Who need and who do not need a visa to Vietnam

Nationals of certain countries may visit Vietnam without visa for a period of time, hereunder is the list of countries and regions that have visa exemption arrangements with Vietnam.

Updates on 18-06-2015: Starting from 01/July/2015 to 30/06/2016, visitors from the following countries may not need a visa to Vietnam for less than 15 days: Germany, France, the UK, Italy, and Spain.

Areas Countries Term of residence
Asia Singapore less than 30 days
Singapore less than 30 days
Thailand less than 30 days
Malaysia less than 30 days
Philippines less than 21 days
Laos less than 30 days
Indonesia less than 30 days
Japan less than 15 days
South Korea less than 15 days
Nordic Sweden less than 15 days
Finland less than 15 days
Denmark less than 15 days
Norway less than 15 days
(July 2015 – June 2016)
Germany less than 15 days
France less than 15 days
Spain less than 15 days
Italy and United Kingdom less than 15 days

Special Exemptions

– APEC Business Travel Card (ABTC) holders economies may visit Vietnam for less than 60 days.