Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)

A Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter) will be issued on arrival in Vietnam and is same as a Vietnam Visa from the Vietnamese Missions Abroad. The difference between the Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter) and the Visa of the Vietnamese Missions Abroad is only in place of Visa issuing (which can either be at the cities with Vietnamese Missions Abroad or evenly at airports on arrival in Vietnam). The Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter) is currently the most inexpensive Visa for Vietnam which still incur costs for issuing Visas (Visa Stamp Fees) at airports in Vietnam in addition to the low processing fees. Who want to avoid these additional costs in Vietnam should apply for a Online Tourist Visa (VOA) which will be also issued at entry but where all costs are included. The application for a Visa upon Arrival with Approval (Visa Approval Letter) as well as for a Visa on Arrival (VAO) can not be requested directly to the Vietnamese authorities. This is carried out through authorized agents like ITI-HOLIDAY.

Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter) in details

1.   Vietnam Visa on Arrival is the fastest, safest and most inexpensive Vietnam - Visa - Online Application
2.   Explanations Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)
3.   Advantages Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)
4.   Disadvantages Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)
5.   Process Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)
6.   Comparison Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)
7.   Costs Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)
8.   Savings Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)
9.   Online Application Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)

1.  Vietnam Visa on Arrival is the fastest, safest and most inexpensive Vietnam - Visa - Online Application
  • The fastest, safest and most inexpensive way for entry into Vietnam for Tourists and Business purpose!
  • Full-fledged Visa without restrictions for everyone. Applicable worldwide within a few minutes no matter where and when.
  • Issuing is possible at the following working day after booking and 100-percent entry guarantee*.
  • Save up to over 41.30 EURO per Visa compared with a Visa of the Vietnamese Embassy in Germany.
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Full-fledged Visa to Vietnam***, without any limitation! Validity such a Visa from the Vietnamese Embassy!
Available on international Airports in Vietnam as Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City as well Da Nang and Nha Trang!
In cases of confirmed application, we guarantee your entry into Vietnam as well the transport through your airline!
* We guarantee the entry into Vietnam as well the transport through your airline in cases of confirmed application.
** The cost of as of 8 EURO (Visa up to 15 days single entry) includes only our processing fees. Are added the fees for issuing Visas in the amount of 25, - USD (single entry), 50, - USD (multiple entry to 29 days), and 50, - USD (multiple entry to 85 days) which shall be payable to the Vietnamese Immigration Authorities at the destination airport in Vietnam.
*** You will get after booking and paying an official Approval about the receipt of Visa upon Arrival from the Vietnamese Immigration Department which is required at check in on the airport of departure. The Vietnam Visa will be issued upon arrival in Vietnam at the airport.
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2.  Explanations Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)
  • A Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter) is an official entry possibility into Vietnam and was created by the Vietnamese Immigration Department in order to the citizens of the 165 countries in which Vietnam has no diplomatic missions, to permit an application of a Visa for Vietnam.
  • A Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter) can also be requested by the citizens of the 73 States where Vietnam do have diplomatic missions. This would be for example the lumberjack from Alaska who does not want to send his passport to the Embassy of Vietnam in Washington DC or the stockbreeders in the Gobi Desert who cannot travel to Ulaanbaatar to apply for a Visa for Vietnam at the Vietnamese Embassy as well the businessman from Munich, which it is simply too risky to send his passport by post to Berlin in order to apply for his Visa for Vietnam at the Vietnamese Embassy. 
  • A Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter) is also a good way of applying for a Visa if one is abroad and does not know how to fill in the Visa Application in the local language or where the nearest Vietnam Embassy is. This might be the case if Mr. John from Australia is working in China and wants to spend in Vietnam a few days holiday but his Chinese is not sufficient to contact the Vietnamese embassy in Beijing and read the Visa Application form in Chinese and on thus cannot fill in the document.
  • Anyone can apply for Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter).
