For Cambodia travellers: Vietnamese embassy in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Do Cambodian Citizens require entry Visa to Vietnam?

For those who want to enter Vietnam from Cambodia, Vietnam visa is not required for maximum of a period of 30 days in Vietnam. In case of staying longer than 30 days in Vietnam, Cambodia passport holders need to get Vietnam visa by either contacting the Vietnam embassy in Cambodia or applying for Visa on Arrival.

Apply Vietnam Visa via Embassy in Cambodia

To apply through the Embassy, you can come in person to the nearest Vietnam Embassy or Vietnam Consulate in Cambodia from Monday to Friday between 9 am and 5pm. In addition to Vietnam’s embassy in Phnom Penh, Vietnam has two other representations in Cambodia. These representations include Consulates in Battambang, and Sihanoukville.

At the Embassy or Consulate, you will be asked to fill the application form, submit it along with your original passport and other related documents and pay for mandatory fee such as service fee, stamping fee, shipping fee, etc. The different processing time will be applied depend on the requirement of each Embassy or Consulate. The benefits of applying visa at Vietnam Embassy or Consulate are that it is applied for all travelers go to Vietnam (by air, land or sea) and you will have a fully stamped Visa before entering Vietnam. However, it will require you to visit the Embassy or Consulate several times until the process is completed and all your documents including your original passport will be forwarded through postal mail which is a highly risky way to transfer important papers.

For further information about the fee and procedure, please refer to the contact information of the Vietnam embassy in Cambodia as below:

Embassy of Vietnam in Phnompenh, Cambodia

Consulate General of Vietnam in Sihanouk Ville, Cambodia

Consulate General of Viet Nam in Battambang, Cambodia

Another option for over 30 days staying in Vietnam, applying for Vietnam visa on Arrival is completed online with few simple steps. Through a travel agent based in Vietnam, you can apply visa by filling an online application form, making the payment for service fee. After a couple of days or even few hours for urgent case, you will be issued a letter of approval which is along with Visa stamping fee paid in cash at Immigration Desk at your arrival airport to get your visa stamped. It is to be noted that the Visa on Arrival is available only to those travelers who arrive in Vietnam by air.

Generally, Vietnam visa on arrival is considered as an ideal choice for those who want to save time and money. All detail about the procedure, processing time and fee is always clearly launched online, you can easily check at or contact via [email protected], [email protected] to get the best advice and support.