Directions to the Embassy
Sentinel Place, 41A Ly Thai To, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi
The Embassy is located on the corner of Ly Thai To and Tran Nguyen Han, at 41A Ly Thai To, on the 2nd floor. We share a building with the Embassy of Argentina, and are one block from Hoan Kiem Lake, in the centre of Hanoi.
Embassy Opening Hours
The Embassy is open to the public Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 12pm every morning. Afternoons are reserved for prior appointments only.
The Passport and Visa office is open to the public during weekday mornings only, as is the inquiry line for passport and visa queries, which is +84 (0)24 39387 821. We recommend that customers looking for information on passports or visas consult this website for information before emailing, as many questions are answered here. The best way to contact us in relation to visa or passport queries is by email, which allows us to reply to queries as quickly as possible. You can also make appointments by email if there is a matter you wish to discuss in person.
The Embassy of Ireland in Hanoi will be closed on the following dates in 2019:
|01 Jan 2019||Tuesday||New Year's Day|
|4 Feb 2019||Monday||Tet holiday|
|5 Feb 2019||Tuesday||Vietnamese New Year's Eve|
|6 Feb 2019||Wednesday||Tet holiday|
|7 Feb 2019||Thursday||Tet holiday|
|8 Feb 2019||Friday||Tet holiday|
|15 Apr 2019||Monday||Hùng Kings' Day Observed (Hùng Kings' Day is Sunday 14 April)|
|30 Apr 2019||Tuesday||Liberation Day/Reunification Day|
|01 May 2019||Wednesday||International Labour Day|
|02 Sep 2019||Monday||Independence Day|
|25 Dec 2019||Wednesday||Christmas Day|
|26 Dec 2019||Thursday||St Stephen's Day|
If you are an Irish National who requires assistance in the case of a genuine emergency while the Embassy is closed, please contact us on +84 24 39743291 where you will be given details on how to proceed and how to contact a consular officer if needed. You can also directly contact the emergency services as follows:
You may also contact the Duty Officer at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Dublin at +353 1 408 2000.