How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Chisinau


Embassy of Vietnam in Chisinau

There currently is NO embassy or consulate of Vietnam in Chisinau, Moldova. Visitors from Chisinau can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Bucharest, Romania for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Bucharest (357.3 km)
Address Strada C. A. Rosetti 35, Bucharest 030167, Romania
Phone + 40 21 311 0334(Dial +40 when calling from Chisinau)
Distance 357.3km (222.0mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly from Chisinau total time 3h 2m
  • Bus to Iasi, fly total time 4h 59m
  • Train total time 12h 47m
  • Night train total time 13h 11m
  • Drive total time 6h 31m
Current time in Chisinau Thursday 12 12, 2019 04:34 AM None

How to get from Chisinau to the embassy in Bucharest

How to apply

Moldovan nationals and foreign visitors living in Chisinau, Moldova can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Bucharest 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 Chisinau, 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 applicants who plan to arrive Vietnam by Air from Chisinau, Moldova (Average flight time between Chisinau and Vietnam is 12 hours, 15 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.

2019 Public Holidays in Chisinau

Holidays Date Day Counting down
Christmas Day 25 December 2019Wednesday12 days, 14 hours
New Year's Day 01 January 2020Wednesday19 days, 14 hours
Orthodox Christmas Holiday 06 January 2020Monday24 days, 14 hours
Orthodox Christmas Day 07 January 2020Tuesday25 days, 14 hours
Tet Eve 24 January 2020Friday42 days
Tet Nguyen Dan 25 January 2020Saturday43 days
Tet Holiday 26 January 2020Sunday44 days
Tet Holiday 27 January 2020Monday45 days
Tet Holiday 28 January 2020Tuesday46 days
Tet Holiday 29 January 2020Wednesday47 days

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