How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Gainesville, FL


Embassy of Vietnam in Gainesville, FL

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Washington (1137.2 km)
Address 1233 20th St NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, USA
Phone +1 202 861 0737
Distance 1137.2km (706.6mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly from Gainesville total time 5h 24m
  • Megabus to Orlando, fly total time 6h 16m
  • Megabus, train total time 21h 2m
  • Drive total time 12h 50m
Current time in Gainesville, FL Tuesday Mar 21, 2023 19:48 PM

How to get from Gainesville, FL to the embassy in Washington

How to apply

American nationals and foreign visitors living in Gainesville, FL, 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 Gainesville, FL, 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 Gainesville, FL to Vietnam (Average flight time between Gainesville, FL and Vietnam is about 23 hours, 52 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.