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Before you go - In Transit - In Vietnam  

Vietnam Immigration law regulates that Canadian passport holders transiting in Vietnam airport are not required to apply for a Vietnam visa.

However, in case you get out of the transit area in the airport to enter the city or other places, then Vietnam visa is required.

Please consider your itinerary carefully and see whether you, of any possibility will be out of the transit area or not. If yes, then just apply for a Vietnam visa on arrival (visa stamping on at Vietnam airport). The procedure is simple as follows:

- Submit your Vietnam visa application online here

- Proceed payment for Vietnam visa approval letter (granted by Vietnam Immigration Department)

- Get the visa approval letter printed out and bring with you when enter Vietnam airport, stamp Vietnam visa on arrival

A Vietnam visa for your transit costs around USD 45 (USD 20 for approval fee and USD 25 for stamping fee)