I will travel to Vietnam from UAE, I want to know if Emirati citizens require visa for visit Vietnam or not ?
Unites Arab Emirates citizens are the same as most of the citizens in the Middle East needed visas to visit Vietnam. The Unites Arab Emirates passport holders can apply for Vietnam tourist evisas or business evisas with Vietnam Immigration Department.
How to get Vietnam visa in United Arab Emirates?
There are 2 ways for you to get a Vietnam visa:
1. Apply for your Vietnam visa in a Vietnam Embassy / Consulate:
You can come in person to the Vietnam embassy in your country and you will be instructed step by step on how to apply for a Vietnam visa there. By this way, you have to come directly to the Vietnam embassy at least two times. The first time you come there is to submit required documents and the second one coming there is to get your Vietnam visa.
For your convenience, we would like to give you the contact information of the Vietnam embassy in United Arab Emirates as below:
Embassy of Vietnam in Abu Dhabi (UAE)
Location: Villa 0101, Str. 27, Sector 24, Al Mushrif area, Abu Dhabi, UAE
P.O. Box: 113038 – Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone: + 971-2 449 6720 (Ambassador)
+ 971-2 449 8089 (Minister – Counsellor)
+ 971-2 441 7899 (Protocol Section)
+ 971-2 449 6710 (Consular Section)
+ 971-4 359 7350 (Commercial Section)
+ 971-2 635 3847 (Labour Section)
Fax: + 971-2 449 6730
Website : www.vietnamembassy-uae.org
2. Apply for Vietnam visa on arrival through us
Vietnam Immigration Department is the one of two government organizations which can issue Vietnam visas. Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs is another one gives normal visas through its embassy and consulate system.
Vietnam Immigration Department gives visa online or also called Vietnam evisa or Vietnam visa o arrival. There are two types of evisa you can apply with the Immigration Department, Vietnam tourist evisa and business evisa. The tourist evisa allows you to travel, visit friends and family, the business visa is for people who want to come to work or doing businesses. Both evissa are available in 1, 3 and 6 months periods with single or multiple entries. You can extend it once before it expired.
Applying visa with Vietnam Foreign Affairs, you need to find Vietnam embassy in or near your country. Please find it here.
Applying evisa with Vietnam Immigration Department you need:
– A passport with 6 month left
– 1 blank page in the passport
– An email address to receive the approval letter
– Online payment tools (example: credit card like visa or master card, paypal) to pay for our service fees
– 2 passport photos size which are needed at the Vietnam airport
– USA cash to pay for the visa fees at the airport