The United States of America (USA) passport holders are eligible for Vietnam e-visa or not ?

Can I apply for Vietnam e-visa if I am citizens of The United States of America (USA)?

Yes, citizens of The United States of America (USA) are eligible to apply for an electronic visa or Vietnam e-visa (30 days, single entry)

From 01 Feb 2019, under Decision 17/2019/NĐ-CP of the Government of Vietnam, there are 80 countries (including The United States of America – USA) which citizens of it are eligible to apply online for Vietnam e-visa (an e-visa is a single entry valid for staying 30 days).

A sample of an eVisa Vietnam

A sample of an eVisa Vietnam

The United States of America (USA) passport holders, who want to visit Vietnam for less than 30 days for a single trip, can apply online for an e-visa directly at the government website https://evisa.immigration.gov.vn(please note that the fee is non-refundable if you apply your e-visa at the government website).

If you want to secure your e-visa with refundable policy (100% satisfied or get back your money) you can apply your e-visa through our easy form application (filling your entry date, entry and exit port of arrival then submit your passport copy online) then we will take care the rest of procedure to get your e-visa on time as promise.

Note : if you want to visit Vietnam for multiple times in one month or want to visit Vietnam for more than one month, please choose options below :

Other Options for citizens of the United States of America (USA) getting a visa for Vietnam:

Should I apply for a visa at the embassy of Vietnam in the United States of America (USA) or apply online for pre-approval then pick up my visa on arrival at the airport of Vietnam ?

Vietnam visa on arrival office in Da Nang Int'l Airport, Vietnam

Vietnam visa on arrival office in Da Nang Int’l Airport, Vietnam

Of course making the visa application online from home or workplace is convenient for you. You can stay at home or office to fill the online application form then wait 2 working days to receive the visa approval letter via email, then print a copy of the visa approval letter to show for boarding and show on arrival (at the airport of Vietnam) to pick up your visa. Sound great !

However, visa on arrival Vietnam is now available at the International Airports of Vietnam only. You should go to the consulate or embassy of Vietnam to apply for a visa beforehand if you want to visit Vietnam via land crossing or by ship, by motorbike ….

Embassy of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in Washington DC, the United States of America (USA)

  • Address: 1233 20th Street, NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, the United States (USA)
  • Phone: (202) 861-0737 – Fax: (202) 861-0917
  • For consular emergency: (202) 739 1666; (202) 716-8666
  • Email: info@vietnamembassy.us  (for general information)
  • Consular: vnconsular@vietnamembassy.us(for consular affairs)
  • Website : https://vnembassy-washington.mofa.gov.vn
  • Hours of Operation
  • Embassy
  • Monday – Friday: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET
  • Consular Services (legalization, visas, passports)
  • Monday – Friday: 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM ET
  • The Embassy of Vietnam will be closed on the public holidays of both Vietnam and the United States.

Consulate General of Vietnam in San Francisco, USA

  • Adress: 1700 California St, Suite 580 San Francisco, CA 94109, the United States (USA)
  • Phone: (+415) 9221707 or (+415) 9221577
  • Fax: (+415) 9221848 or (+415) 9221757
  • Email: info@vietnamconsulate-sf.org
  • Website: https://vnconsulate-sanfrancisco.mofa.gov.vn
  • Working time
  • Monday – Friday: 08:30 AM to 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • The Office closes on Saturday, Sunday and other Official Vietnamese and American Holidays

Consulate General Of Vietnam In Houston – Texas, the United States (USA)

  • Address: 5251 Westheimer Rd #1100, Houston, TX 77056, the United States (USA)
  • Phone: +1 713-850-1233
  • Fax: (1) 713-871-0312
  • Email: Tlsqhouston@mofa.gov.vn
  • Website : https://vnconsulate-houstontexas.mofa.gov.vn
  • Working time : Monday – Friday: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
  • The Consulate of Vietnam will be closed on the public holidays of both Vietnam and the United States.

Permanent Mission of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in New York – United States (USA)

  • Address: 866 U.N. Plaza, Suite 428, New York, NY 10017, New York – United States (USA)
  • Direct line: 1-212-644-0594 or 1-212-644-2535
  • Fax: 1-212-644-5732
  • Email: info@vietnamconsulate-ny.org
  • Website: https://vnmission-newyork.mofa.gov.vn
  • Office hours : 9:00 – 17:00 (Monday – Friday)
  • The Mission of Vietnam will be closed on the public holidays of both Vietnam and the United States.