How to apply for a Vietnamese visa Vietnam Embassy Vietnamese Consulate

[Vietnamese Consulate] How to apply for a Vietnamese visa in The United States

1)Documents need to prepare to apply for a visa at the Vietnamese consulate in The United States:

  • Ordinary passport valid for 06 months;
  • Application form;
  • 02 passport photo (size 4×6 cm);
  • Visa fee;
  • A letter of introduction from a Vietnamese company (if apply for a business visa);
  • An addressed envelope (used to mail a passport back to you).

The address is as follows:

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

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

CONSULATE GENERAL OF VIETNAM IN HOUSTON

  • 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

Note:

  • The form should be downloaded from the local consulate website or collected directly from the consulate;
  • After successful application, the passport must have a visa stamp;
  • If you are flying to Vietnam you can apply for a Vietnamese Visa on arrival online or E-visa.

2 Online application for Vietnam visa on arrival (recommended)

Visa on arrival (VOA) or landing visa. Please follow the steps below:

Step 1: fill in the online visa application form: https://www.vietnamimmigration.vn/apply-vietnam-visa/  make payment ad wait to receive the visa approval letter (entry letter) by email within 2 working days, or provide other emergency services according to your needs.

Step 2: prepare the required documents (*) to receive the visa stamp upon arrival at Vietnam International Airport.

Note:

  • (*) Required documents: Printed visa approval letter, passport, entry and exit forms (NA1 form), 02 passport photos, visa stamp fee;
  • Visa on arrival is only applicable to air passengers;
  • Visa fees: Visa approval letter fee paid online (from USD 6) and visa stamp fee paid in cash upon arrival at Vietnam Airport (USD 25-50).

3 Apply for Vietnam e-visa Online

Please click the link below to check whether your nationality can apply for the Vietnam e-visa: Citizens are eligible to apply for the Vietnam e-visa

If you are eligible for a Vietnam e-visa, please make sure that you can obtain an e-visa by:

  • Ordinary passport valid for  03-06 months ;
  •  01 passport size photo
  • Passport profile page and photo upload
  • Credit card online payment of e-visa fees.

Application link (government website):https://evisa.xuatnhapcanh.gov.vn/vi_VN/web/guest/trang-chu-ttdt

Application link (Agency website): https://www.vietnamimmigration.vn/apply-vietnam-visa/