Thanks to the new policy of Vietnamese Government, the UK citizens will be granted free Vietnam visa for a stay of maximum 15 days in Vietnam. Therefore, if you have a fixed schedule trip of 15 days in Vietnam, nothing to worry as you can travel to the country without a visa.

UK passport holders travel to Vietnam - Vietnam visa Tips

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In case your plan in Vietnam is longer than 15 days, you are highly recommended to apply for Vietnam visa before your travel. Since you visa will currently be difficult to extend and the visa extension is more costly.

How to get Vietnam Visa for UK citizens?

Normally, Vietnam visa on arrival service is the most convenient and fastest way to get visa to Vietnam for all UK citizens, especially those living far away from Vietnam Embassy in UK. By using this service, there will be no passport sendoff required.

Follow the following steps and get your desired visa: You may firstly refer to our website at Vietnam-visa.co.uk and then fill in the secure Vietnam visa application form. Afterwards, you will receive your visa approval letter via email within 2 working days (if you use normal service) or 1 working day (if for urgent service) after your payment of service fee for Vietnam visa. Finally, you have to take this letter, attached entry and exit form, your passport, 02 photos and some dollars for stamping fee to get on your flight; you will get your Vietnam visa stamped at your arrival airport in Vietnam.

Besides, you can obtain a visa to Vietnam at the Vietnam Embassy and Consulate General of Vietnam. The contact details of those are:

  • Vietnam Embassy in London, United Kingdom
    Address: 12-14 Victoria Rd., London W8-5rd, UK
    Phone: (4420) 79371912 Fax: (44020) 7565385
    Email:[email protected],
    Office hours: 9.00am to 11.30am And 1.00pm to 5.00pm (Mon – Fri)
  • Consulate General of Vietnam in London, United Kingdom
    Address: 12-14 Victoria Rd., London W8-5rd, UK
    Phone: (4420) 79371912 Fax: (44020) 7565385
    Email:[email protected],
    Office hours: 9.00am to 11.30am And 1.00pm to 5.00pm (Mon – Fri)

Actually, applying for a visa at Vietnam Embassy/General Consulate may cost you 4-5 or even 7 working days to receive visa. In addition, your original passport required to be submitted together with your visa application.

To sum up, if the stay in Vietnam of a UK citizen is longer than 15 days, he is advised to consider the two options for applying for a visa to Vietnam, of which the most convenient and fastest way is using visa on arrival service.