How to apply for a Vietnam visa in New Bern


Embassy of Vietnam in New Bern

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

Nearest Embassy Embassy of Vietnam in Washington (421.9 km)
Address 1233 20th St NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, USA
Phone +1 202 861 0737
Distance 421.9km (262.2mi)
Travel Time
  • Amtrak Thruway, train total time 8h 14m
  • Drive total time 5h 37m
  • Bus, bus to Wilmington, fly to Reagan Washington total time 6h 24m
  • Bus, bus to Wilmington, fly to Washington Dulles total time 6h 35m
  • Amtrak Thruway, train to Raleigh/Durham, fly to Reagan Washington total time 7h 58m
Current time in New Bern Thursday Jun 08, 2023 21:19 PM

How to get from New Bern to the embassy in Washington

How to apply

American nationals and foreign visitors living in New Bern, 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 New Bern, 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 New Bern to Vietnam (Average flight time between New Bern and Vietnam is about 22 hours, 58 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.