Best way to apply Vietnam visa in Shaoguan, China
If you are living or working in Shaoguan (Guangdong Province, China), you have a plan to take a visit Vietnam from Shaoguan, a tourist/business visa must be prepared. This post will give everything you need to know about how to apply Vietnam visa in Shaoguan 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 Shaoguan;
How to apply Vietnam visa in Shaoguan?
There are two main options for travellers to get Vietnam visa from Shaoguan, Guangdong Province, China:
Option 1: Apply Visa at Embassy/Consulate
Currently, NO Embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Shaoguan. So, you can contact the nearest Consulate General of Vietnam in Guangzhou for more information.
|Consulate General of Vietnam in Guangzhou
|Suite P01, 4th /F, Garden Tower, Garden Hotel, 368 Hoanshi Dong Rd., Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510064, Guangdong, P.R of China.
|+86-20-83305911 or 83305910
|Monday – Friday: 9.00 AM – 17.00 PM
To apply visa at Consulate General of Vietnam in Guangzhou 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 Shaoguan 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:
- Complete the online visa application form and payment.
- Receive the pre-approval letter via email within 2 working days or other urgent services based on your demand.
- 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 Shaoguan to Vietnam?
If you go by road, you can take a train from Shaoguan to Ho Chi Minh City via Shaoguan, Guangzhou South, Nanning, Ha Noi, and Ho Chi Minh City in around 2 days 4h. Or you can take a bus from Shaoguan to Ho Chi Minh City via Guangzhou Municipal, Guangxi Nanning, Baicangling, Nanning station, Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre, Ha Tinh, and Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong in around 2 days 5h.
The quickest ways to get to Da Nang – Vietnam from Shaoguan: take taxi and train to Guangzhou Baiyun Airport, fly to Danang just 5h 50m (includes 2h 10m transfer). Find the trip option that best suits you.