Check status
Vietnam Visa ×
Support 8:00 - 22:00 (GMT+7)

Best way to apply Vietnam visa in Sanya, China

If you are living or working in Sanya (Hainan, China), you have a plan to take a visit Vietnam from Sanya, a tourist/business visa must be prepared. This post will give everything you need to know about how to apply Vietnam visa in Sanya with requirements apply Visa on arrival or Visa at embassy, visa cost and best way a trip to Vietnam.

This guideline is for:

  • Chinese citizens;
  • Foreigner currently traveling or living in Sanya;

How to apply Vietnam visa in Sanya?

There are two main options for travellers to get Vietnam visa from Sanya, Hainan, China:

Option 1: Apply Visa at Embassy/Consulate

Currently, NO Embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Sanya. So, you can contact the nearest Consulate General of Vietnam in Nanning for more information.

Consulate General of Vietnam in Nanning
Address 10th Floor, Diwang International Chamber of Commerce Tower, No 59 Jinhu Road, Nanning City, Guangxi, PRC
Phone +86 771 551 0561 or +86 771 551 0562
Email [email protected] or [email protected]
Office hours Monday – Friday: 8.30 AM – 17.30 PM
Distance ~ 760km

To apply visa at Consulate General of Vietnam in Nanning some following documents you should prepare (Mandatory):

  • The ordinary passport with 06 month validity (the travel document and emergency passport might be not approved);
  • Application form (Download here);
  • 02 passport photo with 4×6 cm size;
  • Visa fee;
  • Introduction letter from the trading company based in Vietnam (if you wish to apply business visa);
  • An envelope with address (to get your passport back via Post);

Note: Documents might be changed due to the policy of Embassy/Consulate; you should contact before submission.

Option 2: Apply Visa on arrival (Recommended)

Vietnam visa on arrival (VOA) is also known as landing visa. It is available for those who are living in Sanya and take the flight to Vietnam. The applicants are not necessary to submit any documents at Vietnam Embassy or Consulate. You just need to choose the type of visa you wish and follow these simple online steps:

  1. Complete the online visa application form and payment.
  2. Receive the pre-approval letter via email within 2 working days or other urgent services based on your demand.
  3. Prepare required documents to pick up visa stamp upon arrival at Vietnam international airport.

+(*) Required documents: The print out of pre-approval letter, passport, 01 copy of entry and exit form,02 passport photos and stamp fee;
+Visa on arrival is just applied for air-travellers.
+Visa on arrival fee: the service fee for pre-approval letter paid online and stamp fee paid in cash upon arrival at Vietnam international airport

How to get from Sanya to Vietnam?

China Southern Airlines, Cathay Dragon and 4 other airlines fly from Sanya to Da Nang 3 times a day. If you enter through a land border, you can take a bus from Sanya to Ho Chi Minh City via Haikou East, Xiuying Port, Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal, Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre, Ha Tinh, and Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong in around 2 days 4h.

The quickest ways to get to Da Nang – Vietnam from Sanya: take a bus to Sanya Phoenix Airport, fly to Da Nang with total time 7h 30m (includes 2h transfer). Find the trip option that best suits you.