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New Vietnam visa stamping fee since 1st January, 2013

Amending And Supplementing The Circular No.66/2009/Tt-Btc, Of March 30, 2009 Of The Ministry Of Finance Stipulating The Regime On Collection, Remittance, Management And Use Of Fees On Passports, Visas And Papers On Entry, Exit, Transit And Residence In Vietnam takes effect on January 01, 2013.


  • 1 month single & 3 months single entry visas: USD 45
  • 1 month multiple (from 30 days) & 3 months multiple entry visas: USD 95


Please kindly note: Stamping fee of one month multiple entries visa may vary depending on your length of stay. For example, if you apply for a period of 30 days staying in Vietnam, the stamping fee will be USD 95. If you apply for a period of less than 30 days, the stamping fee will only be USD 65 .


Visa types

Stamping fee Cost/pax (USD)

Single entry


Multiple entry



Please update this information to prepare money (USD in cash) for visa stamping at Vietnam airport upon arrival. In order to view all fees to get a Vietnam visa, visit: https://www.vietnamvisaonline.net/vietnam-visa-fees/


Requirement visa on arrival

a. Applicants must enter Vietnam by air to Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh city or Saigon and Da Nang city.

b. Two passport photos size 4 x 6 cm.

c. Printing approval letter to get boarding.

d. Paying stamping fee in cash USD at the airport when picking up visa.


Happy traveling!


Comments + Q&A
Thanks for updating the visa stamping fee of immigration department at Vietnam international airports
Vietnam visa stamping fee is more expensive than other countries, Vietnam immigration department charge so much from tourists.

hi there, please tell me, if i can obtain visa on arrival at hanoi air port by air, i have been there before but with pre obtained visa but its easy for us if can get from the air port, i m a bangladeshi citizen, thank you

Dear K, ALAM,


For Bangladesh citizens, there must be some following conditions to make Vietnam visa.

1. Documents & Procedure:

- You must send us your scanned color passport (you can see the sample here: Scan Passport)

- Please send us an email with your flight ticket information as the attachment

-  It takes 5-10 working days(except Saturday and Sunday) to make visa for you. If you want to get it urgent, please advise us

- Have a guarantee company in Vietnam (If you do not have, please advise us)

You can check more at: http://www.vietnamvisaonline.net/article/vietnam-visa-tips/vietnam-visa-on-arrival-for-africa-middle-east/

i contacted Vietnam embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to get a visa. they told me to send the requirements to them because i live far from it. anyway, they will charge me USD 160 not including shipping cost which is USD 53; total of USD 213 !!!!!!!!!!!

is that right??

How much is stamping fee for Nigerian citizen at embassy and how long does it take for visa stamping to be completed if one does it at the airport?