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Do Nigerian citizens need a visa to Vietnam?

Yes, nigeria passport holders need a visa to Visit Vietnam.


Vietnam Visa Requirement for Nigerian

•     Capital: Abuja

•     Country code: 234

•     Currency: Nigerian naira (NGN)

•     Official language: English Language

We wish to notify that you have to apply for a Vietnam visa to enter Vietnam if you are a Nigeria passport holder.

 

 

1/      Passport

The passport of applicants should satisfy following requirements

-       Have at least 2 blank pages to get visa stamp and seal at Vietnam international airports

-       Have at least 6 month validity counted from your date of arrival to Vietnam

 

Nigeria passport visa vietnam

Nigeria passport

 

2/      Stamp Visa at Vietnam international airport

Nigeria passport holder can use their Visa to enter Vietnam, passenger can stamp visa at one of Vietnam international airport gates such as Noi Bai, Da Nang, Nha Trang, Tan Son Nhat

To stamp Visa at the airport, passenger should prepare the following documents:

-       Visa Approval Letter by Vietnam Immigration Department

-       Immigration Form

-       Passport and remaining  term of over 6 months, with at least 2 blank pages

-       2 4x6 photos with white background

-       Fee for Visa stamped

When clients choose visa on arrival and get visa stamping at Vietnam's international airports are you afraid of having  problems at the airport for stamping visa such as be bothered or made difficult by airport security or no one assists procedures for visa stamping at the Vietnamese international airports or could be denied visa stamping and rejected for entry?

You can choose our fast track service to have quick support for stamping visa at Vietnam airports. To know more, you can click: HERE

We affirm that there is no client who has ever been denied stamping visa or refused entry to Vietnam by Vietnam international airport security if getting visa approval letter from our company. Clients must follow our step-by-step instructions to enter Vietnam normally. You can take our fast track service into your consideration to avoid any problem with visa procedure or airport security to have best time for your trip.

 In addition to fee for Visa dispatch, passenger must also pay fee for Visa stamp  as follows:

Kinds of visa on arrival

Stamping fee/pax (USD)

1 month single

$25

1 month multiple

$50

3 months single

$25

3 months multiple

$50

6 months multiple

$95

1 year multiple

$135

 

3/      Entry Visa for Nigeria people

According to the regulations of the government of Vietnam, Vietnam Immigration Department, all the citizens of the countries in the world and the Nigeria passport holders can apply visa to enter Vietnam.

We can apply for entry Visas for Nigeria people including 1-month type (one time or many times), 3-month type (one time or many times), 06-month or 1-year type (many times)

Nigeria people can apply for Visa on arrival Vietnam for purposes such as tourism, trade, work, relative visit, medical treatment, marriage, etc.

 Visa vietnam for nigeria passport

Approval Letter Visa Vietnam For Nigeria

 

a/.     Procedures for tourism visa and relative visit Visa:

-       Scan passport surface and send email to us

-       Expected Date of Entry to and expected Date of Exit from Vietnam

-       Place of stamping Visa: Any international airport in Vietnam or Vietnam embassy passenger wants to go to stamp Visa

-       Time for obtaining Visa: 5-7 working days,

b/.     Procedures for trade Visa:

To apply for trade Visa, passenger must have a Company in Vietnam agreed to guarantee and sign documents as required by Vietnam Immigration Department, procedures for trade Visa are as follows:

-       Firstly, passenger must scan documents and information then send email to us: Passport surface of Nigeria person and scan business registration certificate of Vietnamese Company, Expected Date of Entry and Place of stamping Visa.

-       Then, we will prepare dossiers then send back for Vietnamese Company to print and seal and Director to sign. Then, that Company will send dossier set back to us.

-       After Visa completed, we will send it to you and provide instructions for use to stamp Visa in international airport in Vietnam.

-       Time for obtaining trade Visa is normally 4 working days.

c/.     Procedures for work Visa in Vietnam:

Procedures for work Visa are the same as trade Visa. To apply for work Visa, passenger must have work permit in Vietnam; otherwise, passenger can only apply for trade or tourism Visa.

