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Vietnam visa for Egypt citizens

Vietnam visa for Egypt citizens

It has been 50 years since that day Vietnam and Egypt established diplomatic relationship. With long time, two countries has co-operated in many fields including tourist, economic, polity, etc. Regarding tourist field, Vietnam has changes many policies aiming to facilitate Egypt citizens visiting and discovering Vietnam. One of important changes is Vietnam visa policy. In order to know exactly about Vietnam visa for Egypt citizens, reader can spend time reading below article.


Is there any differences regarding visa requirement for Egypt citizens?


Actually, Vietnam visa requirements for Egypt citizens are same as requirement for citizens of other countries which including an original passport with six months of validity and two empty pages at least. In addition, Egypt people need to have an issued visa approval letter if you want to get visa at international airport of Vietnam. The only difference in visa requirement for Egypt people is visa fee. Both Vietnam Immigration Department and embassy require a higher fee to process visa request of these citizens. Detailed fee will be quoted sixth part of this article.  


When should Egypt citizens apply for visa?


The advice for Egypt citizens is applying for visa as soon as possible. By doing this, you will be sure to have visa before your arrival date. Egypt people should not wait for the last minutes to apply for visa. In case you have an unplanned travel, you are recommended contacting our support team to be guided to apply for visa in urgent service with a few hours of processing.


Can Egypt citizens arrange visa at embassy of Vietnam as traditional?


The answer is yes, this traditional applying way is currently available for Egypt people. For those who cross land or sea border to Vietnam, getting your visa before travelling at embassy of Vietnam is a good way. Procedure to pick up visa at the embassy must start by contacting the embassy to know exact visa requirement and visa fee that you need to prepare. After completing this task, you should bring all prepared things and enough visa fee to the embassy within officer hour from Monday to Friday.


Can Egypt citizens arrange visa online?


Besides going to embassy to get visa directly, Egypt applicants can use online method to have visa to Vietnam. Getting Vietnam visa online is applied for both land or sea travelers as after procedure of applying online, you can pick up official visa at embassy of Vietnam or Vietnam international airport. In order to have official visa online, Egypt citizens at first must obtain online for pre-approved visa issued by the Immigration Department via a visa agent in Vietnam. Actually, Egypt citizens can easily find a visa agent like to help to complete this step. With their help, Egypt citizens can visit the website and complete Vietnam visa application online. In the application, you must provide your personal information such as full name, date of birth, passport number, gender and nationality, and information regarding your desire visa type. Right after fulfilling the application, you will be guided to next step of sending payment for visa approval fee through PayPal, Bank Transfer or Western union. The agent will collect the fee and then send it to the Immigration Department to process pre-approved visa for you. Within two working days since you submitted application and sent the payment, the granted pre-approved visa will be available in your registered email. This pre-approved visa can be Vietnam visa approval code which allows you to stamp official visa at embassy of Vietnam. Or it can be an issued Vietnam visa approval letter that you can use to pick up official visa at airport of Vietnam. After online procedure, Egypt citizens can arrange time to stamp visa at embassy or Vietnam airport. It is notice that, getting visa at embassy should be implemented three to five days before the day noted as arrival date in your visa approval code. Meanwhile, Egypt citizens can go to Vietnam international airport at any time during the validity of your visa approval letter to have visa.


What are requirements for transit purpose?


In fact, many Egypt citizens transit at Vietnam airport to wait for flight for their destination. In case Egypt citizens will not leave the transit area of the airport, you do not need to obtain a visa for Vietnam. After getting off the plane, you just need to follow the direction to go to transit area and then wait for your flight there. However, in case, Egypt people wishing to leave the transit area and visit the city, a visa is necessary. In addition, for those who are not sure that they will leave the transit area or not, it is recommended applying for a visa in advance.  


How does visa cost for Egypt citizens?


As mentioned, visa cost for Egypt citizens is higher than the cost for other citizens. The detailed fee for getting Vietnam visa on arrival online at Vietnam airport is USD 75/person for one month single entry visa, USD 95/person for one month multiple entries of less than 29 days, USD 80/person for three month single entry visa, and USD 185/person for three month multiple entries visa of less than 90 days.


For further information regarding Vietnam visa for Egypt citizens, please send an email to or call to hotline number (84) 975 85 66 33. 



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