Vietnam Visa for Norway citizens

Norway citizens are NOT required to obtain a visa to Vietnam for a short-stay visit of 45 days. If they meet the following requirements:

  • The passport must be valid for at least 6 months beyond the arrival date.
  • The passport with 2 blank pages.

Visa requirements

Type of visa Requirements Maximum stay
Tourist visa Visa-free 45 days N/A
E-visa Eligible 90 days

How to apply for Vietnam Visa in Norway?

If you want to stay in Vietnam for more than 45 days, you need a Vietnam visa. Norwegian passport holders can apply for a visa to Vietnam using one of the three methods below.

Steps to apply for Vietnam e-Visa:

  1. Fill in an online visa application form;
  2. Pay the cost and wait for 4-6 working days;
  3. Download and print the Vietnam e-Visa.

Vietnam eVisa Requirement documents include:

  • Your portrait scan photo taken in the last 6 months (4*6 size, colored photo, white background, straight looking without glasses). Sample: click view
  • Your passport scan photo information page (full and clear). Sample: click view

=> Guidelines and size for Vietnam visa photo.
=> Check Vietnam e-Visa fee

Steps to apply for Vietnam visa on arrival:

  1. Fill in online visa application form;
  2. Pay the cost and wait for 4-6 working days;
  3. Download and print the approval letter and get visa stamp upon arrival at Vietnam airport.

Required documents include (bring):

  • 01 portrait photo taken in the last 6 months (4*6 size, colored photo, white background, straight looking without glasses). Sample: click view
  • Passport (at least 6 months validity with 2 blank pages);
  • A printed copy of enclosed Letter of Approval;
  • An entry/exit form (download here) filled with your information;
  • Stamping fee in cash;

Note: You are required to show passport and visa approval letter when checking in for a flight to Vietnam.

How much do you need to pay?

Type of visa Fee (USD/pax) Processing time
Visa on arrival Contact Us 7 – 10 working days

Note: This fee only includes consultant for visa approval letter and does not include stamping fee payable at Embassy of Vietnam or airport for visa stamping.

Apply for a Visa at the Vietnamese Embassy in 1 of 4 ways:

  1. Apply in person at the Vietnamese Embassy in Norway;
  2. Apply by post;
  3. Apply online, collect visa in person;
  4. Apply online, receive loose-leaf visa by post;

Required documents include:

  • Visa application form with the application’s photo;
  • Passport (at least 6 months validity with 2 blank pages);
  • Get an approval letter issued by the Immigration Department of Vietnam;
  • Pay visa stamping fee.

Vietnamese Embassy/Consulate in Norway information

  • Address: St. Olavs Gate 21C, 0165 Oslo, Norway
  • Phone: +47-2- 2203300
  • Fax: +47-2-2203301
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Website: https://vnembassy-oslo.mofa.gov.vn