decrease of vietnam visa stamping feeIt is really great news for visitors using visa on arrival to Vietnam as its stamping fee will be cut down by up to 47% from November 23, 2015. This decision is stated by the Ministry of Finance under the Circular No. Circular No 157/2015/TT-BTC providing the regime of collection, remittance and use management of fee for issuance of passports, visas and papers sheet on entry, exit, transit and residence in Vietnam. According to the Circular, new stamping fees to be applied from November 23, 2015 will be:

  • US$25 per one single entry visa instead of the current US$45;
  • US$50 per one multiple entry visa valid for up to 3 month instead of the current US$95.

So, when it comes to effect, Vietnam visa on arrival is absolutely an ideal choice for visitors to Vietnam by air thanks to its simplicity in application and cost saving.

How to obtain a visa on arrival to Vietnam?

Step 1: Submit online visa application form at

Step 2: Pay service fee online.

Step 3: Receive visa approval letter.

Step 4: Get visa stamped at arrival airport in Vietnam.

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