All Swiss passport holders visiting Vietnam on leisure trip regardless of length of their stay in the country. The very first option to obtain a valid tourist Vietnam visa for the Swiss citizens is applying a Vietnam Visa on Arrival which has been preferred by a lot of travelers around the world for its convenience, simplicity, fast processing and time saving.
The Swiss passport holders are allowed to enter Vietnam through any of 5 international airports in Hanoi, Hai Phong, Da Nang, Khanh Hoa and Ho Chi Minh City with this option.
Or, they can apply visa at Vietnam Embassy by themselves at the country nearest to them.
There are two applying options for those who have the Swiss passport to enter Vietnam:
Vietnam Visa On Arrival is effective for citizens who are living far away from the Vietnamese Embassies and do not want to lose the issues (passport, money or documents) by postal mail.
Visa Administrative Institution: Vietnam Immigration Department
Processing time: 1 - 2 working days. In emergent case, you can get visa in 30 minutes.
Required Documents: No documents needed
How to apply: fill the form online at here Apply visa, wait for a confirmation Letter in a few minutes details when you will get the Vietnam Visa Approval Letter. Print your approval letter and take it with your trip. Besides, prepare also your passport + 2 photos + stamping fees Visa fees get visa stamp at Vietnamese airport.
If the Swiss passport holders want to apply visa at Vietnam Embassy, they should to know that:
Visa administrative Institution: Vietnam Embassy
Processing time: depends on you how fast you need. But for sure, you should make a call to Vietnam Embassy for details.
Required Documents: passport, money and 1 new envelope with stamp on it and your exact home address in order to avoid losing issues.
How to apply: please take a look at contact information of Vietnam Embassy below
EMBASSY OF VIETNAM IN BERN, SWITZERLAND
Address: Schlosslistrasse 26, 3008 Bern – SWITZERLAND
Phone: (+41) 31 388 78 78
Fax: (+41) 31 388 78 79
CONSULATE GENERAL OF VIETNAM IN GENEVE, SWITZERLAND
Address: 30 Chemin Francois-Lehmann, 1218 Grand-Saconnex, Geneve, SWITZERLAND
Phone: 7918540 | 798 2485
Fax: 2798 0724 | 7982469