How to extend Vietnam visa in Vietnam

If you applied for Vietnam visa on arrival for your trip in Vietnam, you want to stay more in Vietnam, you don’t have any idea about how to extend your Vietnam visa. Don’t worry about it, please check the following post and find out the best solution for your problem

Before taking about how to extend visa to Vietnam , we just want to inform you some basic information about visa extension in Vietnam as below


Visa extension means having new staying duration permission in Vietnam

Types of Vietnam visa extension

There are two types of Vietnam visa extension: one month and three months

  • If your current visa is 1 month single or 1- month multiple entries => you are allowed apply to extend in 1 more month.
  • If your current visa is 3- months single or 3- month multiple entries=> you can apply to extend in 3 more months


  • Your passport consists of at least 1-2 empty pages to get the new seal
  • Your passport with validity of more than 6 months
  • At least 3 days before your visa expiration.


  • You can’t extend your visa online. If you want to extend your Vietnam visa, you have to contact with any Visa agency in Vietnam before your visa expiration about 7 days for extending Vietnam visa
  • To extend Vietnam visa, you have to bring your original passport to travel agencies and getting back with the new Vietnam visa after 4- 7 working days
  • Vietnam visa extension fee is more expensive than Vietnam visa on arrival, therefore, you have to make your plan carefully before applying for Vietnam visa on arrival
  • You are recommended to contact the nearest travel agencies for extending Vietnam visa.

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