How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Seoul


Embassy of Vietnam in Seoul - South Korea

Address: 123 Bukchon-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea 110-230
Phone: +82 2 7205 124 or +82 2 7252 487
Fax: +82 2 7204 684 or +82 2 7392 064
Office hours: Monday - Friday: 09:00-17:30
Vietnam Embassy in Seoul

How to apply

Travellers from Seoul, South Korea can apply for a visa for Vietnam in person at the embassy of Vietnam in Seoul or apply for a pre-approved visa letter online to pick up the visa on arrival.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Seoul, South Korea, 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 easy and convenient way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for Korean applicants or foreign travellers residing in Seoul who plan to arrive in Vietnam by air from Seoul, South Korea. 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.

Upcoming Holiday Schedules of Embassy of Vietnam in Seoul

Holidays Date Day Counting down
New Year's Day 01 January 2020Wednesday44 days
Tet Eve 24 January 2020Friday67 days
Tet Nguyen Dan 25 January 2020Saturday68 days
Tet Holiday 26 January 2020Sunday69 days
Tet Holiday 27 January 2020Monday70 days
Tet Holiday 28 January 2020Tuesday71 days
Tet Holiday 29 January 2020Wednesday72 days
Hung Kings Temple Festival 02 April 2020Thursday136 days
Reunification Day 30 April 2020Thursday164 days
International Labor Day 01 May 2020Friday165 days