  • Who applies for a Vietnam Visa on Arrival will receive a so-called Approval Letter of the Vietnamese Immigration Department with which the one can easily board the airplane to Vietnam. At the airport on arrival in Vietnam the one then obtained within a very short time of a few minutes the proper Vietnam Visa. So in general the one will meet the fellow travellers again who already have a Vietnam Visa in their passports from one of the Vietnamese Missions Abroad at the baggage claim.
  • But the one should also take consider the possibility to apply for your Vietnam Visa at the Vietnamese Missions Abroad. If that does not mean too much trouble and too much hassle for you it's even then advantageous if you are planning to travel into Vietnam on land or water ways where the Vietnam Visa on Arrival is not valid.
  • The Vietnam Visa on Arrival with the Approval Letter from the Vietnamese Immigration Department is currently the most cost effective as well safest and most timesaving possibility to get a Vietnam Visa although often is claimed that a so called Vietnam Visa on Arrival is no official way of traveling to Vietnam is. The Approval Letter for a Vietnam Visa on Arrival is issued by the Vietnamese Immigration Authorities in Hanoi or Danang as well Ho Chi Minh City which show also responsible for assigning the reference numbers of the business Vietnam Visa or a Visa extension as well the Visa exemptions. More securely and officially than that way is not possible.
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3.  Advantages Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)
  • fast: provided payment of the service fees is the applications processing for permission for Vietnam Visa upon Arrival is a maximum of 3 working days from the application up to issuing of the permit
  • fast: the fees can be paid online (Instant Transfer, PayPal, Credit Card)
  • fast: a Approval for Vietnam Visa on Arrival can be applied anywhere in the world with a PC, Laptop, Tablet PC, Smartphone, as well as Internet access and the approval for the Vietnam Visa on Arrival will be received by E-Mail for printing
  • safely / inexpensively: a Approval for Vietnam Visa on Arrival can be applied encrypted online and there is no requested passport copy or send the passport to a Vietnamese Mission Abroad by post or courier service which involves risk of loss and extra cost
  • safely / inexpensively: to apply a permission for a Vietnam Visa on Arrival does not need to send documents by post or courier to one of the Vietnamese Missions Abroad or a Visa Service which involves risk of loss and is associated with additional costs
  • inexpensively: a Vietnam Visa on Arrival via Approval is more cost effective than any other Visa for Vietnam and there are no hidden costs such as shipping fees or travel expenses for getting to and from the next Vietnamese Mission Abroad
  • safely: in the event of trip cancellation or change of travel plans only the low fees for the application will be lost because the actual Visa Fees are payable later upon arrival at the airport in Vietnam
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4.  Disadvantages Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)
  • Availability: disadvantage of Vietnam Visa on Arrival with Approval is that only on the international airports Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Nha Trang and Danang entering is possible because only at border crossings on the Vietnamese International Airports are located offices of the Vietnamese Immigration Department
  • time consuming: the fees for Visa issuing at the Airports in Vietnam should be available in USD which may has to be exchange at Banks in advance of flight to Vietnam (although generally any freely convertible currency is accepted)
  • time consuming: upon arrival at the airport it needs to pass the process for issuing Visa which however should not take more than 20-40 minutes in general
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5.  Process Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)
  • open the online application form for Visa on Arrival Approval Letter
  • fill in minutes the information about the needed Approval Letter dependent to Visa Vietnam
  • add the data for the issuance of the invoice
  • check your information, choose your payment option and submit the application online
  • receive a automatic confirmation E-Mail which includes your receipt or invoice for money transfer
  • the request for Visa on Arrival Approval Letter will forward to the Vietnamese Immigration Department
  • at latest three working days after receipt of payment you will receive the Visa on Arrival Approval Letter by E-Mail
  • printing the Visa on Arrival Approval Letter for Airline Check In
  • go to the Immigration Department Counter at the arrival on Airport in Vietnam
  • pay the Visa Stamp fee in the amount of 25,- USD (single entry), 50,- USD (multiple entries up to 29 days) or 50,- USD (multiple entries up to 85 days) and get the Vietnam Visa within a few minutes
  • get back your passport with glued Vietnam Visa and continue through passport control
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6.  Comparison Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)

