How to get Vietnam visa from South Korea?

As a citizen of South Korea, you are exempted for Vietnam visa for a stay of maximum 15 days in Vietnam. However, if you want to stay longer than 15 days, it is a must to obtain Vietnam visa as the first permission to enter the country. There are two ways of getting Vietnam visa you may consider:

Option 1: Get Vietnam visa at Vietnam Embassy.

You can apply for Vietnam visa in person at the Vietnam Embassy in South Korea.

– Issuing unit: Vietnam Embassy.

– Processing time: 5- 7 working days.

– A passport required with at least 6 months validity

Below is the contact information of Vietnam Embassy in Seoul, where will provide you with further information regarding on how to get a Vietnam visa from South Korea.

Vietnam Embassy in Seoul, South Korea

  • Address: 28-58, Samchong-Dong, Chongno-Ku, 110-230, SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA
  • Phone: (822) 739 2065
  • Fax: (822) 739 2064;
  • Email:
  • Note: Consular telephone: (822) 734 7948

Option 2: (Recommended) Apply for Vietnam visa on arrival through Vietnam visa service agency –

  • Issuing unit: Vietnam Immigration Department
  • Processing time: 1- 2 working days
  • No passport sent off required.

How does it work?

Firstly you will need to fill out a short online application form, or e-mail to us an offline application form. After getting your payment for service fee, we will start to process your application and you can get a visa approval letter via email within 2 working days as regular processing time or even 4-8 working hours in urgent case. After that you print out this letter and bring it along with your valid passport + 2 passport sized photos + some dollars as stamping fee to pick up your visa sticker at one of Vietnam’s international airports.

Based on our experience as a travel agent over the years, Vietnam visa on arrival is commonly preferred by its short-time processing and cost-saving.

Keep in mind that this service is only available to South Korean citizens traveling to Vietnam by air.

If you have any question, please contact us at, or through hotline: (+84) 917 623 750.

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