Vietnam has confirmed an extension of its Vietnam visa exemption program until the end of June 2018, of course it includes Vietnam visa exemption Japan.
Thanks to the easy movement between Vietnam and many countries, foreigners nowadays come to Vietnam more and more day by day. However, Vietnam also has a policy that allows foreigners from some countries enter without a visa. So Which countries are exempt from Vietnam visa?
Vietnam is a Asian country that has lots of beautiful landscape and hospitable locals. Once coming to Vietnam, you will be attracted by many ancient towns, modern cities as well as delicious food. As any countries, Vietnam also requires you a visa to enter, but there are also has exemption: citizens from 24 countries are exempted from visa. Which countries are exempt from Vietnam visa?
If you are a Japan passport holders, you are not required for a Vietnam visa for Japan passport. Below we have a list of countries exempt from the visa to enter Vietnam, please check whether your nationality is needed to apply for a Vietnam visa or not.
As of January 2019, regular passport holders from 24 COUNTRIES below DO NOT need a tourist visa for Vietnam:
|COUNTRIES||PASSPORT REQUIRED||MAXIMUM STAY|
|Chile||Yes||less than 90 days|
|Cambodia||Yes||less than 30 days|
|Indonesia||Yes||less than 30 days|
|Kyrgyzstan||Yes||less than 30 days|
|Laos||Yes||less than 30 days|
|Malaysia||Yes||less than 30 days|
|Singapore||Yes||less than 30 days|
|Thailand||Yes||less than 30 days|
|Philippines||Yes||less than 21 days|
|Brunei||Yes||less than 14 days|
|Myanmar||Yes||less than 14 days|
|Belarus||Yes||less than 15 days|
|Denmark||Yes||less than 15 days|
|Finland||Yes||less than 15 days|
|France||Yes||less than 15 days|
|Germany||Yes||less than 15 days|
|Italy||Yes||less than 15 days|
|Japan||Yes||less than 15 days|
|Norway||Yes||less than 15 days|
|Russia||Yes||less than 15 days|
|South Korea||Yes||less than 15 days|
|Spain||Yes||less than 15 days|
|Sweden||Yes||less than 15 days|
|United Kingdom||Yes||less than 15 days|
- Foreign passports are exempted from visa requirements to Phu Quoc island for no longer than 30 days. If they transit through other international airports in Vietnam before arriving Phu Quoc, they are still eligible for the exemption.
- APEC Business Travel Card (ABTC) holders with valid passports are exempted from Vietnam visa requirements for a stay of no longer than 60 days.
From the table above, you can see Vietnam visa exemption Japan citizens is available if you stay in Vietnam less than 15 day. A longer stay will requires you to apply for Vietnamese visa for Japanese, so please take care about the period.
We hope the article below can answer your question “Am I exempted from Vietnam visa for Japanese passport?” Do you have any question that we do not list? Please let us know by leaving a comment or access Vietnam Embassy in Japan for further information about Vietnam Embassy or Vietnam visa Japanese need to apply, this is provided for news and service purpose