Apply Visa

 Apply VisaGet Vietnam Visa in 15 minutes

Vietnam visa for Russian passengers – Виза во Вьетнам для россиян

Vietnam visa for Russian passengers is not obligatory if Russian citizens stay for less than 15 days. How to get Vietnam visa to stay more than 15 days?

Vietnam visa for Russian passengers is not necessary at all boundaries? Кому не нужна виза в Вьетнам?

Vietnam Government has promulgated the decision no.3207/2008/QD-BNG on 10th Dec 2008 (matched with the general regulation of entry, exit, immigrate of foreign citizens). This policy has become effective since 01st Jan 2009 follow by the approval of Vietnam’s president.

By this, there are not only Russian passengers who obtain official passport and diplomatic passport are eligible to enter Vietnam without Vietnam visa for Russian passengers (up to 60 days) but also ordinary passport (maximum 15 days). As a result of this Vietnam visa waiver policy, all Russians do not need prepare Vietnam visa in advance, just need travel document or original Russia passport to immigrate legitimately. This program has not been affected by immigration purposes.

Interestingly, in general there are 2 directly flights between Vietnam and Russia per day. There are 4 outstanding flight agencies such as Vietnam airlines, Aero Flot, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways. In case you prefer to take a transit to a third country, China Eastern or China Southern airlines is reasonable option and the flight costs from

Which case Vietnam visa for Russian passengers is obligatory? Кому нужна виза во Вьетнам?

Before travelling to Vietnam, it is better to check whether your passport’s validity is more than 6 months or not (counted from the date you decide to exit out of your country). In case your passport is valid for less than 6 months, you need to have visa so as to enter Vietnam legally.

Vietnam visa is also necessary if you intend to work in Vietnam. We are fully able to offer you 1 month, 3 months and up to 1 year Vietnam working visa (Рабочая виза во Вьетнам).

How to get Vietnam visa for Russian passengers? Как получить визу во Вьетнам самостоятельно?

There are 3 legal methods in order to gain Vietnam visa for Russian passengers:

First of all: fill-in your information directly at:

After that: we will send you the approval letter from the Immigration department within 24 hours (normal service). It takes 4-8 hours for urgent service and less than 30 minutes for emergency case.

Final step: print out the approval letter we sent you to gain Visa sticker onto your passport at Vietnam airports.

  • Apply Vietnam visa for Russian passengers at Embassy

Applicants who have enough documents such as the invitation letter from legal Vietnamese partners, flight ticket can apply in person at Embassy.

The procedure at Embassy normally takes from 5 to 7 working days. Also, delivery fee is required to pay in advance to send back to applicants.

  • Russian passport holders can get electronic visa at 8 airports, 13 landing ports and 7 sea-ports. электронная виза вьетнам

Based on the article no.30/2016/QH14, Russia passport holders are eligible to apply online throughout agencies to get Vietnam electronic visa since Feb, 2017.

The electronic visa fee is $44 and applicants need to take photo of passport page, decide their arrival port as well as their arrival date and send all above to: [email protected]. The result will be sent back within 3 working days.

Vietnam Embassy in Moskva, Russia – Posol’stvo Sotsialisticheskoy Respubliki V’yetnam

Address: Bolshaya Pirogovskaya Street, 13, Moscow, Russia, 123308
Phone: +7 499 245-09-25

Адрес: Bol’shaya Pirogovskaya Ulitsa, 13, Moskva, Russia, 123308
Телефон: +7 499 245-09-25

In case you need any help from your Embassy in Vietnam, please find further information here: Embassy of Russia in Vietnam (Посольство Российской Федерации во Вьетнаме).