The cost of Vietnam visa on arrival and e-visa in 2022
There are 2 kinds of fee grouped into sums of money that you pay once when applying for Vietnam visa on arrival (processing fee and stamping fee) and only 1 kind of fee when applying for Vietnam e-visa (processing fee). The visa fee will vary on the nationality, time of processing and visa type.
Processing fee: The service fee you pay to the Vietnam visa agency to arrange a visa approval letter (for visa on arrival) or visa approval code (for visa picked up at the Vietnam Embassy) or e-visa;
Stamping fee: The fee you will pay in cash at visa counter at arrival airport (for visa on arrival) or at the Vietnam Embassy (for visa picked up at the Vietnam Embassy).
For e-visa, you have to pay the fee once you apply for visa and there is NO other fee that will be charged at arrival airport.
For those who order the visa fast track service to skip queuing in lines at arrival airport, more 35 USD for normal fast track service or 60 USD for VIP fast track service is required.
The visa processing fee will vary on the nationality, time of processing and visa type.
The stamping fee will be 25 USD for single entry (1 month and 3 months visa), 50 USD for multiple entry (1 month and 3 months visa), 95 USD for 6 months visa and 135 USD for 1 year visa.
Vietnam tourist visa fee
1. Vietnam e-visa fee
Vietnam e-visa has been introduced in February 2017 for the first time and there are 80 countries whose citizens are eligible for Vietnam e-visa now.
Vietnam visa fee (e-visa) in 2023
|Visa type||Cost per person (USD)|
(3 - 5 working days)
(2 working days)
(1 working day)
(4 working hours)
|Last minutes service|
(2 hours service)
|30 days single entry tourist visa (e-visa)||$ 45||$ 95||$ 125||$ 165||$ 225|
|Stamping fee||Not required||Not required||Not required||Not required||Not required|
2. Vietnam visa on arrival
The Vietnam visa on arrival process has been changed since the Vietnamese government re-opened the borders for the tourists on March 15, 2022 after a two-year border closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic. At present, the visa on arrival will be issued to those who are NOT eligible for Vietnam e-visa with specific conditions only.
Vietnam tourist visa fee (visa on arrival) in 2023
|Cost per person (USD)||Normal processing fee |
(within 7 working days)
|Rush service fee |
(within 3 working days)
|1-2 pax||3-5 pax||6-9 pax||10 pax +|
|1 month single entry tourist visa||$ 125||$ 123||$ 121||$ 119||$ 175||$ 25|
Vietnam business visa fee
After the Covid-19 pandemic, the business visa must go along with a Vietnamese company sponsorship. Please contact us for the business visa requirements and the updated price.
– The visa fee mentioned above is applied to the citizens of typical countries in Asia, Europe, North America, South America, Australia and some of African, Middle East and Muslim countries. The citizens of Nigeria, Cameroon, Mozambique, Congo, Ghana, Sierra Leon, Turkey, Iran, Yemen, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Syria, Iraq, Libya, Lebanon, Sri Lanka and Sudan kindly contact us for detailed instruction and updated price.