your visa approval letter out and put it into the same place with your original passport. When you arrive at Sai Gon airport, by presenting visa approval letter for Vietnam Immigration officers, you can get Vietnam visa stamped onto your passport.


The cost to receive Vietnam visa at Sai Gon airport:

All foreigners wishing to get Vietnam visa on arrival are required to pay Vietnam visa cost consisting visa approval fee and stamp fee. For further details about these fees, please refer to Vietnam visa fee page.


The waiting time to get Vietnam visa at Sai Gon airport

The waiting time for Vietnam visa approval letter is from 2 hours to 2 working days depending on express service client request. For normal service, it takes 2 working days to get visa approval letter sent to you. In rush situations, applicants can get Vietnam visa approval letter faster by selecting urgent service (1 working day processing) or super urgent service (4 working hours). To get further information on how to get Vietnam visa in rush cases, please refer to emergency Vietnam visa page.

 

Then, when you arrive at Sai Gon airport, it takes 15 minutes averagely to get Vietnam visa stamped. In case clients want to shorten the waiting time at airport, VISAFORVIETNAM can offer Stamping Support Service- SSS- with USD 25 plus. By using SSS, travelers will be picked up and assisted to get Vietnam visa stamped quickly upon your arrival at Vietnam airport.  

 

Currently, getting Vietnam visa at airport (visa on arrival) has been chosen by almost air travelers from different countries foreigners from almost countries because it can be requested online in just few minutes without submitting any original document. In addition, it is very simple, time-saving and convenient.


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