In trying to bring clients more useful assistance, visavietnamonline.vn also provides visa extension/renewal services for those whose Vietnam visas have come close to expiration dates and still wish to stay longer. To extend/renew your visa, you are kindly advised to follow the following steps:
HOW DOES IT WORK?
Step 1: Please send the scanned images of your passport and the page containing your current Vietnam visa to our email firstname.lastname@example.org. Then we will send it to Vietnam Immigration Department to check your information before extending/renewing your visa.
Step 2: We will inform you about the visa extension fee and whether your visa can be extended/renewed as visa extension varies for each case.
Step 3: For those who are currently in Hanoi, please bring your original passport to our office. In case you are in Ho Chi Minh City, please let us know your current address so that our staff can come in person to pick up your passport there.
Step 4: Please wait for a few days to get your passport back along with your newly stamped visa. See the below table for detail processing time for each type of visa:
|No.||Visa types for extension||Processing time
|1 month single|
|1||Extend 1 month single||5|
|2||Renew 1 month single||7||Applicable for those have visa exemption|
|3 months single/multiple|
|1||Extend 3 months single/multiple||7-10||Effective for 3 months visa|
|2||Renew 3 months single/multiple||7-10||Effective for 1 months visa|
TIPS FOR EXTENDING/RENEWING YOUR VIETNAM VISA
It is strongly recommended that you extend/renew your visa at least 1 week (for 3 months visa, preferably 2 weeks) before your visa expiration date
Before you apply for visa extension, your passport must have 2 blank pages at minimum.
For tourist and business Visa, the extension/renewal is only applicable for 1 month or 3 months (single/ multiple)
For Diplomatic, Official visas, or/and other types of visa, it should be applied through the official agencies or government or business sponsor or contact the Vietnam Immigration Department in person:
- In Hanoi: No. 40A Hang Bai Str., Hoan Kiem Dist., Ha Noi
- In Da Nang: No. 7 Tran Quy Cap Str., Da Nang
- In Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon): No. 254 Nguyen Trai Str., Dist.1, Ho Chi Minh City