The visa waiver program gives the citizen of certain countries to travel Vietnam with visa free for a specific of time.

ItemCountryVisa free duration
1CambodiaLess than 30 days
2IndonesiaLess than 30 days
3KyrgyzstanLess than 30 days
4LaosLess than 30 days
5MalaysiaLess than 30 days
6SingaporeLess than 30 days
7ThailandLess than 30 days
8PhilippinesLess than 21 days
9BelarusLess than 15 days (from July 2015 to June 30, 2020)
10DenmarkLess than 15 days
11FinlandLess than 15 days
12FranceLess than 15 days (from July 2018 to June 30, 2021)
13GermanyLess than 15 days (from July 2018 to June 30, 2021)
14ItalyLess than 15 days (from July 2018 to June 30, 2021)
15JapanLess than 15 days
16NorwayLess than 15 days
17South KoreaLess than 15 days
18SpainLess than 15 days (from July 2018 to June 30, 2021)
19SwedenLess than 15 days
20RussiaLess than 15 days
21United KingdomLess than 15 days (from July 2018 to June 30, 2021)
22BruneiLess than 14 days
23MyanmarLess than 14 days
24ChileLess than 90 days

Other notices

– International visitors travel to Phu Quoc island via Phu Quoc International Airport (including direct, indirect and layover flights, where your final destination along the route is Phu Quoc) will be exempted for 30 days of Vietnam visa.
– Citizens of Cambodia, Thailand, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines, Brunei and Myanmar can enter and exit Vietnam as multiple times as they can with visa free for a specific of time.
– Citizens of South Korea, Japan, Russia, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway, United Kingdom, Italy, Germany, Spain, Belarus and France who enter Vietnam under unilateral visa exemption have to wait at least 30 days from the last day exit Vietnam. In case you want to enter Vietnam again within 30 days from the last exit, you will need to apply for Vietnam visa.
– Foreigners holding British National Oversea (BNO) passports are not exempted from Vietnam visa, thus they will need to apply for visa to enter Vietnam.