The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Vientiane is responsible for providing visa services to those seeking to enter the United States for a temporary period and for those wishing to take up indefinite or permanent residence in the United States.
If your travel is urgent, please request an expedited appointment through the GSS system.
Important note: As of July 9, 2018, a small number of Lao travelers will be affected by limited visa restrictions. For more information please open this link (PDF 155 KB).
If you already have a B1/B2 Visitor Visa to the United States you are not affected by the limited visa restrictions.
To contact a customer service representative, please visit the GSS Contact Us page for full information or use contact information below:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Telephone: 856 21 255 500 (local); +1 703 665 7347 (from U.S)
Call Center representatives will be available: Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00p.m. (excluding holidays)