Austrian visitors to Vietnam must have a Vietnam visa to enter into Vietnam. They can apply for Vietnam visa in three different methods. It includes applying for Vietnam visa through embassy, Vietnam visa on arrival and Vietnam e-visa. But, applying for Vietnam visa through embassy is a tedious process as it takes a lot of time to get Vietnam visa approval. You have to carry all your original documents to the Vietnamese embassy in Austria and you must physically present throughout the visa application process. Moreover, if there is an issue in the document you have presented, you must correct it and re-submit it again to the embassy. So, this method takes a lot of time from your hectic schedule and you will waste all your time on waiting in long queue.
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Vietnam visa on arrival is considered to be one of the best methods in applying Vietnam visa as it follows a simple, convenient procedure. This includes simple four steps and you don’t have to wait in long queue. Moreover, you can get the approval by applying at the comfort of your own home.
Apply online for Visa on arrival to Vietnam and the process takes three to five working days for normal cases and eight hours for urgent processing.
Once you fill out the online application form, make the service payment online.
The visa approval letter will be sent to your mail which you have to download or make a copy. This letter must be presented at the immigration check desk to get your visa.
Present your passport, visa, and other required documents at the entry point of the international airport in Vietnam. The five applicable airports for visa on arrival are,
The service fee must be made online and can be paid only during the visa application process. If you fail to pay the service fee, your visa application will not get submitted. Depending on the type of the visa you are applying for, the service fee changes. If you are applying for one month single entry visa, the service fee is 6USD, and for three months single entry it is 20 USD. The both costs listed above are only for tourist visa and this fee is not applicable for business visa.
The Vietnam visa stamping fee for single entry visa is 25USD and for multiple entries is 50USD. The stamping fee is paid at the destination airport only in cash, and the debit and credit cards are not accepted.