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Vietnam Official or Diplomatic Visa
3 Business Days
3 Business Days
Learn more about the consular fees, entry, and validity options for
Vietnam Official or Diplomatic Visas
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These requirements are applicable for US Citizens applying at the Washington DC Office
Please send TDS your current valid and signed passport. It must not expire within 6 months and must have at least one blank visa page. If your passport expires within 6 months, you must renew your passport and then we will secure your visa with the new passport.
Please send 1 recent professional passport-type photograph.
Digital and non-passport photographs are not acceptable.
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Letter from sending department or agency explaining purpose of travel, dates of the trip, and contact person in Vietnam.
Visa Cover Letter issued by U.S. Department of State.
A visa approval must be obtained by the American Embassy in Vietnam. The Embassy in Vietnam must contact the immigration Department Ministry of Public Security, or the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam requesting visa approval. When the approval is issued a reference number will be issued, this reference number must be written on your visa application form.
Vietnam Visa Application Form
Please Send One Completed and Signed Application Form.
Your application will be hand carried to the Embassy, and is usually processed in 5 - 7 business days.
Please forward a printed copy of your order confirmation and all required documents to:
Local Phone Number: 202-638-3800
Urgent applications should be shipped to TDS using only the FedEx Company.
Please use FedEx Priority Overnight. Do NOT ship "First Overnight." This will delay the delivery of your package.
Once your order is complete, your Passport with the visa sticker/stamp will be returned to you via FedEx Overnight.
By connecting on the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program, the US State Department will be able to assist you better in the case of an emergency, such as if you lose your passport or it is stolen while you are abroad.
These are the fees charged by the foreign government for issuing a visa. Fees are
per person per visa.