Visa Requirements for Entering Laos

Electronic visitor visa

Mandatory

Electronic visitor visa

Travelers need a visa to visit Laos for Tourism. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa for Laos because travelers can submit their applications and supporting documents online. Once the application is approved, travelers receive their eVisa confirmation electronically.
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Electronic visitor visa

Mandatory

Electronic visitor visa

Travelers need a visa to visit Laos for Tourism. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa for Laos because travelers can submit their applications and supporting documents online. Once the application is approved, travelers receive their eVisa confirmation electronically.
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Visa on arrival

Mandatory

Visa on arrival

To visit Laos for Tourism, you require a visa. A visa on arrival is obtained at the port of entry before reaching immigration. When you arrive in Laos, you can purchase a visa on arrival at the airport. For all other visas, visit the government site. Travelers must have 2 passport photos taken a maximum of 6 months before arrival.
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Visitor visa

Mandatory

Visitor visa

To visit Laos for Tourism, you require a visa. A paper or embassy visa is the only type of visa available for visitors. Typically the visa is a stamp or sticker added to your passport. You must submit your application through the consulate or local visa center. Visit the government website for details.
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Visa is not required

Not Required

Visa is not required

To visit Laos for Tourism, you do not require a visa for a stay of up to 30 days. You also have the option to get an Electronic visitor visa, which allows you to extend your stay. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a Laos visa as you can submit an application and supporting documents online. If approved, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation electronically. When you arrive in Laos, the border crossing will ask for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have the proper visas. For all other visas, visit the government site.
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Visa is not required

Not Required

Visa is not required

To visit Laos for Tourism, you do not require a visa for a stay of no more than 14 days. You also have the option to get an Electronic visitor visa, which allows you to extend your stay. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a Laos visa as you can submit an application and supporting documents online. If approved, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation electronically. When you arrive in Laos, the border crossing will ask for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have the proper visas. For all other visas, visit the government site.
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Visa is not required

Not Required

Visa is not required

To visit Laos for Tourism, you do not require a visa for a stay of no more than 15 days. You also have the option to get an Electronic visitor visa, which allows you to extend your stay. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a Laos visa as you can submit an application and supporting documents online. If approved, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation electronically. When you arrive in Laos, the border crossing will ask for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have the proper visas. For all other visas, visit the government site.
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