Vietnam tourist visa for US citizens

Viet Nam tourist visa is the most popular type visa in Vietnam, and for all the United States citizens wanting to pay a trip to Vietnam, holding a Vietnam tourist visa is acquired.

There are 5 types of tourist visa in Vietnam ranging from 1month single entry, 3 months single entry, 1 month multiple entry, 1 year multiple and 3 months multiple entry. Tourists either can apply for single or multiple entry visa depending on your itinerary. There is a big difference between a single entry visa and a multiple entry visa for Vietnam which lies in number of entries into the country. As for simple entry visa, applicants are permitted to enter Viet Nam just once during their visa validity. As for multiple entry visa, US citizens can enter and exit Vietnam many times as they want during visa validity. There are currently 2 ways of applying for a Vietnam tourist visa. The traditional one is to apply in person at Vietnam Embassy, the other one is to apply through

Applying for visa at Vietnam Embassy in US

For this type of application, US passport holders will have to show up in person at the nearest Embassy to complete the procedures. You should ask for some details regarding visa procedure, fee and required documents as well. Please have a look at information of address and contact details of Vietnam embassies in the USA as follow:


  • Address: 1233, 20th St., NW, Suite 400, Washington DC, 20036
  • Tel: (1-202) 861 073
  • Fax: (1-202) 861 0917
  • Email: [email protected]


  • Address: 1700 California St, Suite 430 San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Tel: (1415) 922 1577
  • Fax: (1415) 922 1848
  • Email: [email protected]


Address: 5251 Westheimer Road, Suite 1100, Houston, Texas 77056

Tel: +001-713.850.1233 | 7138771326 | 7138400096

Fax: +001-713.871.0312 | 7138100159

Email: [email protected]

Applying for Vietnam visa on arrival

This new type of visa application is highly recommended for those who want to enter Vietnam by air for its convenience, simplicity, fast processing and time saving. Holders of this kind of visa are allowed to enter Vietnam through any of 5 international airports in Hanoi, Hai Phong, Da Nang, Khanh Hoa and Ho Chi Minh City. With this option, travelers will need to apply online to get a Visa Approval Letter beforehand and then get visa stamped upon their arrival at Vietnam airport.



Vietnam visa on arrival is the most convenient way to get visa for Vietnam for US citizens.

Reasons to choose Vietnam visa on arrival

Simple but Secured

  • First, all procedures are made online and the process of applying is very simple, in which customers only perform 3 steps: Summit application, get approval letter via email and get visa stamped at arrival.

The application includes minimum required information such as full name, date of birth, nationality, passport number, date of arrival and type of visa. You can make payment using Credit/Debit Card but before that please check out to find out more information on Service and Stamping fee.

After 2 days, you will get the visa approval letter via email. Then all you have to do is to print it out together with the attached Vietnamese visa application form (formerly known as Entry and Exit Form).

Finally, tourists will get Vietnam visa stamped at Vietnam airports by showing these forms, original passport, photos and paying for stamping fee there. As a result, tourists can save a lot of time and enjoy convenience and simplicity.

Fast processing

In term of fast processing, it normally takes you at least 2 days to receive visa approval letter via email.


Last but not least, the cost of applying for Vietnam tourist visa on arrival only consists of service fee and stamping fee. As a consequence, it helps tourists save a big amount of money. Besides, we also supply you with some wonderful extra service like fast-track service, airport transfer and hotel reservation to make your trip a breeze.


+ Visa on Arrival is only available for those who want to enter Vietnam by air, visitors traveling by land or sea please go to Embassy to apply for visa.

+ Please double check with your passport to ensure all information you provide is correct. We do not take responsibility for any error caused by your mistake.

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