Vietnam e-Visa for citizens of United States
Last Updated: November 2019
OFFICIAL GUIDE TO VIETNAM E-VISA FOR UNITED STATES CITIZENS WHO ARE LIVING OR TRAVELING IN HONG KONG.
United States citizens can apply for a visa to Vietnam in 3 ways: obtain a Vietnam visa upon arrival, apply for Vietnam e-visa online, or contact the consulate general of Vietnam in Hong Kong directly for a Visa.
If your trip to Vietnam is less than 30 days and with 1 entry and exit, a Vietnam electronic visa (Vietnam e-visa) is an optimal option.
Why Vietnam electronic visa (Vietnam e-Visa) is the best choice?
100% Online Procedure
With an electronic visa, all procedures will be done online. It only takes about 2 minutes for an online application form and 1-2 business days for processing. And then the Vietnam e-Visa is ready for your trip to Vietnam.
Save Much Time
You can save a lot of time upon arrival. With e-visa, when you arrive, you just need to go straight to the Passport control counter (Immigration Check-in counter) to collect the entry stamp into your passport. No waste time at the Visa on arrival counter like Visa on arrival.
All fee have been paid online, including processing and stamp fees. No extra fee on arrival. Moreover, you can save much money for passport photo service. Cause with e-visa Vietnam, you just need to submit the soft copy of your passport photo only.
Flexibility Entry Port
While Visa on arrival requires you to enter by air, with Vietnam electronic visa (Vietnam e-Visa), you can enter at one of 33 Vietnam international check-points, including airport, sea-port or land border crossing.
Required documents to apply for Vietnam e-Visa for United States citizens
Before apply for your Vietnam e-Visa online, United States passport holders need to prepare some required documents as below:
- Passport copy
- Passport photo
- Email address (The e-visa will be sent to this email address when it is issued)
- Estimated entry date and exit Vietnam
- Port of entry name in Vietnam (The port of entry can not be changed when your visa application is processing)
Procedures for Vietnam e-Visa – Just within 3 simple steps
Vietnam e-Visa Fee and Processing time for United States citizens
|Type of visa||Tourist visa||Business visa||Stamp Fee||Processing Time||Apply|
|e-Visa - 30 days with single entry||33.00 USD||45.00 USD||No stamp fee||2 working days||Apply e-Visa Now|
Notes about Vietnam e-Visa fee applied for United States citizens:
- With e-Visa, stamp fee is not required on arrival.
- Standard processing time is within 2 working days, not include Saturday, Sunday and Vietnam public holiday.
- Vietnam e-Visa Express service is available if you need the e-visa urgently. Extra fee will be charged in this case.
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Need further information about Vietnam e-Visa?
Vietnam e-Visa is the best solution for United States citizens if the trip to Vietnam is less than 1 month and with 1 entry and exit. In case the trip to Vietnam is longer than 1 month, please consider Vietnam Visa on Arrival.