How to get Vietnam tourist visa in Cambodia

This section is written to explain how to get Vietnam tourist visa in Cambodia. Because Cambodian are granted a visa-free access to Vietnam for less than 30 days, this section works best with other foreign nationals in Cambodia whose nationality is not included in Vietnam visa exemption list.

how to get vietnam tourist visa in cambodia

At present, there are 2 ways to obtain tourist Vietnam visa in Cambodia

1 - Apply at Vietnam embassy in Cambodia

A complete application for Vietnam tourist visa at embassy includes the following requirements:

-    An application form attached with a passport- sized photo

-    A origin passport with minimum of 6 month validity

-    Vietnam visa fee

After 3 to 5 working days, you can come to collect tourist visa to Vietnam from Cambodia. You are advised to contact Vietnam embassy in advance to save time and money. 

2 - Apply online for Vietnam visa on arrival

Applying Vietnam tourist visa online is much easier and faster than apply at the embassy. However, only visitors who travel to Vietnam by air are eligible for Vietnam visa on arrival.Following are four steps to get Vietnam visa on arrival from Cambodia:

-    Fill out Vietnam visa on arrival application form

-    Pay visa processing fee online

-    Get visa approval letter by email after 2 working days

-    Get visa stamp at arrival airport and pick up your visa

Note: Ensure that your passport is valid for at least 6 months and have some blank pages. If not, you must renew it before applying for Vietnam tourist visa from Cambodia.