Since 01.07.2016 and until 30.06.2021 citizens from following countries do not need a visa to enter Vietnam:
|Countries||Maximum duration of stay (including arrival and departure days)|
|France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK (*)||15 days|
|Japan, South Korea, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Russia and Belarus (*)||15 days|
|Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Brunei, Laos and Cambodia||30 days|
(*) Following conditions must be met:
- the passport is valid for at least six months
- two consecutive visa-free entries must be at least 30 days apart (This rule does not apply to those who enter Vietnam with a valid visa
Those who do not fall in the above categories are still required to have a valid visa to enter Vietnam.
To apply for a visa, please contact the Vietnamese embassy or consulate general responsible for you.
There is also a possibility to apply for a e-visa.