How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Panama

Available Visas Visa Requirements Visa Information Get This Visa
Business Visa required For business travelers holding Panamanians passports who visit Vietnam for signing contacts, attending conferences or other business activities. Get it as soon as 14:00 - February 14, 2019
Tourist Visa required For Panamanians passport holders who visit Vietnam for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 10:30 - February 12, 2019
Work Visa required For Panamanians nationals who intend to work in Vietnam.
Student Visa required For students from Panama who plan to study in Vietnam.

Embassies and Consulates of Vietnam in Panama

Panama City

Local 3, Piso 10, Edificio Banco Atlantico, Calle 50 y 53, Panama

+507 6990 3656


Office hours
Monday - Friday: 8:30 A.M – 12:00 P.M ; 1:30 P.M – 5:00 P.M (Close now)

Time Right Now
Panama City: Sunday 02 23, 2020 20:25 PM (America/Panama)


Embassy of Vietnam in Panama

How to apply

Panamanians passport holders or foreign passports living in Panama can choose between 02 available methods below to apply for a visa to Vietnam.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Panama, 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 Panama. 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.

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Visa on arrival price (Price quoted in PAB)

Visa Type 3 Working Days 1 Working Day
1 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 12 PAB 24 PAB
1 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 14 PAB 26 PAB
3 Month Single Entry (Tourist) 20 PAB 32 PAB
3 Month Multiple Entry (Tourist) 25 PAB 37 PAB
1 Month Single Entry (Business) 90 PAB 109 PAB
1 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 95 PAB 114 PAB
3 Month Single Entry (Business) 110 PAB 139 PAB
3 Month Multiple Entry (Business) 125 PAB 154 PAB

*Above price does NOT include stamping fee at Vietnam airport which is 25 USD for single entry (1 month/3 month) and 50 USD multiple entry (1 month/3 month). The price is quoted in Balboa, click here to see our latest price in USD.

2019 Public Holiday Schedules in Panama

To observe the public holidays of Vietnam and Panama, the embassy/consulate offices may close on the following holidays of 2018/2019.

Holidays Date Day Counting down
Mardi Gras 25 February 2020Tuesday0 days, 15 hours
Ash Wednesday 26 February 2020Wednesday1 days, 15 hours
Hung Kings Temple Festival 02 April 2020Thursday37 days
Holy Friday 10 April 2020Friday45 days
Reunification Day 30 April 2020Thursday65 days
International Labor Day 01 May 2020Friday66 days
Labor Day 01 May 2020Friday66 days
National Day 02 September 2020Wednesday190 days
Separation Day 03 November 2020Tuesday252 days
Flag Day 04 November 2020Wednesday253 days