Local third party car insurance is obligitory in Vietnam. It is also wise to maintain insurance coverage from a company in your home country. The most basic coverage starts at about $500/year.

Try these two agencies to insure your car:

Bao Viet

271 Quang Trung
Tel: (04) 33827015 / 33824561
Email: service@baoviet.com.vn

United Insurance Co. of Vietnam

Tung Shing Square
2 Ngo Quyen
Tel: 043 826 2686
Email: hanoi@uic.netnam.vn