Notes:

  1. Passenger does not have a Company in Vietnam agreed to guarantee, please let us know so we can handle trade visa in our way
  2. Time for tourism or trade Visa for Nigeria people can be faster than 5 days; Or Visa can be obtained urgently in 01, 02 days but passenger must pay extra fee.
  3. Dossier set submitted by us to apply for Visa is irrevocable so at that time passenger must still pay fee as normal
  4. In case Visa cannot be obtained by our fault, we will: redo or correct free of charge or refund as required by passenger
  5. When obtaining Visa, passenger can fly or travel by road or waterway from Nigeria or from other countries to Vietnam

 

 4/           Where passenger can apply for Vietnam Entry Visa?

-       Nigeria people can apply for Entry Visa online on our website or via email to us.

-       Passenger can go to the Embassy and apply for visa at Vietnam Embassy in Nigeria or Vietnam Embassy in another country.

 

5/          List of countries exempt from visa to enter Vietnam

Areas

Countries

Term of residence

Asia

Singapore

less than 30 days

Thailand

less than 30 days

Malaysia

less than 30 days

Indonesia

less than 30 days

Laos

less than 30 days

Philippines

less than 21 days

Japan

less than 15 days

South Korea

less than 15 days

European

Sweden

less than 15 days

Finland

less than 15 days

Denmark

less than 15 days

Germany

less than 15 days

France

less than 15 days

United Kingdom

less than 15 days

Italy

less than 15 days

Spain

less than 15 days

Norway

less than 15 days

 

 

 6/         Visa form

Nigeria passport holder can fill out information for Visa in form HERE or download this Vietnam Visa Application Form to fill out then send email to us to: support@vietnamvisaonline.net

Entry and Exit Form (Form to fill out immigration information at Vietnam International Airports), passenger should prepare this form before entering Vietnam to save time at the counter for Visa stamping procedures and immigration procedures.

 

7/           How to obtain Vietnam Entry Visa for Nigeria passport holder?

There are two ways Nigeria passport holder can apply for Vietnam Entry Visa:

Apply for Vietnam visa online:

a/.     Stamp visa when entering any international border in Vietnam:

This is the simplest and fastest way for Nigeria passport holder. To apply for visa online, passenger can visit our website or send email to us, after 5-7 working days, passenger will receive visa dispatch issued by Vietnam Immigration Department.

 b/.       Stamp visa at Vietnam Embassy in Nigeria or another country with Vietnam Embassy

To apply for visa online and stamp visa at Vietnam Embassy, passenger must send us address of Vietnam Embassy passenger wants to go to stamp visa. After visa is completed and sent to the passenger, passenger must follow our instructions to stamp visa

 

 8/           Vietnam visa extension for Nigeria passport holder

According to the provisions of the Government of Vietnam, foreigners in general and Nigeria passport holders in particular are only allowed to stay in Vietnam for 06 maximum continuous months.

If passenger has visa expired without further extension, passenger will be punished due to overdue visa, can be deported from Vietnam and listed on the entry blacklist.

Passenger entering at Tan Son Nhat border gate in Ho Chi Minh City, Moc Bai border gate Tay Ninh Province will easily extend and save cost than Noi Bai Hanoi or Da Nang, Nha Trang.

Procedures for Vietnam visa extension for Nigeria people with the purpose of tourism, trade, work, relative visit are as follows:

 Tourism visa extension:

-       Valid passport and visa

-       01 4x6 photo with white background

-       Residence certificate by local public security.

-       Visa extension period is 5 working days

 Trade visa extension:

-       Valid passport and visa

-       Guarantee company dossier in Vietnam

-       NA5 form sealed by the Company in Vietnam

-       01 4x6 photo with white background

-       Residence certificate by local public security.

-       Visa extension period is 5 working days

Work visa extension:

-       Valid passport and visa

-       Guarantee company dossier in Vietnam

-       NA5 form sealed by the Company in Vietnam

-       Valid original work permit

-       01 4x6 photo with white background

-       Residence certificate by local public security.

-       Visa extension period is 5 working days

-       Visa extension period will depend on the remaining term of work permit. 

 Some notes on visa extension:

-       Visa extension procedures depend on the purpose of the latest entry visa

-       Vietnam border gate where passenger enters will determine extension cost

-       The latest date of entry will impact significantly on extension cost

-       Passenger should provide us with number of extensions and places of extension.

