Cons of Vietnam visa on arrival and how to avoid

Everything has two sides which are advantages and disadvantage and don’t except Vietnam visa online application . If you know that VOA is quick and cheap visa service, however we have to inform the following minors of visa online application and how to avoid it.

  • VOA is only used for those who take the flight to one of Vietnam International Airports ( Noi Bai, Danang, Cam Ranh, Ho Chi Minh, Phu Quoc International Airports)
  • Long waiting time at International Airports. It is supposed that you need to wait around 30-45 minutes to get your passport back with visa stamp there => you should use assistance service from the visa agency who helps you to obtain visa letter. This service will help your visa stamp procedure more promptly and smoothly.
  • Many people think that they can get visa directly at airport. But we have to inform that there are two steps to get visas ( apply online for getting application letter and stamp visas at airports)
  • All visa information of different applicants is shared on one visa letter. However, please don’t worry about this problem, if you apply for visa to Vietnam at, you will get the private application letter for all visa booking.

These are some disadvantages about VOA service, if having any confuses, you are welcome to contact us via

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