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How to apply Vietnam visa in Chicago, United States

HOW TO APPLY VIETNAM VISA FROM CHICAGO?

The information below might be helpful for those living in Chicago, United States and wish to apply for Vietnam visa if their nationality does not include in the Vietnam visa exemption list. There are two options to help them get Vietnam visa from Chicago.

Option 1: Apply for Vietnam visa at the nearest Vietnam Embassy/Consulate or Vietnam diplomatic representative office.

You might be required to send off your passports or visit Vietnam Embassy/ Consulate or Vietnam diplomatic representative office to apply for a visa to Vietnam in person.

As there is no representative office in Chicago, you can apply for Vietnam visa from the addresses below:

Embassy of Vietnam in United States
Add: 1233 20th Street N.W, Suite 400, Washington D.C.20036
Tel: +001-202-8610737
Fax: +001-202-8610917; 8611297
Email: info@vietnamembassy.usconsular@vietnamembassy.us

Vietnam General Consulate in Texas, United States
Add: 5251Westheimer Road, Suite 1100, Houston, Texas 77056
Tel: +001-713.850.1233; 7138771326; 7138400096
Fax: +001-713.871.0312; 7138100159
Email: tlsqhouston@mofa.gov.vn

Vietnam General Consulate in San Francisco, United States
Add: 1700 California Street, Suite 580, San Francisco, CA 94109
Tel: +1-0415-922-1707
Fax: +1-0415-922-1848
Email: consul.sanfrancisco@mofa.gov.vn

Option 2: Apply Vietnam visa on arrival with www.vietnamvisa.org.vn

Visa on arrival/Landing visa is very convenient for those who live far from the Vietnam Embassy/Consulate. This method is applicable for those taking flights to Vietnam and is truly a convenient, reliable way to save your precious time.

How to get Vietnam visa on arrival from Chicago?

Submit the online application form and make payment;

  • Wait for 2 working days (standard service) to get your Visa Approval Letter via email and print it out. (URGENT service within 8, 4 or 2 working hours are also available).
  • Upon arrival at Vietnam airport, you need to show the letter, your passport, 01 passport photo and pay stamping fee in cash to get Vietnam visa stamped into your passport.

For more information, please visit How visa works

*For United States passport holders: From 25 Aug 2016, all US passport holders will obtain 1 year multiple-entry visa, following the diplomatic agreement between Vietnamese and US Governments. New processing fees and stamping fees are applied accordingly as below:

Cost/Person(USD) Standard Processing Stamping Fee
1-2 pax 3-5 pax 6-9 pax 10 upward
Multiple entry 1 year 35 25.50 32 22.95 30 21.25 26 19.55 $135

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