-       Normally visa may be extended only up to 3 months, but with trade visa, work visa we can extend up to 06 months or 1 year

 

9/        Apply for work permit in Vietnam for Nigeria people

Before entering Vietnam, passenger should prepare some paperwork in advance to apply for work permit in Vietnam as follows:

-       University degree,

-       Certificate of work experience above 03 years,

-       Criminal Record Check in that country,

-       Certificate of Marriage if any,

-       Child (ren)’s Birth Certificate if any.

All these papers must be certified by The Nigeria Ministry of Foreign Affairs. If these papers are issued by the Government or Companies in another country, they must be consularly legalized under the government of that country.

Maximum term of work permit as prescribed is 02 years.

For more details on work permit, please see more here: work permit in Vietnam

 Work permit in vietnam for nigerian

Work Permit In Vietnam For Nigeria

 

 10/          Apply for 02-year temporary residence card for Nigeria people

Typically, temporary residence card is issued for the term of work permit up to 02 years. If passenger is named in the Business Registration Certificate and contributes shares to invest in Vietnam, 3-year temporary residence card can be obtained.

Temporary residence card is a form of long-term visa. In case of obtaining temporary residence card, passenger may stay in Vietnam continuously for a long time under the term of temporary residence card.

Residence card for nigerian passport

Temporary residence card Vietnam for Nigeria pasport

 

Procedures for applying for temporary residence card:

-       Original passport and valid visa

-       02 2x3 photos with white background

-       Guarantee company dossier

-       Forms sealed and signed by the Company

-       Original work permit

-       Residence certificate by local public security

-       Time for obtaining temporary residence card is 5-7 working days

If passenger is followed by spouse and children, passenger must apply for relative visit visa for spouse and children first so that they can enter Vietnam with this relative visit visa then after their entry in Vietnam, apply for temporary residence card for those spouse and children.

In the dossier set to apply for temporary residence card for those spouse and children, passenger must supplement certificate of marriage and birth certificate translated and notarized.

 

 11/         Apply for 05-year visa exemption certificate for a spouse married Vietnamese

In order to apply for 05-year visa exemption certificate, an Nigeria person must marry Vietnamese and obtain Certificate of Marriage issued by the Government of Vietnam or another country.

After obtaining 05-year visa exemption certificate, each time passenger enters will be exempt from visa up to 06 months. After this 06-month visa expired, passenger must exit from Vietnam or extend visa if wishing to stay in Vietnam for another time, maximum extension time each is 03 months.

 

 12/            Apply for 03-year temporary residence card according to the spouse with Vietnamese

If a Nigeria person has Certificate of Marriage with Vietnamese, passenger can apply for 03-year temporary residence card. When obtaining this 03-year temporary residence card, passenger can stay in Vietnam for 03 maximum continuous years under the term of the card without exit or visa extension. However, the purpose of this temporary residence card is to visit relative so passenger must still obtain work permit to work in Vietnam.

Procedures for applying for 03-year temporary residence card according to the spouse are as follows:

Step1: Apply for relative visit visa so that a foreigner can enter Vietnam with this relative visit visa

Step 2: The foreigner who entered Vietnam should prepare the following:

-       Original passport and valid visa denoted as TT

-       Forms as required by Vietnam Immigration Department certified by local public security

-       02 2x3 photos with white background

-       Certificate of Marriage, Family Household Book, ID Card of Vietnamese duplicated notarized

-       Residence certificate by local public security

-       Photo of relative visit visa

 

 The Federal Republic of Nigeria, commonly referred to as Nigeria, is a federal republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea in the Atlantic Ocean. It comprises 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, where the capital, Abuja is located. Nigeria is officially a democratic secular country.
Capital: Abuja
Largest city: Lagos
Official languages English
Major languages Hausa Igbo, Yoruba
Independence from the United Kingdom
• Unification of Southern and Northern Nigeria: 1914
• Declared and recognised: 1 October 1960
• Republic declared:1 October 1963
• Current constitution: 29 May 1999

 

Do you have any question about making Vietnam visa, residence card or work permit for Nigeriacitizen? Please Contact Us

 

 

 

 
Comments + Q&A
Visa Approval Letter
Hello,

This is to inquiry about your service for Visa Approval Letter for three persons, Below are the details;

Nationality - Nigeria
Place of Departure - one person departs from Poland while two from Malaysia
Visa Type: One Month Single Entry
Date of Arrival : March 16th 2017
Date of Departure : March 28th 2017

Let me know the fees for your service and duration to obtain the Approval Letters and your payment method as well.

