Vietnam Visa Requirements for Citizens of United States
1. VIETNAM VISA REQUIREMENT:
Vietnam Visa is MANDATORILY REQUIRED for United States citizens, either living in United States or other countries, to enter Vietnam by AIR / SEA / LAND.
2. VIETNAM VISA PROCEDURE FOR CITIZENS OF UNITED STATES:
Applicant can choose between two visa procedures below to obtain a Vietnam Visa successfully:
2.1. Apply for Vietnam Visa online service with VietnamvisaVN.com (recommended):
According to the newly implemented Vietnam visa policy for U.S passport holders, officially effective from September 01st, 2016, the only availble visa validity option for US passport holders is the 01 YEAR MULTIPLE entry/exit basis;
With this visa option, each applicant is permitted to enter and exit Vietnam multiple times during the 01 year visa validity. The Vietnam visa is stamped in the first entry at Landing visa counter-Vietnam airport, valid for the whole 01 year period. For each time of your visit, you can stay maximum for 3 months. After 3 months, you must exit and come back again with a new 3 months of staying, until the expiry date of your one-year visa.
MANDATORY VISA FEES
1 Online visa approval letter processing fee: US$.65.00 / 1 applicant - paid online in advance through our system, for the visa approval letter to be processed and approved;
2 Government stamp: US$.135.00 / 01 applicant - paid IN USD/VND CASH by applicants directly at Landing visa counter - Vietnam airport when landing.
***Other optional fees such as urgent processing time fee / fast track assistance fee are not included in these mandatory fees.
1 Regular processing: 02 business days are required to process visa applications with approval;
2 Expedited processing: Take 01 / 04 working hours or 01 business day after our system records your application (additional processing time fee required).
The available working hours are 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM and 01:30 PM - 03:30 PM Monday through Friday.
The Vietnam Immigration Department will be closed on Saturday, Sunday. Email us at: email@example.com or Call our hotline: (+84) 946 23 6668 for special visa requests when the Office is closed or on the weekend / holiday occasion (additional processing fee required). Please take into consideration Vietnamese holidays when you plan to submit your online visa application.
NECESSARY INFORMATION AND PAPERS FOR VIETNAM IMMIGRATION PROCESS
1 FOR SUBMITTING ONLINE VISA APPLICATION
Applicant is responsible for providing and checking accurate travel details (date of arrival and visa option) and original passport details on official visa approval letter being issued by the system. In case of mistakes, please Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or Call our hotline: (+84) 946 23 6668 for correction. Otherwise, applicant is fully responsible for the mistakes;
2 FOR VISA STAMP PROCESS AT VIETNAM AIRPORT WHEN LANDING
With this official visa approval letter, you can select any of the Vietnam international airports: Ha Noi (Noi Bai), Da Nang, Nha Trang (Cam Ranh) or Ho Chi Minh City (Tan Son Nhat) airports to enter;
Mandatory papers and stamp fee prepared in advance by each applicant for Vietnam Immigration Process at Landing Visa Counter – Vietnam airports:
1 Original passport with at least 6 month’s validity counting from date of arrival (contact our support team if your passport validity is less than 6 months);
2 02 forms of entry/exit: http://www.vietnamvisavn.com/web/bundles/visa/doc/Vietnam-Immigration-form.pdf - written forms are sufficient;
3 02 photos of 4x6 cm, recently taken in color and 4x6 cm size, with white background, front view, bade head, without sunglasses (01 photo on the entry/exit form and the other separate);
4 The printed copy of official visa approval letter, black/white printing is sufficient;
5 CASH stamp fee per one applicant, paid directly at Landing visa counter - Vietnam airport: 01 YEAR MULTIPLE ENTRY: US$.135.00 per 01 APPLICANT.
CLICK HERE for 02 kinds of service fees that applicants need to settle for Vietnam online visa service: Visa Approval Letter handling & issuing service fee and Vietnam airport stamping fee.
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2.2 Applying Visa at Vietnamese Embassy or Vietnamese Consulate:
Please contact directly with your local Vietnam Embassy/Consulate for detailed procedure to obtain the full-stamped visa service. Our Visa on Arrival service is completely separating from this Embassy visa service, so we could not support or assist you with detail information if you choose this Vietnam visa option.
Our supporting team would like to provide 24/7 supporting service and should you have any queries / requests, please contact us via:
- Email: Support@VietnamvisaVN.com
- Contact number: (+84)-946-23-6668
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