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Approval fee: $ 15.0 x 1 visa(s)
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Vietnam visa for Ireland

Irish citizens can apply for Vietnam visa from Ireland, or from any other countries where they are staying or living in by selecting rapid visa online application. The visa on arrival is the easiest and cheapest way for the Irish people getting the visa to Vietnam.

1. Vietnam and Ireland relations

Ireland established diplomatic relations with Vietnam in 1996 and that relationship moved to a new level when in 2005, as part of a general broadening of Ireland's engagement in Asia, Ireland opened an Embassy in Hanoi. The relationship between Vietnam and Ireland is one of partnership and mutual respect.

It is a relationship built around the range of areas of common interest – political and economic, bilateral and multilateral. In 2006, total bilateral trade amounted to €116 million, an increase of 13% and Vietnam - Ireland continues to play a prominent role in the reform process.

2. Getting the Vietnam visa from Ireland

Vietnam Immigration policy regulates that all Ireland passport holders need to apply for visa for Vietnam before entering the countries. From Ireland, you can get a visa to Vietnam by two 2 options:

1. Get Vietnam visa on arrival: Visa on arrival is beneficial for those who live far away from the Vietnamese embassies and do not wish to send their passports away by postal mail.
- Issuing unit: Vietnam Immigration Department
- Processing time: 1 to 2 working days
- No passport sendoff required
- How it works? You go online at, fill in the secured form, and just wait 36 hour to 2 working days (normal service) or within 1 working day (urgent service) to get your Visa approval letter via email. Taking this letter of approval, your passport, 2 photos and US$25 (for single entry)/ US$50 (for multiple entry) as stamping fee to get your visa at airport. Further information, please visit application process or contact with us.

2. Get Vietnam entry visa at Vietnam Embassy in Ireland:
At present, there is no information about the Embassy of Vietnam in Ireland. The Embassy of Vietnam in London is the sole authority responsible for issuing Vietnamese visas in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland. However, Irish citizens or residents living in Ireland can still apply for a Vietnam visa by choosing between two following options:
- Visit the nearest Vietnam Embassy in the neighboring country to apply for a visa by yourself, or
- Apply for Vietnam visa online for a visa on arrival (picked up at the arrival airport in Vietnam) within 2 working days at the cheap cost from $10 only.

However, visa getting at Vietnam Embassy tends to consume more time and money. There are a lot of our clients choose applying for Vietnam visa online to avoid bureaucratic barriers and nuisance there. To get more information about the Vietnam visa on arrival, please refer to Vietnam visa on arrival and FAQ page.

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