Vietnam Visa for El Salvador Citizens

Last update: 10/11/2022

Do El Salvador citizens need a visa to Vietnam?

El Salvador country is not in the visa exemption list for Vietnam visa. Therefore, El Salvador citizens are required to get a visa to visit Vietnam.

Vietnam visa on arrival is the most common way nowadays for getting a Vietnam business visa and tourist visa through internet by applying online.

Beside, you can also apply to get a visa at Vietnam Embassy or Consulate.

Vietnam visa on arrival for El Salvador citizens

Vietnam visa on arrival is available for El Salvador nationals. The stay is usually short with a period of 30 days for tourism purpose and 90 days for business purpose.  By obtaining a visa in this way, they have to get a visa approval letter before traveling to Vietnam.

Documents required to get a tourist visa:

• A soft file of valid passport which is valid at least 6 months from the departure date to Vietnam

• Hotel booking

• Return ticket booking

• Tentative itinerary in Vietnam

Documents required for a business visa (with Vietnam based sponsor company)

• 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

Vietnam visa on arrival process for El Salvador passport holders:

On arrival, El Salvador travelers should head to the window marked “landing visa”. The immigration window is only for people who already have the visa. If the travelers haven’t already filled the application, it is advised to complete the visa on arrival form by the window.

Once completed, the traveler should submit:

• A valid passport

• A copy of visa approval letter

• Vietnamese visa application form

• 02 passport sized photos

• Stamping fee in American cash

After providing all application has been completely reviewed and their visa sticker is glued on their passport. 

Apply visa at Vietnamese Embassy in El Salvador

Embassy of Vietnam has not established in El Salvador yet. Therefore, citizens or residents in El Salvador can only apply at Vietnamese Embassy Oversea for having a Vietnam visa.

Kindly contact and apply your Vietnam Visa at the nearest Vietnamese embassies or consulates in your neighboring countries or in any country in person or by email before arriving in Vietnam.

Vietnam visa on arrival fee for El Salvador citizens

 There are two types of visa fee include visa service fee and stamping fee

• Visa service fee: it’s paid to apply for visa approval letter. Please kindly contact us for more details about this kind of fee.

• Visa stamping fee: it’s paid on arrival in cash to get visa stamped on your passport. It costs 25usd in cash for single entry and 50usd in cash for multiple entry which is valid up 3 moths.


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