Your swift reply will helpful

best regards,
Dear Zah,

Warmest Greetings from Vietnam Visa Online!

Could I take this opportunity to introduce myself as Jessica Lee, the team support of Vietnamvisaonline.net?

I am writing to you to confirm that we have received your visa inquiry

However your nationality - Nigeria is listed as limited nationality when applying Vietnam visa. You can see the list of limited countries at: http://www.vietnamvisaonline.net/article/vietnam-visa-tips/vietnam-visa-on-arrival-for-africa-middle-east/

Because the rules cause the difficulty and more requirement so it takes time, effort and fee to make visa for Nigeria passport holder.. This is also why the fee to make visa for you is more expensive than other unlimited countries like UK, Canada, Germany, America, etc. It costs US$ 300/person to make one month single entry

You also need to send us following documents

- Your scanned colour passport
- Your hotel booking, return flight ticket, and traveling schedule in Vietnam

- It takes 5 working days to get approval visa.

You can click this link for payment: http://www.vietnamvisaonline.net/payment-online/ or have a look at this link for other payment methods: http://www.vietnamvisaonline.net/article/vietnam-visa-tips/instructions-to-pay-for-visa/.

We are looking forward to hearing from you
Visa Application
Please this Mail is coming all the way from Nigeria and needs a quick and urgent response.

My names are Samuel Smith Osolu from Nigeria, i would like to make some enquires about applying for a visa to your country from Nigeria, which embassy, and how to make it quick. Please this is important as my departure date is tightly scheduled failingly on Thursday of this week.

Thank you for your consideration in anticipation.
Dear Jerry,


Warmest Greetings from Vietnam Visa Online!

Could I take this opportunity to introduce myself as Jessica Lee, the team support of Vietnamvisaonline.net?

I am writing to you to confirm that we have received your visa inquiry

However your nationality - Nigeria is listed as limited nationality when applying Vietnam visa. You can see the list of limited countries at: http://www.vietnamvisaonline.net/article/vietnam-visa-tips/vietnam-visa-on-arrival-for-africa-middle-east/

Because the rules cause the difficulty and more requirement so it takes time, effort and fee to make visa for Nigeria passport holder.. This is also why the fee to make visa for you is more expensive than other unlimited countries like UK, Canada, Germany, America, etc. It costs US$ 300/person to make one month single entry

You also need to send us following documents

- Your scanned colour passport
- Your hotel booking, return flight ticket, and traveling schedule in Vietnam

- It takes 7 working days to get approval visa.

You can click this link for payment: http://www.vietnamvisaonline.net/payment-online/ or have a look at this link for other payment methods: http://www.vietnamvisaonline.net/article/vietnam-visa-tips/instructions-to-pay-for-visa/.

We are looking forward to hearing from you
Thank you so very much for your quick response, i'd so much appreciate your kind gesture.

But please i want to know if someone can
(1) travel from Nigeria straight to Vietnam
(2) have any Embassy here in Nigeria.
(3) If i can use any other countries Visa to apply.
(4) how fast its gonna be before it gets to me

I need some insight on all of this so as to commence immediate application failingly from Tomorrow.
and so many other things that would lead to the successful application and traveling.

Please i need immediate support and action

Thank you so much...
Dear Jerry,

We would like to confirm you as following

You can get vietnam visa and flight straight to Vietnam or get it stamped at Vietnam embassy in Nigeria before traveling to Vietnam. We have Vietnam embassy in Nigeria

We just can make Vietnam visa for you at this time

It takes 7 working days to get approval letter issued

If you want to make, kindly confirm us and send us required documents

Have a nice day
I want to inquiry about Vietnam E-visa for Nigerian, if Nigerians are
eligible to apply for it?
Dear Eric

Warmest Greetings from Vietnam Visa Online!

Could I take this opportunity to introduce myself as Jessica Lee, the team support of Vietnamvisaonline.net?

