Lao Visa

Visas can be obtained in advance from a Laos embassy or consulate. The visa fees and processing time vary according to nationality of applicant. If you need detailed information please contact the office directly.
Each applicant must complete a visa application form and submit it to the embassy or consulate together with:

  • Two recent, passport-sized photographs 2″ x 2″
  • An original passport with at least 6 months’ validity
  • Prepaid envelope with return address for passport return, if applying by mail
  • Visa fee

For more details about the requirement and application form, please download the PDF files below:

Application Name Guideline Application Form
Lao Visa
Consular Office
Embassy of Laos

2222 S Street NW
Washington, DC 20008
Office Hours:
Monday – Friday
09:00AM – 12:00PM
13:00PM – 16:30PM
Tel: +1(202) 328-9148
Tel: +1(202) 332-6416
Tel: +1(202) 667-0076 (Consul)
Fax: (202) 332-4923

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If you plan to stay less than 30 days from the date of arrival in the country then you can apply for a Laos eVisa online.