How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Bern


Embassy of Vietnam in Bern - Switzerland

Address: Schlosslistrasse 26, 3008 Berne, Switzerland
Phone: +41 31 3887 878, +41 31 3887 882
Fax: + 41 31 3887 879
Office hours: Monday - Friday: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm
Vietnam Embassy in Bern

How to apply

Travellers from Bern, Switzerland can apply for a visa for Vietnam in person at the embassy of Vietnam in Bern 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 Bern, Switzerland, 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 Swiss applicants or foreign travellers residing in Bern who plan to arrive in Vietnam by air from Bern, Switzerland. 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 Bern

Holidays Date Day Counting down
Republic Day 01 March 2020Sunday12 days, 14 hours
St. Joseph's Day 19 March 2020Thursday30 days, 14 hours
Hung Kings Temple Festival 02 April 2020Thursday44 days
Näfelser Fahrt 02 April 2020Thursday44 days
Good Friday 10 April 2020Friday52 days
Easter Monday 13 April 2020Monday55 days
Sechseläuten 20 April 2020Monday62 days
Reunification Day 30 April 2020Thursday72 days
International Labor Day 01 May 2020Friday73 days
Labour Day 01 May 2020Friday73 days