How to apply for a Vietnam visa in Hobbs


Embassy of Vietnam in Hobbs

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Houston (802.9 km)
Address 5251 Westheimer Road, Suite 1100, Houston, Texas 77056 United States
Phone +1 713 850 1233 and +1 713 877 1326
Distance 802.9km (498.9mi)
Travel Time
  • Fly Hobbs to Houston total time 2h 51m
  • Drive to Midland/Odessa, fly to Houston Hobby Apt total time 4h 30m
  • Bus, train total time 30h 20m
  • Drive total time 10h 58m
Current time in Hobbs Wednesday Mar 29, 2023 17:15 PM

How to get from Hobbs to the embassy in Houston

How to apply

American nationals and foreign visitors living in Hobbs, United States can choose between applying for a visa through the embassy of Vietnam in Houston 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 Hobbs, 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 Hobbs to Vietnam (Average flight time between Hobbs and Vietnam is about 22 hours, 11 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.