Vietnam Visa on Arrival for US Citizens Applied from 15 December 2016

According to Vietnam Immigration Department, from 15th December 2016, Visa On Arrival for US Citizens entering Vietnam for tourist purpose is operated as previously with full options:

  • 1 monthsingle entry
  • 3 months single entry
  • 1 month multiple entries
  • 3 months single entry
  • 3 months multiple entries
  • 6 months multiple entries
  • 1 year multiple entries. 

As usual, US passport holders have to pay two kinds of fee: service fee (agency) and stamping fee at the airport which is stated as below:

  • Single entrance: 25 USD
  • Multiple - up to 3 months: 50 USD
  • Multiple - more than 3 up to 6 months: 95 USD
  • Multiple - more than 6 months up to 1 year: 135 USD

With 6 months and 1 year multiple entries, American visitors are allowed to stay maximum for 3 months per entrance. After 3 months, you must exit and come back again with a new 3 months of staying, until the expiry date of your 1 year Visa.

Last but not least, the American tourists have applied visa for 1 year multiple entries before. If you only enter Vietnam in a short time, please apply for a new Approval Letter with the suitable entrance. As a result, you can reduce the stamping fee at the airport. If not, you still have to pay stamping for 1 year multiple entries is 135USD.

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