Vietnam Visa for Kuwaiti Citizens

Last update: 25/04/2023

If you are a Kuwaiti citizen planning a trip to Vietnam, you will need a valid visa. To apply for Vietnam visa, you can visit the embassy/consulate of Vietnam to submit your visa application. The other way is to get Vietnam visa on arrival which is considered as the simplest and easiest method for Kuwaiti travelers.

Vietnam visa is required for Kuwaiti passport holders. You can apply a visa by providing the following requirements below

• A passport which is valid at least 6 months since the arrival date in Vietnam

• 02 blank pages on passport

How to apply for Vietnam visa for Kuwaiti citizens

There are two legitimate options for Kuwaiti citizens when they wish to obtain a visa to visit Vietnam. The first option is to get visa at the Vietnamese embassy and the second one is to get a visa on arrival. In the following section, we will guide you more details for each method Iranian nationals would like to get.

Vietnam visa at the Embassy

To apply for a Vietnam visa at the embassy of Vietnam in Kuwait, you will need:

• A print-out of your completed visa application and supporting documents.

• Your original passport which must be valid for at least 6 months beyond your departure date.

• Visa fees: Money order/check, or cash in case you apply at the embassy in person.

• Have 02 passport-sized photos

• A print out of your Vietnam visa approval letter

For those who enter Vietnam through a land port or seaport, they have to apply for a visa at the Vietnam Embassy before they are travelling to Vietnam. However, if Kuwaiti travelers are getting into Vietnam through the airport, visa on arrival is the best option for them.

Vietnam tourist visa on arrival for Kuwaiti citizens

Vietnam Visa on arrival does not need an interview, unlike the traditional extensive visa application through an embassy. Kuwaiti citizens can get Vietnam visa on arrival for tourism purpose. The stay is usually short with a period of 30 days. By obtaining a visa in this way, they have to get a visa approval letter before traveling to Vietnam.

To apply for a tourist visa to Vietnam, you need the following documents:

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

• Hotel booking

• Return ticket booking

• Travel itinerary in Vietnam

Vietnam visa processing upon arrival

On arrival, the traveler should head to the window marked “landing visa”. The immigration window is only for people who already have the visa. If the traveler hasn’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 US Dollar in cash

After providing all the documentation, travelers are asked to wait. The name of the traveler will be called to collect their passport with visa on it when their application is completely reviewed.

Vietnam business visa on arrival for Kuwaiti citizens

To obtain a business visa, Kuwait’s passport holders must have a sponsor company based in Vietnam.

Here is the list of documents required for a 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

Their sponsor company will submit these documents to the Vietnamese Immigration Department and need to wait from 5-7 working days to get a visa approval letter

When the visa approval letter is issued, travelers will bring a copy of the visa letter along with Vietnamese visa application form, 02 passport sized photos and stamping fee in order to get a full visa stamped on their passport at Vietnam airport.

How much does it cost for a Vietnam visa for Kuwaiti citizens?

The fees of Vietnam visa depend on the way they wish to apply for a visa.

• Visa the Vietnamese Embassy or Consulate: the fee varies from this embassy to the another. It’s not publicly shown on their website. You have to contact the embassy officer for more details.

• Visa on arrival: the fee includes visa service fee and stamping fee

• Visa service fee is different case by case. Please contact us at + 84.948.555.332 for the exact price.

• Stamping fee: $25US in cash for a single entry and $50US for a multiple entry which is valid up 3 months.


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