Vietnam Embassy in United States

Last update: Jun 19, 2020

Vietnam Embassy in the United States

There are 3 offices of the Vietnam embassy/consulate in the United States.

In addition to the Vietnam embassy in Washington, Vietnam has 2 other representations in the United States, which are consulates in San Francisco, CA and Houston, Texas.

EMBASSY OF VIETNAM IN WASHINGTON


Address:
1233 20th Street N.W, Suite 400, Washington D.C.20036
Phone:
+001-202-8610737
Fax:
+001-202-8610917 | 8611297
Email:
info@vietnamembassy.us | consular@vietnamembassy.us

CONSULATE GENERAL OF VIETNAM IN SAN FRANCISCO


Address:
1700 California Street, Suite 580, San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone:
+1-0415-922-1707
Fax:
+1-0415-922-1848
Email:
consul.sanfrancisco@mofa.gov.vn

CONSULATE GENERAL OF VIETNAM IN HOUSTON


Address:
5251 Westheimer Road, Suite 1100, Houston, Texas 77056
Phone:
+001-713.850.1233 | 7138771326 | 7138400096
Fax:
+001-713.871.0312 | 7138100159
Email:
tlsqhouston@mofa.gov.vn

How to get Vietnam visa from the United States

This how-to-get guide is for:

  • US passport holders, and
  • holders of foreign passport currently living in the United States of America.

At the moment, those persons may have 02 ways to obtain a visa for Vietnam.

1. Apply for Visa at the local Vietnam Embassy/Consulate

To get a Vietnam visa this way, the US passport holders or those with a foreign passport in USA should prepare the following documents:

  • Visa application form,
  • Original passport,
  • two (2) 2×2 inch identical photos,
  • Visa fee (paid by Visa Card/Master Card),
  • Other supporting documents (if any): copy of visa approval document or provision of visa approval reference number issued by the relevant authority of Viet Nam; invitation letter from sponsor/host etc.

They then need to submit those documents in person at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in the USA or send them by post.

2. Apply online for visa on arrival

Those who are in America and traveling to Vietnam by air can apply online for a visa on arrival. This way of visa application is considered the best way to obtain a visa to Vietnam from the US, especially for those living far from the Vietnam embassy/consulate in US as it requires no contact with those offices.

There are 3 steps they need to follow:

1
Fill out the secure online application form, and make payment of service fee.
2
Receive the visa approval letter by email.
2
Get visa stamped upon arrival at Vietnam airport.

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