How to get Vietnam visa from Canada

If you are a Canadian passport holder who wishes to apply for a Vietnam visa, there are two options for you to go:

Option 1: Get Vietnam visa at Vietnam Embassy.

You can apply for a Vietnam visa in person at the Vietnam Embassy in Canada.

– Issuing unit: Vietnam Embassy

– Processing time: 4- 5 working days

– Visa fee: Around $40 (depends on your visa type)

Following is major information about Vietnam Embassy in Ottawa, Canada, which may be useful for you in some cases.

Embassy of Vietnam in Ottawa, Canada
Address: 470 Wilbrod Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6M8, CANADA
Phone: (1613) 236 0772
Fax: (1613) 236 2704
Office hours: Monday to Friday: Morning: 9.30 a.m – 11.30 a.m; Afternoon: 13.30 p.m – 16.00 p.m

Option 2: Apply for Vietnam visa on arrival through Vietnam visa service agency –

Visa on arrival is widely believed to be an ideal option for Vietnam visa application due to its benefits such as effective, cost- saving, as well as fast service.

– Issuing unit: Vietnam Immigration Department

– Processing time: 1- 2 working days

– Visa fees: Around $19 (depends on your visa type)

– No passport sent off required.

How does it work?

Firstly, you visit; fill in secure online application form, pay service fee by credit card and just wait 2 working days (normal service) or 1 working day ( urgent service) to receive your visa approval letter via email. After all, you take this letter + your passport + 2 photos + some dollars as stamping fee to pick up your real visa at Vietnam airport.

Keep in mind that this service is only available to Canadian citizens travelling to Vietnam by air.

Besides, your passport needs at least 6 month validity, and 2 left blank pages.

If you have any question, please contact us at, or through hotline: (+84) 986 364 851

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