Vietnam Visa for the Swiss
1. Swiss Immigration Status
Q: Do the Swiss need visa to enter Vietnam or not?
A: Yes, they do. The Swiss residents living in Switzerland or other countries over the world also need Visa to enter Vietnam.
2. How to apply Vietnam Visa
There are 2 ways to apply Vietnam Visa for the Swiss citizens.
2.1. Applying Vietnam Visa online (recommended)
This way is called Vietnam Visa on arrival (VOA). You apply Vietnam Visa Online in website www.vietnam-evisa.org by filling your necessary information in the online form. You can do it easily, simply from everywhere over the world which have Internet, Wireless 3G Mobile Connections. This way brings to you the most effective, satisfactory result because it is quick, convenient, cheap and safe. You do not have to send your passport or important private documents to anywhere. After sending the Online Application form, you will get confirmation letter for 1-2 working hours to know the status of your Online Application. Normally you receive an Approval Letter within 2 working days. Lastly you will get stamped Visa on arrival at the airports in Vietnam.
In emergency we can proceed your visa from 30 minutes to 4 hours. An Approval Letter is sent via email before boarding the plane. As soon as arriving at the airports in Vietnam you have the stamped Visa. If you need a help we are ready support requirements at the airport.
How about Service Fee?
2.2 Applying Visa at Vietnamese Embassy or Vietnamese Consulate
You have to lodge your passport and relevant documents to Vietnamese Embassy or Vietnamese Consulate in Switzerland. It’s inconvenient for you when living far. Sometimes your application is failed because of missing passport, important documents. Especially this way takes you a lot of time for applying and waiting. You don’t know how the progress of your application is going on. If you want Visa urgently whether your visa will be ready in time. This is a big trouble when you are on business or having emergency. Moreover you cannot restrain expense, always have to pay additional cost.
Vietnamese Embassy’s addresses in your country are below:
Vietnamese Consulate in Bern, SwitzerlandAddress:Schlsslistr. 26, 3008 Berne, Switzerland
Phone: 031 388 78 78/ 73
Fax: 031 388 78 79
Web Site: http://www.vietnam-embassy.ch
Office Hours: Consular Section: Monday - Thursday: 09:00 - 12:00 and 14:00 - 17:00 Friday: 09:00-12:00 Embassy's Chancellery Monday- Friday: 08:30 - 12:00 and 14:00 - 17:30