How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Shonai


Embassy of Vietnam in Shonai

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Shonai, Japan. Travellers from Shonai can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Tokyo for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Tokyo (348.9 km)
Address 50-11 Motoyoyogicho, Shibuya, Tokyo 151-0062, Japan
Phone + 81 3 3466 3311 or + 81 3 3466 3313
Distance 348.9km (216.8mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly from Shonai total time 2h 3m
  • Taxi to Yamagata, fly total time 2h 39m
  • Train total time 5h 13m
  • Drive total time 5h 46m
Current time in Shonai Saturday 12 07, 2019 11:45 AM

How to get from Shonai to the embassy in Tokyo

How to apply

Japanese nationals and foreign visitors living in Shonai, Japan can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Tokyo or applying online for an approval letter to pick up the visa on arrival.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Shonai, the following documents are REQUIRED:

  • Valid passport for at least 06 months prior to your planned entry date (Travel documents or temporary passports may not be accepted)
  • Application form (Click here to download)
  • 02 recently taken passport sized photos (4*6cm)
  • Visa application fees

Apply for visa on arrival

Visa on arrival is an alternative way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for those who fly from Shonai to Vietnam (Average flight time between Shonai and Vietnam is about 6 hours, 19 minutes). The process involves 4 simple steps:

  1. Submit an online form for the approval letter.
  2. Receive the approval letter by Email in 2 working days.
  3. Prepare photos, entry/exit form, stamping fee and the approval letter
  4. Arrive at Vietnam airport, present all documents above to get the visa stamped on passport.

Public Holidays in Shonai 2019

Holidays Date Day Counting down
New Year's Day 01 January 2020Wednesday24 days, 14 hours
Coming-of-age Day 13 January 2020Monday36 days
Tet Eve 24 January 2020Friday47 days
Tet Nguyen Dan 25 January 2020Saturday48 days
Tet Holiday 26 January 2020Sunday49 days
Tet Holiday 27 January 2020Monday50 days
Tet Holiday 28 January 2020Tuesday51 days
Tet Holiday 29 January 2020Wednesday52 days
National Foundation Day 11 February 2020Tuesday65 days
Vernal Equinox Day 20 March 2020Friday103 days