How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Charlottesville


Embassy of Vietnam in Charlottesville

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Charlottesville, United States. Travellers from Charlottesville can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in Washington for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Washington (158.4 km)
Address 1233 20th St NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, USA
Phone +1 202 861 0737
Distance 158.4km (98.4mi)
Travel Time
  • Train total time 2h 44m
  • Drive total time 2h 24m
  • Fly from Charlottesville total time 1h 59m
  • Drive to Staunton, fly total time 2h 48m
Current time in Charlottesville Thursday Jun 08, 2023 21:38 PM

How to get from Charlottesville to the embassy in Washington

How to apply

American nationals and foreign visitors living in Charlottesville, United States can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Washington or applying online for an approval letter to pick up the visa on arrival.

Apply at the embassy

To apply for a visa at the embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Charlottesville, the following documents are REQUIRED:

  • Valid passport for at least 06 months prior to your planned entry date (Travel documents or temporary passports may not be accepted)
  • Application form (Click here to download)
  • 02 recently taken passport sized photos (4*6cm)
  • Visa application fees

Apply for visa on arrival

Visa on arrival is an alternative way to obtain a visa for Vietnam for those who fly from Charlottesville to Vietnam (Average flight time between Charlottesville and Vietnam is about 22 hours, 25 minutes). The process involves 4 simple steps:

  1. Submit an online form for the approval letter.
  2. Receive the approval letter by Email in 2 working days.
  3. Prepare photos, entry/exit form, stamping fee and the approval letter
  4. Arrive at Vietnam airport, present all documents above to get the visa stamped on passport.