How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Hayward, CA


Embassy of Vietnam in Hayward, CA

There is NO embassy/consulate of Vietnam in Hayward, CA, United States. Travellers from Hayward, CA can contact the nearest embassy of Vietnam in San Francisco for visa information.

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in San Francisco (33.0 km)
Address 1700 California St, Suite 580 San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone +1 415 9221 707 or +1 415 9221 577
Distance 33.0km (20.5mi)
Travel Time
  • Drive total time 0h 32m
Current time in Hayward, CA Sunday Mar 26, 2023 09:22 AM

How to get from Hayward, CA to the embassy in San Francisco

How to apply

American nationals and foreign visitors living in Hayward, CA, United States can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in San Francisco 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 Hayward, CA, 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 Hayward, CA to Vietnam (Average flight time between Hayward, CA and Vietnam is about 19 hours, 40 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.