I am writing to you to confirm that we have received your visa inquiry
Nigeria is listed as limited nationality when applying Vietnam visa. You can see the list of limited countries at: http://www.vietnamvisaonline.net/article/vietnam-visa-tips/vietnam-visa-on-arrival-for-africa-middle-east/

Because the rules cause the difficulty and more requirement so it takes time, effort and fee to make visa for Nigerian passport holder.. This is also why the fee to make visa for you is more expensive than other unlimited countries like UK, Canada, Germany, America, etc. It costs US$ 300/person to make one month single entry

You also need to send us following documents

- Your scanned colour passport
- Your hotel booking, return flight ticket, and traveling schedule in Vietnam (Not more thạn 15 days)

- It takes 5 working days to get approval visa.

You can click this link for payment: http://www.vietnamvisaonline.net/payment-online/ or have a look at this link for other payment methods: http://www.vietnamvisaonline.net/article/vietnam-visa-tips/instructions-to-pay-for-visa/.

We are looking forward to hearing from you

Best regards
How are you doing and how is work, Please Mr. ITA was at the Vietnamese Embassy today Monday again for his visa, And he was told that the fax copy of the visa letter is not yet fax to the Vietnamese Embassy by the immigration office, Please kindly help by contacting the immigration office in Vietnam so they can fax copy of the visa approval letter to Vietnamese Embassy in Abuja Nigeria. Awaiting your urgent reply soon.
Dear Ms.FITA

Today we will send fax again so ask him to go tomorrow
Dear Ms. ITA

We have talked with immigration department, they said that they have sent an email to embassy so you should ask that guy to talk to them and ask them to check again then he can get visa stamp easily
Hello sir

Am a Nigeria citizen holding Nigeria international passport I want to now cost of your visa on arrival for Nigeria citizen.
Dear Fred Thanks for your question today 04/July/2017 The fee for 15 day visa is US$ 200 The fee for one month single visa is US$ 320 It takes 7 working days to get visa issued. You should send us passport copy, date of arrival, the place you want to get visa stamped (at airport or Vietnam embassy abroad) If you want to make, please let us know
I want your organization to help me process 2 year Vietnam work permit
to enable me enter Vietnam with employment two years visa i did,t want
to enter with tourist or short visit visa can your organization
process employment visa me?

If yes how much is cost and how long it will take to be process?
secondly i have confirmed and contact Vietnam embassy in my country
Nigeria but they are not processing employment visa and that is what
i really want
Dear Sir

Do you have company in Vietnam to support documents to make work permit and residence card for you?

First of all, we must make work permit for you. This will take about 2-3 months to do (from the time we get all required documents from you). The fee depends on the documents you have

After we have work permit, we will make 2 year residence card for you. It takes 2 weeks to get residence card and the fee depends on the type of visa you have at that time

To make work permit, you need to send us

- Health certificate (You can get it in Vietnam)
- Police clearance in your country and in Vietnam
- Qualifications and certificates
- Working experience certificates (at least 3 years)
- The copy of your passport (all pages,
- Photos

All documents must be legalized and notarized (Except for health certificate if you make it in Vietnam, photos)

To make residence card, we only need your photos and original passport
The price does not include the visa fee
can you tell me if you have any documents above?
I have no company in Vietnam that is inviting me for now or that will
assist me with work permit but i really want to come Vietnam through
employment visa or three months visa and above,

In this regards i want your organization to assist me with genuine
business invitation letter of any kind to enable me secure three
months business visa at Vietnam embassy in Nigeria upon my arrival i
will then employ the services of your organization to assist me
process residence card and work permit,

Tell me cost of the business visa invitation and make sure it is
genuine to enable me obtain Vietnam visa before departure from my
country i do,t want visa on arrival, i will have problem with
immigration in my country the airline will not even board me without
visa in my possession it has happen to me before i wold,t want to make
such mistake again

Thus; tell me the cost of the visa invitation I am looking forward to
hear from you
Good day, Find the attach documents to process visa letter on arrival
at the airport. I will transfer the payment of the visa fee to you.
Thanks.
I LIVE IN COTONOU,AM A NIGERIAN & WANT TO GET VIETNAM VISA FROM COTONOU HOW DO I GO ABOUT IT ?
LOOKING FORWARD TO YOUR REPLY SOONEST
Dear Mr. Umeh

Do you have other visas from other country?

We can make visa if you have then you can come to Vietnam embassy in Nigeria to get visa stamped. It is impossible to get visa on arrival for Nigerian

Check if you need a visa to Vietnam

Check Vietnam visa Requirements for citizens of