Vietnam visa extension information

What is Vietnam visa extension?

Vietnam visa extension helps travelers continue staying in Vietnam after their visas expire without exiting Vietnam to apply for a new one again.

When do I need to extend my Vietnam visa?

You’d better extend/renew your visa at least 1 week (for 3 months visa, preferably 2 weeks) before your visa expiration date.

Which documents will I need?

Only your original passport, remember that your passport must have 2 blank pages at maximum.

Which type of visa can be extended?

For tourist and business Vietnam visa, the extension/renewal is only applicable for 1 month or 3 months (single/multiple entry).

For diplomatic, official visas, or/and other types of visa, it should be applied through the official agencies or government or business sponsor or contact the Vietnam Immigration Department in person.

How to extend my Vietnam visa?

With the aim of getting more and more opportunities to support our valued clients, has developed visa extension/renewal services for those who have been in Vietnam. To extend/renew your visa, you are kindly advised to follow the following steps:

  • Step 1. Please send us your scan of your passport and the page containing your current Vietnam visa to [email protected]. Then we will send it to Vietnam Immigration Department to check your information before extending/renewing your visa.
  • Step 2. We will inform you about the visa extension fee and whether your visa can be extended/renewed as visa extension varies for each case.
  • Step 3. For those who are in Hanoi, please bring your original passport to our office at 20th Floor, Vinaconex 9 Tower, Pham Hung Street, Hanoi, Vietnam. In case, you are in Ho Chi Minh City, please let us know your current address so that our staff will come in person to pick up your passport.
  • Step 4. Wait some days to get your passport back together with your new stamped visa.

How long does it take?

The processing time takes from 5 to 10 days, depends on your type of Vietnam visa.

How much does it cost?

The Vietnam visa extension fee varies for each case and the type of Vietnam visa. Please contact us at for further information.