Looking to join the Bitcoin ecosystem in Vietnam? You’re in the right place! In this concise guide, we’ll show you exactly how to buy BTC in Vietnam.

Whether you’re a seasoned investor or a beginner, our step-by-step instructions will walk you through the process of making your first Bitcoin purchase.

No more confusion or overwhelming options – we’ll simplify the path to Bitcoin ownership in Vietnam.

We provide multiple options of getting your hands on Bitcoin, each with their own advantages and trade-offs. You will have to decide for yourself which one is most suitable for you.

1. Online instant exchange

BitcoinVN is the first Vietnamese Bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange, and provides the simplest way of purchasing digital assets in Vietnam if you have a bank account.


  1. Create an account.
    Submit your email and a password, click the confirmation link in the email, and you’re ready to go!
  2. Submit your purchase.
    Enter the VND amount you’ll like to spend or the BTC amount you wish to receive, along with your bitcoin address and click “Swap”.
  3. Make your payment.
    After submitting your order, you will see the payment instructions on the order page. We suggest scanning the VietQR code with your banking app.
  4. Done.
    Your purchase will be processed within a short few minutes after which you will see your coins in your wallet.


  • Available anywhere 24/7
  • Supports a multitude of cryptocurrencies


  • Requires you to have a local bank account

2. Bitcoin ATM

Through Bitcoin ATMs (aka BTMs) located across Ho Chi Minh City, we offer the most anonymous way to buy and sell BTC for cash in Vietnam.

Our BTMs provide a convenient solution for privacy advocates and the unbanked, for example near Tan Son Nhat International Airport.

You can find a list of available machines we operate on our BTM site, as well as detailed usage instructions. Please check the opening hours of the hosting venue in order to avoid arriving to a closed door.


  • No KYC
  • No bank account required, accepts cash (VND)


  • Available only in a few select locations and only during the host business’ opening hours
  • Limited coin selection

3. Over the counter

Does none of the above suit you, and you are an investor looking to invest amounts equivalent to $10,000 or above? Feel free to reach out to our OTC team.

They provide access to deep liquidity pools for large order volumes and are able to provide guidance on custody solutions, with high levels of discretion and privacy.


Remember, Bitcoin is a dynamic and evolving space, so continue to stay informed and explore new opportunities. Whether you’re looking to hodl for the long term or actively trade Bitcoin, we have your back with our reliable and user-friendly solutions.