1. What type of visa Australian passport holders need to enter Vietnam?
Australia passport holders can pick up Vietnam Visa On arrival to enter Vietnam. Visiting Vietnam for tourism purpose, you can apply for one of the following types of visa.
1 month single entry : You enter Vietnam once and stay for consecutive 1 month or less
1 month multiple entry : You can enter many times within same month
3 month single entry : You enter Vietnam once and stay for consecutive 3 months or less
3 month multiple entry : You can enter many times within 3 months
Your passport must not be expiring within the next 6 months from the date you arrive Vietnam. If it is set to expire, please renew before your travelling.
2. Visa fee
The total fee for Vietnam visa includesVietnam Visa services fee (pay online for us) and Vietnam stamping fee (pay in cash at the airport). These fees are varied by the types of visa as shown below.
Type of visa
Normal (48 hrs)
Urgent (4 - 8 hrs)
1 month single entry
1 month multiple entry
3 month single entry
3 month multiple entry
3. How do Australian passport holders apply fo Vietnam Visa on arrival and enter Vietnam?
Step 1. Fill in Visa option
This is the very first step that you need to do. Fill in the application form with all your information exactly as in your passport. Further is your type of visa needed.
You can start to to apply here.
Step 2. Review information and make payment for services fee
Carefully cross check the information and confirm with us. If there is any mistake after your payment, please contact us via hotline immeditately. You can choose to make payment by different online services from our trusted partners. Credit/ Debit Card via OnePay/PayPal are all accepted.
Step 3. Get Visa Approval Letter via email and prepare necessary documents
Within promised processing time, you will receive the visa approval letter via your email. Please prepare these documents to show at the landing visa counter
Your valid passport for next 6 month since immigration date
Stamping fee for visa in cash (ect. USD25/person for single entry or USD 50/person for multiple entry) Please note that the visa officer only accept money in cash in US dollars.
Step 4. Get your visa stamped at the Vietnam airport
By presenting above documents and Visa Approval Letter to the immigration officier, you will do the custom clearance and get your visa stamped. See more details on the immigration process at different entrance gate.
*To accelerate the procedure, we recommend you use our fast track services and VIP fast track services. With these services, our representative will help you out.
4. Exception and other notes
Visa Approval Letter allow you to enter Vietnam by air only. In case you enter Vietnam by seaport of land crossing please contact with Vietnam embassy at your location to get visa stamped before your departure.
Vietnam embassy/consulate in Australia:
Address: 6 Timbarra Crescent, O Malley, ACT, 2606, Canberra/ Suite 205, level 2, Edgecliff Centre, Sydney
Phone: 02 6286 6059/ 02 93271912
Email: email@example.com/ firstname.lastname@example.org
You can see more other Vietnam embassy and consulate information on our list.
Phu Quoc Island, classified as a Special Economic zone, remains the only destination in Vietnam where all nationalities are exempted visa up to 15 days. To be eligible for Phu Quoc visa exemption, you must have passport at least 6 month validity; round trip ticket from Phu Quoc to another country rather than Vietnam. Tourists will need visa to visit other parts of Vietnam if they do not have any other exemption.