Vietnam Visa On Arrival For UK Citizens

With an endorsement of the Vietnam Immigration Department, Greenvisa - an authorized travel company has been specializing in operating entry visa for plenty of visitors throughout the world consisting of Vietnam visa for UK.

Consequently, submitting a visa application via the internet with Greenvisa.io is entirely legal. We process Vietnam UK visa  at the Immigration Department on your behalf and send the Vietnam approval letter right back to your email by [email protected] after 2 working days.

The United Kingdom is one of the countries whose citizens can legally acquire Vietnam visa on arrival UK at the airport (VOA Vietnam UK).

If you do not like going through a complicated visa-process at the Vietnam Embassy UK and want to save money as well as avoid losing your important documents such as passport, personal papers through postal mail (when the Vietnam embassy is far away from your place), visa on arrival Vietnam UK is the perfect solution for you. You can check out Vietnam visa requirements UK below to get more useful information before making a decision.

Vietnam visa requirements for UK citizens

UK citizens can come to Vietnam without applying for Vietnam visa if you satisfy all requirements below:

  • Your duration of stay is less than 15 days, as stated in the Vietnam visa exemption UK
  • 6 months validity from the date of entering Vietnam is required for the original passport
  • The arrival date does not fall within 30 days from the exit date of your previous stay in Vietnam with visa exemption.

  • However, if you cannot fulfill visa requirements for British citizens above, you need to own a visa Vietnam UK to enter the country. British now have two options to apply for a Vietnam visa in UK. You can either request for a Vietnam visa at the Vietnam Embassy in your country or a third country or apply one online with Vietnam visa on arrival from UK.

    Differences between Vietnam visa on arrival and visa at the Vietnam Embassy


    Vietnam visa on arrival 

    Visa at the Vietnam Embassy

    Eligible applicants

    VOA is only issued for those who travel by air.

    Vietnam Embassy in UK issues visa for people traveling by any kind of transport.

    Necessary documents​​​​

    Filling out the application form and make payment online are all applicants need to do to get a Vietnam visa approval letter UK.

    To get a Vietnam visa for UK citizens at the embassy, applicants are required to send an application form with signature and photo attached as well as their passport and other necessary documents to the embassy or send them via postal mail.

    Processing time

    Visa on arrival takes only 2 days for normal circumstances, 1 day for urgent services and only 4 hours for super urgent services.

    Applicants need to wait for up to approximately 5 days to 1 week for normal cases and 1-2 working days for urgent services.

    Get visa stamp

    After arriving at Vietnam, applicants must present their visa approval letter UK, required documents and fees at the Visa on arrival counter to get a visa stamped on their passport.

    The embassy makes sure applicants will get their Vietnam visa stamped as soon as they send the passport back to applicants.

    Notes when applying visa at the Vietnam Embassy

    Applying for visa at the Vietnam Embassy UK generally requires applicants 5 days to 1 week to get the full visa stamped. The procedure involves applicants in sending their original passport as well as other documents either by post or in person. By choosing this option, UK citizens might be required to spend extra time and costs (for instance: transportation, papers charge, mail post fee…) in addition to the visa cost charged by the embassy.

    People planning to apply for Vietnam visa via the embassy are advised to contact the most nearby Vietnam Embassy to have specific and up-to-date information because the procedures and Vietnam visa fee UK are different from embassy to embassy. In case you are bored with the process as well as headaches mentioned above, you can place your trust in another genuine way of getting visa to Vietnam from, Vietnam visa UK on arrival.

    How to apply for Vietnam visa on arrival for UK citizens

    Step 1: Filling in the Vietnam visa application form UK 

    Please first complete the visa for Vietnam from UK application form with the exact personal information of your name, passport number and arrival date written in your original passport, then choose a payment method. Greenvisa accepts most of popular bank cards.

    Step 2: Receive and print the approval letter

    After submitting the application form and make the payment, your visa then will be processed instantly. After 2 working days (or less than 1 working day depending on which service you choose), we will send you a Vietnam letter of approval (Vietnam pre approval letter) by mail. You just need to print the PDF attachment file of this letter and prepare at least 2 photos (4cm x 6cm) and some cash (VND/USD) for the stamping fee payment.

    Step 3: Get visa stamped when arriving at one of Vietnam international airports

    At Vietnam airports in Hanoi, Danang, Cam Ranh and Ho Chi Minh City, you are required to fill in a necessary form provided at the airport, then you have to present your approval letter, passport, photos, and pay for the stamping fee. For the form of entry and exit at the airport, as well as the procedure in the VOA counter, people can easily find it in Vietnam visa info.

