Types of Vietnam Visa for Netherlands & tips on Vietnam visa on arrival for Netherlands

A Vietnam visa is required for all Netherlands passport holders visiting Vietnam, applicable for all kind of purposes including tourist, business and so on. Currently, Dutch can obtain Vietnam visa in two ways such as applying visa at Embassy of Vietnam in Netherlands or applying Vietnam visa on arrival. At the moment, all citizens of Netherlands can apply for a Vietnam visa valid for up to 3 months (for leisure purpose) or up to 6 months (for business trip).

Each way has its own advantage and disadvantage. While getting Vietnam visa at Embassy is suggested for those who have much time, live near the Embassy as well as who are comfortable to send the original passport far away, Vietnam visa on arrival is more popular because its convenience and simplicity.

If you choose to apply via Embassy in Netherlands, you will have to visit several time to complete the procedure. Your original passport is required during this process. How long does it take to complete the process? The time is not fixed, you have to contact directly with the Embassy to get details. Normally, you will have to wait 5 – 7 working days to get Vietnam visa. Here is the address of the Embassy of Vietnam in Netherlands:

Vietnam Embassy in Netherlands

  • Address: Nassauplein 12, 2585 EB, The Hague, the Netherlands
  • Phone: (00-31-70) 3648
  • Fax: (00-31-70) 3648
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Office hours: Monday to Friday: 9.30 a.m – 12.00 p.m; 13.30 p.m – 16.00 p.m

In order apply for Vietnam visa on arrival, there are a few simple steps you can follow online. First, accessing www.vietnam-visa.com to fill all your information such as the full name, date of birth, flight time, etc. in the online visa application. After finishing all these step, you will receive a confirmation email right away. It will take few hours (for urgent case) or 1 – 2 working days to process the visa application procedure. Finally, you will receive the Approval Letter to get visa stamped onto your passport in any of Vietnam international airports. In this method, You can easily see its advantages that you do no need to send your original passport away, online process save time and you do not have to deal with immigration authorities, especially convenient for those who are currently living far away from the Embassies.



Come to the sign “Visa On Arrival” or “Landing Visa” to get visa stamped onto your passport in Vietnamese airports.


The fee including service fee and stamping fee. Service fee is paid online to Vietnam-visa.com in order to help you in paper work such as getting the Visa approval letter. This fee is different based on your Visa type, number of applicants and processing time. On the other hand, stamping fee is charged to Immigration Officer at Vietnam International Airport to get visa stamped on your passport. Detailed guide to get visa to Vietnam from Netherlands can be found on: https://www.vietnam-visa.com/guide/netherlands/

For further information regarding to Vietnam visa for Dutch visitors, you can contact with Vietnam-visa.com via +84. 946.583.583 or [email protected].