Vietnam Visa for Benin Citizens

Last update: 29/09/2022

Do Benin citizens need a visa to Vietnam?

Yes, citizens of Benin must have a valid visa to enter Vietnam. They can easily apply for visa on arrival or visit Vietnamese embassy to submit their visa application.

There are some important requirements that Benin citizens have to adhere to get through Vietnam immigration upon their arrival are as follows:

• They have to have a passport that is valid for at least 6 months since the departure date in Vietnam

• Their passport must have 2 blank pages for your entry and exit stamp, issued at the entry port you are entering.

How to get Vietnam visa at Vietnamese embassy

It’s unfortunate that there is no Vietnamese embassy in Benin, therefore, Benin passport holders need to visit the nearest country where there has Vietnamese embassy to get visa stamped on their passport before traveling to Vietnam.

Here are the lists of documents for tourist and business visa.

Documents required for tourist visa

• Vietnamese visa application form with 01 passport sized photo attached

• Original passport

• Hotel and flight ticket booking

Once all documents are well-prepared and get ready, please take all these to Vietnamese embassy to lodge your visa application.

Documents required for business visa

• Vietnamese visa application form with 01 passport sized photo attached

• Original passport

• A visa approval letter from sponsor company in Vietnam. The visa approval letter is technically issued the Vietnam Immigration Department.

• Other documents may be required by the Embassy officer.

After preparing all documents as mentioned, please visit the Vietnamese embassy in person to submit your visa application.

How to get a Vietnam visa on arrival for Benin citizens

As Benin citizens traveling to Vietnam for tourism purpose, they can easily apply for visa on arrival when they are reaching the country.

Here are 4 simple steps to follow to obtain Vietnam visa on arrival from Benin

• Step 1: Fill out the Vietnamese visa application form online

• Step 2: Pay visa service fee to get visa approval letter

• Step 3: Receive the visa approval letter by email

• Step 4: Fly to Vietnam and get Vietnam visa stamped on your passport

Vietnam visa on arrival document requirements for Benin nationals

To obtain a visa on arrival, you have to apply for visa approval letter before traveling to Vietnam. Depending on the purpose of travel, the documents required to submit will be different. Here is the guidance on documentation for those who wish to apply for tourist and business visit

Vietnam tourist visa

• A valid passport copy which is valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of arrival in Vietnam

• Round trip ticket

• Hotel booking

• Tentative travel plan in Vietnam

Vietnam business visa

• A valid passport copy which is valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of arrival in Vietnam

• A business certificate of Vietnam based sponsor company

• Form NA2

• Form NA16

• Tentative business plan in Vietnam

It takes 7-10 working days to get a visa approval letter. If you need our company help with a tourist or business visa letter to Vietnam, just kindly contact us at our hotline +84 948 555 332 or email us at [email protected]. Our visa experts will guide you through every single step from submitting your visa application until you obtain a full visa stamp at the Vietnam airport.

Vietnam entry requirement for Benin citizens

Benin citizens must have the following documents to present at the Vietnam airport to get visa stamped on their passports.

• Valid passport (for at least 6 months from the date of arrival in Vietnam)

• A copy of visa approval letter

• A completed Vietnamese visa application form

• 02 passport sized photo

• Stamping fee in cash

How much does it cost for Vietnam visa for Benin nationals

To get visa on arrival for Benin citizens, there are two kind of visa fees which include the visa approval fee and stamping fee. The visa approval is slightly varied from this visa agency to another. Upon arrival, Benin travelers has to pay 25usd as visa stamping fee for the Immigration Officer in order to get visa stamped on their passport.


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