    VIETNAM VISA fee UK FOR VISA ON ARRIVAL

    FOR SPECIAL TOURIST

    1 MONTH SINGLE ENTRY

    (Standard Service)

    People's number
    (Person)

    No. Of Persons:

    Price Per Person:

    1 Person

    $15.00

    2 Persons

    $13.00

    3-5 Persons

    $11.00

    6-9 Persons

    $9.00

    10+ Persons

    $7.00

    Processing Time
    Options

    Your choices:

    Plus $ Per Person

    Standard - 48Hrs

    +$0.00

    Urgent - 24Hrs

    +$15.00

    Critical - 4Hrs

    +$45.00

    Royal - 0.5->2 Hrs

    +$155.00

    Stamping Fee

    Note: This fee is Compulsively charged by the Immigration Department at the airport

    Obligation

    +$25/Person

    1 MONTH MULTIPLE ENTRY

    (Standard Service)

    People's number
    (Person)

    No. Of Persons:

    Price Per Person:

    1 Person

    $21.00

    2 Persons

    $19.00

    3-5 Persons

    $17.00

    6-9 Persons

    $15.00

    10+ Persons

    $14.00

    Processing Time
    Options

    Your choices:

    Plus $ Per Person

    Standard - 48Hrs

    +$0.00

    Urgent - 24Hrs

    +$15.00

    Critical - 4Hrs

    +$45.00

    Royal - 0.5->2 Hrs

    +$155.00

    Stamping Fee

    Note: This fee is Compulsively charged by the Immigration Department at the airport

    Obligation

    +$50/Person

    3 MONTH SINGLE ENTRY

    (Standard Service)

    People's number
    (Person)

    No. Of Persons:

    Price Per Person:

    1 Person

    $25.00

    2 Persons

    $23.00

    3-5 Persons

    $21.00

    6-9 Persons

    $19.00

    10+ Persons

    $17.00

    Processing Time
    Options

    Your choices:

    Plus $ Per Person

    Standard - 48Hrs

    +$0.00

    Urgent - 24Hrs

    +$15.00

    Critical - 4Hrs

    +$45.00

    Royal - 0.5->2 Hrs

    +$155.00

    Stamping Fee

    Note: This fee is Compulsively charged by the Immigration Department at the airport

    Obligation

    +$25/Person

    3 MONTH MULTIPLE ENTRY

    (Standard Service)

    People's number
    (Person)

    No. Of Persons:

    Price Per Person:

    1 Person

    $33.00

    2 Persons

    $31.00

    3-5 Persons

    $29.00

    6-9 Persons

    $27.00

    10+ Persons

    $25.00

    Processing Time
    Options

    Your choices:

    Plus $ Per Person

    Standard - 48Hrs

    +$0.00

    Urgent - 24Hrs

    +$15.00

    Critical - 4Hrs

    +$45.00

    Royal - 0.5->2 Hrs

    +$155.00

    Stamping Fee

    Note: This fee is Compulsively charged by the Immigration Department at the airport

    Obligation

    +$50/Person

    FOR PREMIUM BUSINESS

    1 MONTH SINGLE ENTRY

    (Business Class)

    People's number
    (Person)

    No. Of Persons:

    Price Per Person:

    1 Person

    $53.00

    2 Persons

    $51.00

    3-5 Persons

    $49.00

    6-9 Persons

    $47.00

    10+ Persons

    $45.00

    Processing Time
    Options

    Your
    choices:

    Plus $ per
    Person

    Urgent - 24Hrs

    +$37.00

    Critical - 4Hrs

    +$47.00

    Royal - 0.5->2 Hrs

    Varies -
    Please Call!

    Stamping Fee

    Note: This fee is Compulsively charged by the Immigration Department at the airport

    Obligation

    +$25/Person

    1 MONTH MULTIPLE ENTRY

    (Business Class)

    People's number
    (Person)

    No. Of Persons:

    Price Per Person:

    1 Person

    $63.00

    2 Persons

    $61.00

    3-5 Persons

    $59.00

    6-9 Persons

    $57.00

    10+ Persons

    $55.00

    Processing Time
    Options

    Your
    choices:

    Plus $ per
    Person

    Urgent - 24Hrs

    +$37.00

    Critical - 4Hrs

    +$47.00

    Royal - 0.5->2 Hrs

    Varies -
    Please call! 

    Stamping Fee

    Note: This fee is Compulsively charged by the Immigration Department at the airport

    Obligation

    +$50/Person

    3 MONTH SINGLE ENTRY

    (Business Class)

    People's number
    (Person)

    No. Of Persons:

    Price Per Person:

    1 Person

    $73.00

    2 Persons

    $71.00

    3-5 Persons

    $69.00

    6-9 Persons

    $67.00

    10+ Persons

    $65.00

    Processing Time
    Options

    Your
    choices:

    Plus $ per
    Person

    Urgent - 24Hrs

    +$37.00

    Critical - 4Hrs

    +$47.00

    Royal - 0.5->2 Hrs

    Varies -
    Please call!

    Stamping Fee

    Note: This fee is Compulsively charged by the Immigration Department at the airport

    Obligation

    +$25/Person

    3 MONTH MULTIPLE ENTRY

    (Business Class)

    People's number
    (Person)

    No. Of Persons:

    Price Per Person:

    1 Person

    $87.00

    2 Persons

    $85.00

    3-5 Persons

    $83.00

    6-9 Persons

    $81.00

    10+ Persons

    $79.00

    Processing Time
    Options

    Your
    choices:

    Plus $ per
    Person

    Urgent - 24Hrs

    +$37.00

    Critical - 4Hrs

    +$47.00

    Royal - 0.5->2 Hrs

    Varies - 
    Please Call!

    Stamping Fee

    Note: This fee is Compulsively charged by the Immigration Department at the airport

    Obligation

    +$50/Person

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