Vietnam Visa for Burundi Citizens

Last update: 04/10/2022

Do Burundi citizens need a visa to Vietnam?

Yes. Burundi passport holders are required to obtain a Vietnam visa to enter the country. Still, there are some other requirements to be eligible to file your visa application as shown as bellows:

• A scan of passport copy, the passport must stay valid for at least 6 months since the arrival date in Vietnam

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

How to apply for a Vietnam visa from Burundi      

The Burundi passport holders have two options to get Vietnam visa for both tourist and business purpose

Get Vietnam visa at the Embassy

Burundi citizens can get a visa at the Vietnamese Embassy/Consulate in Burundi or other countries where they are residing or traveling.

To get the visa in this way, Burundi passport holders need to submit:

• Original passport which is valid at least 6 months since the traveling date to Vietnam

• Completed Vietnam visa application form

• An invitation letter sponsored by a Vietnam based company for business purpose or by a Vietnam based travel agency for tourist visa

• And others as required by the embassy/consulate

Please contact the embassy in advance for the best document preparation before visiting there in person.

Get Visa on Arrival (recommended)

The best and easiest way to get a visa for Burundi citizens who are travelling to Vietnam by air is to get Visa on Arrival (VOA). By doing this way, there is no need to visit the Vietnamese Embassy or Consulate in person to submit the visa application.

With visa on arrival, you have to get a visa approval letter in advance before departure for Vietnam. Upon arrival, please present the visa letter with other documents to get visa stamped on your passport. The process to get the visa approval letter is completed online through a local visa or travel agency.

In order to get the visa approval letter, please send us a copy of your passport to our email at [email protected]. Our visa experts will response your inquiry soon.

Vietnam visa fee for citizens of Algeria 

Depending the method of getting a Vietnam visa, the visa cost will be different.

• At the Vietnamese Embassy/Consulate: the fee is varied from this embassy to another.

• Vietnam visa on arrival: there are two mandatory fees including the stamping fee and visa approval letter. For the stamping fee, it is 25usd in cash for single entry and 50usd for 1 or 3 month multiple entry. About the visa approval letter, it will be confirmed at the time of applying it. To know exact the fee, please contact us at + 84.948.555.332 or [email protected]

Frequently asked questions about Vietnam visa for Burundi citizens

Q1: Is visa on arrival available for Burundi citizens?

Yes, Burundi passport holder can apply for visa on arrival. To get visa on arrival, travelers has to acquire a visa approval letter and have to enter Vietnam by air.

Q2: How long does it takes to get a visa for Burundi passport holder?

The processing time depending on which way you apply for a Vietnam visa. For visa on arrival, it normally takes 7 working days to get a visa approval letter online while it needs to wait a bit longer if your visa application is processed at the Vietnamese Embassy.

Q3: Can Burundi citizens enter Vietnam via land border?

In order to get into Vietnam through land border Burundi travelers are advised to visit Vietnamese Embassy to have a visa stamped on their passports beforehand.


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