Travel Information

French citizens travelling to Vietnam

Citizens of French Southern and Antarctic Lands that are travelling to Vietnam can travel without a visa.

What to expect in Vietnam

inexpensive cost of living
🤝 friendly locals
⛅ warm weather
⚡ Above average wifi
🏖️ beaches
🐌 Below average wifi
street food

Flights and Prices

Flight prices to Vietnam from French Southern and Antarctic Lands usually are around 383.00 EUR. Etihad Airways is a common carrier airline.

International and domestic airlines

Common international airlines are

Vietnam Airlines, Etihad, and ANA

. Popular domestic airlines are

VietJet, Air Asia, and Vietnam Airlines

Common Tourist Questions

🥘 Do I need to tip?

No, you are not expected to tip at restaurants and other service businesses.

💰 Should I carry cash?

Yes, you should carry cash on you. Foreigners usually deal in cash.

☎️ Where do I get a SIM card from?

Some popular telecom companies are

Vinaphone, Viettel, and MobiFone


💦 Can I drink tap water?

No, you cannot drink tap water. Bottled water is recommended.

🚕What do I use to get around?

Popular ride-hailing services include


Exchange Rates

The primary currency is VND.

1 EUR = 25553.672500 VND

To put that in perspective, the average dinner will cost you roughly $2.37 USD.

Visa Status

A Visa is not required for citizens of Vietnam. Tourists are able to visit without a visa for a certain amount of time.

Notes and Passport Validity

Ensure that your passport is valid for 15 days past your travel date.

A single entry eVisa valid for 30 days is also available.:

Safety and Security

Do not travel.

All incoming travellers with an existing visa to Vietnam will have to spend 14 days in a centralised quarantine facility. The Vietnamese Government has ceased issuing new visas to all foreigners. See Health and Travel sections. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Vietnam.


These values are calculated by computing the average scores that we have available to us across all cities in Vietnam. In some cases, they may not be completely accurate.

Internet Speed (3.08 / 5)
Safety (3.46 / 5)
Cost of Living (5.00 / 5)
Average Hotel Cost

$26.00 USD / night

Average Dinners

$2.37 USD

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Popular Cities in Vietnam

Da Lat

Da Nang


Ho Chi Minh City

Hoi An


Mui Ne

Nha Trang

Phu Quoc

Sa Pa