Mistakenly is almost always the Visa by Approval Letter (Visa upon Arrival, VAL) designated as Vsa on Arrival (well known as VOA or Online Tourist Visa). The difference is that the cost for a Visa on Arrival (VAO or Online Tourist Visa) already includes the full fees but for the  Vsa by Approval (Visa upon Arrival, VAL) still be settled Visa Stamp Fees at the arrival Airport in Vietnam.

Comparison on example - Tourist Vietnam Visa for single entry up to 30 days stay

Vietnam Visa in Advance        Vietnam Visa upon Arrival      
at Vietnamese Missions Abroad
(e.g. Embassy, Consulate in Germany)
by Vietnamese Immigration Authority
(Ministry of Public Security Vietnam)
Visa no Reference Visa with Reference     Visa Online     Visa Approval   
65.00 € 35.00 € 52.00 € 09.00 €
Surcharges
Porto ca. 09.30 €
Surcharges
Reference 15.00 €
Porto ca. 09.30 €
        Surcharges     
no extra
Surcharges
Visa Fees 25.00 USD
total ca. 74.30 € total ca. 59.30 € total 52.00 € total ca. 33.00 €
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7.  Costs Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)

 (generally applicable for each nationality)

Type of Visa on Arrival Vietnam Processing Fees ITI-HOLIDAY
Vietnam Visa up to 15 days stay and single entry: 08,- EURO per Person and Visa*
Vietnam Visa up to 30 days stay and single entry: 09,- EURO per Person and Visa*
Vietnam Visa up to 90 days stay and single entry: 17,- EURO per Person and Visa*
Vietnam Visa up to 29 days stay and multiple entries: 11,- EURO per Person and Visa*
Vietnam Visa up to 85 days stay and multiple entries: 30,- EURO per Person and Visa*
* Processing time within 3 business days (processing within 1 business day, + 8,- EURO / processing within ½ business day, + 14,- EURO). Visa stamp fees, in the amount of 25,- USD (single entry), 50,- USD (multiple entries up to 29 days) and 50,- USD (multiple entries up to 85 days) not included at processing fees. Those must be paid at the airport of arriving in Vietnam.

 

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8.  Savings Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)

(compared with entry by Vietnam Visa from the Embassy of SR Vietnam in Germany)

Type of Visa on Arrival Vietnam Total Savings at normal Processing Time
Vietnam Visa up to 15 days stay and single entry: about 32,- EURO per Person and Visa
Vietnam Visa up to 30 days stay and single entry: about 41,- EURO per Person and Visa
Vietnam Visa up to 90 days stay and single entry: about 34,- EURO per Person and Visa
Vietnam Visa up to 29/30 days stay and multiple entries: about 30,- EURO per Person and Visa
Vietnam Visa up to 85/90 days stay and multiple entries:* about 22,- EURO per Person and Visa
* For the applications at the Vietnamese Diplomatic Missions must be submitted some additional application documents (flight tickets, itinerary, hotel booking confirmations).

 

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9.  Online Application Vietnam Visa on Arrival (Vietnam Visa upon Arrival by Approval Letter)
8 €
Vietnam Visa
up to 15 Days
Single Entry
9 €
Vietnam Visa
up to 30 Days
Single Entry
11 €
Vietnam Visa
up to 29 Days
Multiple Entries
17 €
Vietnam Visa
up to 90 Days
Single Entry
30 €
Vietnam Visa
up to 85 Days
Multiple Entries
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Prices are not include Visa stamp fees in the amount of 25,- USD (single entry), 50,- USD (multiple entries up to 29 days) and 50,- USD (multiple entries up to 85 days) at the destination airport in Vietnam.

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