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The easiest way to get Vietnam visa for Ireland citizens – Víosa Vítneam in Éirinn

Do Ireland passport holders need Vietnam visa for Ireland to enter this country? How many ways to apply for it? This article will help you with detailed guideline.

Do Ireland passport holders need Vietnam visa to enter this country? How many ways to apply for it? This article will help you with detailed guideline.


Vietnam has a list of Vietnam visa exemption that there are many countries can enter Vietnam for a limited period. How to know your nationality is exempted visa or not? You just need to take a minute to look up this table below.

Do Irish citizens need a visa to visit Vietnam?

This is list of countries that Vietnam Immigration allows their citizens to enter Vietnam without visa with detailed length of stay.


If you are Irish passport holders, unfortunately, your country is not in exemption list to enter Vietnam so you need to apply visa. If you are not Irish citizens but live in Ireland, please look up the list above to see whether your nationality is required a Vietnam visa or not.

Vietnam visa for Ireland citizens are required for all type of passports and for any purposes from tourism, business, visiting relative to studying.

How many ways to apply Vietnam visa for Ireland citizens?

There are many ways that you can choose to get Vietnam Visa. Here are three most popular ways for Irish passport holders. You can consider in order that you can choose the most suitable one.

  • Apply for visa in the traditional way: Coming to Vietnam Embassy or Consulate and applying

  • Apply for Vietnam Visa On Arrival

  • Apply for Vietnam E-Visa

How to apply Vietnam visa for Ireland citizens?

Applying directly at Vietnam Embassy/Consulate in Ireland

This is what many people usually do when they think about applying visa.

Firstly, you have to find out the Vietnam embassy or consulate address in your nation. Preparing all necessary documents for applying visa on the appointment date is your next step.

If your current living nation doesn’t have Vietnam embassy or consulate, you need to go to the nearest nation having them to do this process.

This way helps you surely to hold your visa before you come to Vietnam, but it takes a lot of time for processing (it normally takes about 5 – 7 working days to get the result) as well as it wastes your effort and time, especially in case the embassy or consulate is far away from your home.


Procedure to apply visa to Vietnam at Embassy/Consulate

Complete the application form on the website of Vietnam Embassy/Consulate and submit it with your original passport, a passport-sized photo and pay the Vietnam visa fee.

The documents to apply visa at the embassy/ consulate are different from regions to regions. However, it normally includes:

  • Application form.

  • Passport which at least 6 months in validity from the date of entry into Vietnam and still has at least two blank pages.

  • Recent passport-sized color photos (Image must be taken within the last 3 months; Photos should be in color and should be taken against a white background; Image must show the full face and without headgear (headgear worn in accordance with religious or racial customs is acceptable but must not hide the facial features)).

  • Relating documents basing on particular embassy/ consulate request.

For further information, please contact Vietnam embassy/ consulate in Ireland.

  • Processing time: Normally, it takes 3-5 business days to get back the result.

Expedited Vietnam visa fee applies for those who have travel date is approaching or want to get back the passport earlier. Also, an extra Vietnam visa fee will be added.

Note: Each Embassy/Consulate of Vietnam has their own Vietnam visa fee and none of them reveals it on their website.

There is no embassy of Vietnam in Ireland at the moment so you can apply for Vietnam visa at nearest countries such as England, Netherlands and Belgium.

Applying Vietnam visa on arrival in Ireland

Vietnam visa on arrival airports is applicable through aviation way only. It is chosen because of simplicity, effectiveness and reliability.

This kind of visa allows you to apply no matter what your nationality is and where you are. You can apply for a Vietnam visa online via any trusted visa agents such as

On this way, after receiving your requirement, we will make a visa and send you back the Vietnam visa approval letter to your email in order to be granted visa stamp/sticker when you arrive.

However, we are pleased to remind that, a visa agency in Viet Nam can only help you to have visa permit beforehand, in this case it is called “visa approval letter”.

Without holding approval letter when arriving in an airport in Viet Nam, you will not be able to enter our country.


Vietnam visa approval letter

Procedure to apply for a Vietnam visa on arrival:

Applying for Vietnam visa on arrival is not difficult if you follow those steps to get your visa:

  • Fill out the apply Vietnam visa form online with exact personal information as shown in the passport

  • Pay for Vietnam visa fees as instructed.

  • Get the visa approval letter within 1 or 2 working day(s) and print out.

  • Put all the mentioned things above along with your passport in a package before taking your flight to Vietnam. Arrive at a Vietnam international airport, present the approval letter, your passport, 2 passport photos (4×6 cm or 2×2 inches), entry and exit form and pay stamping fee to get your Vietnam visa.

Please note that your passport must be valid at least for the next 6 months and our fees will vary depends on what kind of visa you are obtaining (Business Visa, Tourist Visa, Transit Visa).

We hope that with the help of this essay, citizens from Ireland, or just as any citizen from any country, would find that getting a Vietnam Visa is indeed easy and very simple.

Applying Vietnam visa on Arrival, you can get your Vietnam visa in Dublin, Killarney, Galway, Cork, Belfast, Limerick, Newtownabbey, Bangor or any cities in Ireland. Let’s apply visa at!

Processing Time:

  • 2 business days for the Vietnam tourist visa

  • 3 – 5 business days for Vietnam business visa

Vietnam E-visa on arrival by land


This is a type of visa applied for some countries assigned by Vietnam Government, with maximum 30 days of stay, and only single entry.

It is also fast, cheap and can be applied online. Ireland is in the list of countries that its citizens can apply E-Visa to Vietnam.

How to apply for Vietnam e-Visa in Ireland? Here is procedure to get Vietnam e-Visa:

  • Step 1: Fill in your personal information and types of visa you want to apply.

  • Step 2: Make online payment by Credit card via PayPal. It is safe and easy to do. After finishing to make payment, you immediately receive an email informing about your order with detailed information. Your job is to wait for the result. It takes about 2 working days for basic services or faster if you choose urgent services.

  • Step 3: Receive E-visa within 2 working days. You have to check carefully to make sure the information is correct. If there are any mistakes or errors, you need to contact to the Vietnam sponsor to revise it to the correct one.

  • Step 4: When you come to Vietnam: With the fact that you receive E-Visa and print it out, you officially obtain visa to Vietnam without coming to “Landing visa” or “Visa On Arrival” counter to get the visa like Visa On Arrival.

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