Vietnam is now regarded as one of the most popular tourist destination for Mongolian people because there are a lot of flights from Mongolia, and Vietnam offers a lot of beautiful places for vacation. Many Mongolian people come to Vietnam through Tan Son Nhat airport (Ho Chi Minh city). For Mongolian people who fly to Tan Son Nhat airport, do they need visa in advance? What is Vietnam visa requirements for Mongolian people coming to Ho Chi Minh city?
For Mongolian people entering Vietnam through Tan Son Nhat airport (Ho Chi Minh city), visa is a must. All Mongolian people landing at Tan Son Nhat airport need to show a valid visa for entry. If not, the airlines staff will not allow Mongolian people for boarding.
Mongolian citizens are required to apply for valid visas to enter Ho Chi Minh city for both tourism and business purposes and meet the entry requirements. After applying online, Mongolian people arriving into Ho Chi Minh can get visa on arrival at Tan Son Nhat airport. Besides, Vietnam launched its electronic visa program for 82 countries, including Mongolia, in which Mongolian people can apply Electronic visa online and get the electronic visa electronically.
The Phu Quoc Island, among the top places to visit in Vietnam, has an option for visa-free entry of up to 30-day stay for Mongolian people. This visa-free entry is valid for Mongolian people travelling to Phu Quoc only. If Mongolian citizens come to Phu Quoc only for less than 30 days, they can get visa exemption. In case Mongolian people come to Phu Quoc and other places in Vietnam, such as Ho Chi Minh city, Mongolian people need to apply visa in advance.
There are many types of Vietnam visa which allow Mongolian people enter Ho Chi Minh city. Mongolian people can choose one of these three visa types for both tourist and business purpose:
Tourist Electronic visa is one of the most popular types of Vietnamese visa for Mongolian people which is valid for a period of 30 days (Single entry).
2.1/ Vietnam Electronic visa For Mongolian people entry Ho Chi Minh city in 2024
Electronic Visa is by far the best way to get a Vietnamese Visa for Mongolian citizens. Effective since February 2017, the electronic visa is a type of visa issued to foreigners by the Vietnamese Immigration Department, that was created to be accepted with an electronic system. This type of visa is issued only for Short Visits to Vietnam for tourism, casual visits, short duration medical treatment, or short business visit. It can be applied online before Mongolian people travel to Vietnam. Once electronic visa is approved, Mongolian people will receive it through email, take a print of it as Mongolian people need to show at the airport.
Vietnam Electronic visa for Mongolian people can be used to enter Vietnam through international airports, including Tan Son Nhat airport (Ho Chi Minh city). With granted Electronic visa, Mongolian Passport Holders can enter Ho Chi Minh without any trouble.
When applying Vietnam Electronic visa online, Mongolian people must choose exactly the entry port as “Tan Son Nhat airport – Ho Chi Minh city” because the immigration officer will allow Mongolian people enter Ho Chi Minh only if the entry port in Electronic visa is correct.
This Vietnam electronic visa is valid for 30 days after arrival and is a Single Entry visa. Once the first 30 days of your visa have passed, Mongolian people need to renew the visa or leave Vietnam.
Documents needed for applying Vietnam electronic visa for Mongolian people entry Ho Chi Minh city
Click here https://www.vietnamimmigration.com/apply-vietnam-visa/ to apply Vietnam electronic visa for Mongolian people entry Ho Chi Minh city
2.2/ Vietnam Visa On Arrival For Mongolian people entry Ho Chi Minh city in 2024
Another easy way for Mongolian people to obtain a Vietnamese Visa to Ho Chi Minh city is to apply Visa on Arrival online. For this Visa on Arrival, Mongolian people must apply approval letter first by filling up the visa application. Mongolian people can receive the visa approval letter by email in 3-5 working days. Then Mongolians people print out the documents to pick up visa after landing in Tan Son Nhat airport (Ho Chi Minh city). This visa is used for Mongolian people who plan to stay in Vietnam for less than or up to 3 months.
Vietnamese Visa on Arrival is valid from 1-3 months. The process can take anywhere because it is online application. Visa on Arrival involves two types of fees – service fee for obtaining an approval letter and stamping fee payable by cash at Vietnam airport.
Visa on arrival is available at 6 international airports in Vietnam, including Tan Son Nhat airport in Ho Chi Minh city. Mongolian people can apply online to get visa approval letter and use this letter to get visa at “visa landing counter” in Ho Chi Minh city.
Documents needed for applying Vietnam visa on arrival for Mongolian people entry Ho Chi Minh city
Here is the list of documents required for Visa on Arrival for Mongolian people at Tan Son Nhat airport:
Click here https://www.vietnamimmigration.com/apply-vietnam-visa/ to apply Vietnam approval letter for Mongolian people entry Ho Chi Minh city
2.3/ Vietnam Visa applied at the embassy For Mongolian people entry Ho Chi Minh city in 2024
Besides Visa on Arrival and electronic visa, Mongolian Passport Holders can get their visas prior to their journey to Ho Chi Minh by applying at the Vietnamese Embassy in Ulaanbaatar. This is ideal for those who wish to get visa offline. However, this option is slightly expensive. Usually, it takes up to 7 working days to process a visa to Ho Chi Minh from Mongolia. Mongolian people can apply for a visa at Vietnamese embassy up to six months in advance.
Documents needed for applying Vietnam visa for Mongolian people entry Ho Chi Minh city at Vietnam embassy:
List of documents you will have to submit when applying visa entry Ho Chi Minh city for Mongolian people in advance:
Address of Vietnam embassy in Mongolia:
Бүгд Найрамдах Социалист Вьетнам Улсаас Монгол Улсад суугаа Элчин сайдын яам
Энхтайвaны өргөн чөлөө 47, Улаанбаатар, Төв шуудангийн хайрцаг 670
Ерөнхий шугам: (00-976 -11) 454 632 эсвэл (00-976 -11) 458 917
Факс: (00-976 -11) 458 923
Visa extension is an action that is applied for Mongolian people who wish to prolong their current stay in Vietnam without leaving the country. Mongolian Passport Holders in Ho Chi Minh city can come to immigration office in Ho Chi Minh city to submit visa extension request. Or Mongolian people can ask a visa agent to help them process visa extension in Ho Chi Minh city.
Please note that Vietnam visa extension can be available or not depending on the immigration rule. In case Vietnam visa extension is closed, Mongolian people in Ho Chi Minh city should do the border run through Cambodia and re-enter Vietnam with new visa. In this case, it’s recommended for Mongolian people to apply Electronic visa before crossing the border to Cambodia.
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