Vietnam Visa requirements for Citizens of China


As an Citizens of China, you are kindly advised to have Vietnam Visa to enter Vietnam. Also, it is worth noting that your nationality has been supported by Vietnam visa on arrival (VOA), which is applied only for those traveling by air.

There are two options as below to apply for Visa to enter Vietnam:

  1. Apply for Vietnam Visa on Arrival on website.

    This is the quickest and cheapest way to get Vietnam Visa before your trip. Within 1-2 working days depending on your service choice (Normal or Urgent), the VISA letter of Approval will be sent directly by email without any requirement related to original passport.

    Apply online for VISA APPROVAL LETTER in 4 steps:

    • Access website:
    • Fill in the application form with the correct details of your name, passport number, arrival date... and submit.
    • Confirm and make payment submission.
    • Receive and print out Approval Letter.
    • Get your Visa Stamp upon arrival at one of the Vietnam’s Airport (Hanoi, Danang, Ho Chi Minh)

    Documents before entering Vietnam: Visa approval letter, passport, 2 passport- sized photos, Vietnamese visa application form (sent via email), and stamping fee.



  2. Apply for Vietnam Visa at Vietnam Embassies in China

    Besides online Vietnam Visa Application, you are still able to get Vietnam Visa by yourself in China. Contact the embassy of Vietnam in your country to obtain the Visa before you arrive Vietnam.

    In case there is no Vietnam Representative Office in your country, please kindly check other countries to find the nearest Vietnam Embassy/ Consulate to contact for getting Vietnam Visa. This procedure takes 5-10 working days, which is required your original passport and VISA application.

    Contact Vietnam Embassy in China at:

    Embassy of Vietnam in Beijing, China

    Address: No 32 Guanghua Rd., Jiangou menwai, P.O.Box 00600, Beijing, CHINA

    Phone: (86-10) 6532 11

    Fax: (86-10) 6532 57

    Your Email:

    Consulate General of Vietnam in Guangzhou, China

    Address: 2nd floor, Hotel Landmark B Building North, Qiaoguang Rd. (Haizhu square), Guangzhou, CHINA.

    Phone: (86-20) 8330 59

    Fax: (86-20) 8330 59

    Your Email:


    Consulate General of Vietnam in Kun Ming, China

    Address: No. 507, Hong Ta Mansion 1 No. 155 Beijing Road, Kunming, China

    Phone: (0086-871)- 351

    Fax: (0086-871) 351



    Consulate General of Vietnam in Vietnam in Nanning, China

    Address: 1st floor, Touzi Dasha, 109 Minzu Avenue, Nanning, CHINA..

    Phone: (86-77) 1551 05

    Fax:(86-77) 1553 47

    Your Email:


    Embassy of Vietnam in Hong Kong, China

    Address: 15/F, Great Smart Tower, 230 Wan Chai Road, Wan Chai, HONG KONG, CHINA

    Phone: (852) 2591 4517

    Fax: (852) 2591 4524


Your passport must have at least 6 month’s validity and blank pages left.

Please be kindly noted that Visa on arrival is applicable only for those travel to Vietnam by air.

If you plan to arrive by land, you need to obtain a visa beforehand, Visa on arrival will not work on land entry.

If you travel on cruise ship, you can contact the cruise operator for visa procedures.