How do the US get visa to enter Vietnam?

There are two applying options for those who have the US passport to enter Vietnam:

Apply Visa On Arrival to Vietnam

Vietnam Visa On Arrival is effective for citizens who are living far away from the Vietnamese Embassies and do not want to lose the issues (passport, money or documents) by postal mail.

  • Visa Administrative Institution: Vietnam Immigration Department

  • Processing time: 1 - 2 working days. In emergent case, you can get visa in 30 minutes.

  • Required Documents:  No documents needed

  • How to apply: fill the form online at here Apply visa, wait for a confirmation Letter in a few minutes details when you will get the Vietnam Visa Approval Letter. Print your approval letter and take it with your trip. Besides, prepare also your passport + 2 photos + stamping fees Visa fees get visa stamp at Vietnamese airport.

Apply visa at Vietnam Embassy in United States

If the US passport holders want to apply visa at Vietnam Embassy, they should to know that:

  • Visa administrative Institution: Vietnam Embassy

  • Processing time: depends on you how fast you need. But for sure, you should make a call to Vietnam Embassy for details.

  • Required Documents: passport, money and 1 new envelope with stamp on it and your exact home address in order to avoid losing issues.

  • How to apply: please take a look at contact information of Vietnam Embassy below

Vietnam Embassy in United States

EMBASSY OF VIETNAM IN WASHINGTON

Address: 1233 20th Street N.W, Suite 400, Washington D.C.20036
Phone: +001-202-8610737
Fax: +001-202-8610917 | 8611297
Email: info@vietnamembassy.us | consular@vietnamembassy.us
Website: www.vietnamembassy.us | www.vietnam-ustrade.org

 


CONSULATE GENERAL OF VIETNAM IN HOUSTON-TEXAS

Address: 5251 Westheimer Road, Suite 1100, Houston, Texas 77056
Phone: +001-713.850.1233 | 7138771326 | 7138400096
Fax: +001-713.871.0312 | 7138100159
Email: tlsqhouston@mofa.gov.vn

 

CONSULATE GENERAL OF VIETNAM IN SAN FRANCISCO

Address: 1700 California Street, Suite 580, San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: +1-0415-922-1707
Fax: +1-0415-922-1848
Email: consul.sanfrancisco@mofa.gov.vn
Website: www.vietnamconsulate-sf.org