Vietnam visa online application for US citizens
All US citizens who wish to enter Vietnam must first obtain a nonimmigrant visa for temporary stay. Instead of applying in person at the embassy, the US applicants could apply online for a Vietnam visa to avoid complicated procedure and time-wasting.
Electric Vietnamese visa is also known as Vietnam visa on arrival as it is picked up at arrival airport. Because of this feature, only those who travel to Vietnam by air are eligible to register for the visa online.
The following are 4 steps to collect on arrival visa to Vietnam for US citizens:
1. Answer the questions in application form
Please check the answers to make sure they are correct.
2. Finish the payment with your credit card
The service fee will be paid through online payment gateway, which is secure and safe. For details about the fee, please see Vietnam visa cost
3. Obtain visa approval letter by email within 2 working days
Urgent Vietnam visa process is available in case you wish to speed up the visa process
4. Get visa stamped and pick up your visa at the airport
Gather and prepare the following required documents to get a visa stamp: origin passport, one passport-sized photo, entry and exit form, visa approval letter,stamping fee (USD/VND)
- Your passport must be valid for at least six months beyond your period of stay in Vietnam.
- Re-read the answers in the application form so you do not make mistakes
- Check your email everyday to update information about your visa process