We assist individuals in achieving visas to China in a few simple steps. As a United States Citizen, a Chinese visa is required. Please follow these easy steps to get your Chinese Visa. You can apply for a Chinese visa in 3 easy steps:

  1. Review the requirements to apply for your visa.
  2. Gather your documents and complete the required forms.
  3. Ship your documents to our office. Please refer to the Office Directory List for the nearest office to you.

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Foreigners who intend to go to China as a tourist – L Visa

  1. Passport

    Original signed passport with at least six months of remaining validity and blank visa pages, and a copy of the passport's data page and the photo page if it is separate.

  2. Visa Application Form V.2013 (Click Here) and Photo

    One completed Visa Application Form with a recently-taken color passport photo (bare-head, full face) against a light background attached

  3. Proof of legal stay or residence status (applicable to non-U.S. citizens)

    You must provide the original and photocopy of your valid certificates or visa of stay, residence, employment or student status, or other valid certificates of legal staying provided by the relevant authorities of the country where you are currently staying.

    If you have obtained Chinese visas before and want to apply for a Chinese visa with a renewed foreign passport that does not contain any Chinese visa, you should present the photocopy of the previous passport's data page and the photo page if it is separate, as well as the previous Chinese visa page. (If your name on the current passport differs from that on the previous one, you must provide an official document of name change.)

  4. Documents showing the itinerary including air ticket booking record (round trip) and proof of a hotel reservation, etc. or an invitation letter issued by a relevant entity or individual in China and inviter's Chinese ID photocopy .

    The invitation letter should include:

    • Information on the applicant (full name, gender, date of birth, etc.)
    • Information on the planned visit (arrival and departure dates, place(s) to be visited, etc.)
    • Information on the inviting entity or individual (name, contact telephone number, address, official stamp, signature of the legal representative or the inviting individual)

Please see the required fees below:

No. of Entries US Citizen OneVasco Service Fee Regular Processing Times
Single Entry $ 140/person $ 85 per person 5 Business Days
Double Entry $ 140/person $ 85 per person 5 Business Days
Multiple Entries for 6 months $ 140/person $ 85 per person 5 Business Days
Multiple entries for 12 months or more $ 140/person $ 85 per person 5 Business Days


The below fees are for our express service:

No. of Entries US Citizen OneVasco Service Fee Regular Prcessing Times
Single Entry $ 160 $ 105 4 Business Days
Double Entry $ 160 $ 105 4 Business Days
Multiple Entries for 6 months $ 160 $ 105 4 Business Days
Multiple entries for 12 months or more $ 160 $ 105 4 Business Days


Important:

Above mentioned business days are consulates processing times only.

Notes:

Payment for Visa to Consulate

You may purchase the courier service from us by paying the below charges

Number of Applicants One Way Return Service
Max 2 $ 41 $70
Max 4 $ 82 $ 140