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
Immaculate Conception Day 08 December 2019Sunday21 days, 19 hours
Christmas Day 25 December 2019Wednesday38 days
St. Stephen's Day 26 December 2019Thursday39 days
Restoration Day 31 December 2019Tuesday44 days
New Year's Day 01 January 2020Wednesday45 days
Berchtolds Day 02 January 2020Thursday46 days
Three Kings Day 06 January 2020Monday50 days
Tet Eve 24 January 2020Friday68 days
Tet Nguyen Dan 25 January 2020Saturday69 days
Tet Holiday 26 January 2020Sunday70 days