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The Ultimate Guide to Applying for a Laos Visa from the US

If you're a US citizen or resident planning to travel to Laos, you'll need to apply for a visa. This can seem daunting, but with the right information and preparation, it can be a smooth process. However, Atlys makes this process incredibly easy!

The visa that Atlys offers is the Laos e visa for US citizens. This Laos electronic visa grants a 2-month validity period from the date of issuance. The visa is a single-entry visa allowing a 30-day stay.

Total Visa Cost


This e visa for Laos cost includes the government price of US$52.00 and the Atlys service fee of US$30.00.

Visa Processing Time

3 working days

The e visa for Laos only takes 3 days to be processed.

Validity And Stay

2 months for a 30-day stay

The e visa is valid for 2 months from the date of issue. The Laos tourist visa is also a single entry visa that permits a stay of 30 days.

To apply for a Laos tourist visa through Atlys, US citizens must meet the following Laos visa requirements:

  • A valid passport with a minimum of 6 months validity and a scan of the passport ID page must be uploaded during the Atlys visa application.
  • Recent passport photo, 4x6 cm, clear and in color, with a neutral expression and no headwear or glasses that obstruct the face, except for religious reasons. Atlys provides a tool to help crop the photo.

Atlys simplifies the process of applying for a Laos e visa. Here's what you need to do:

  • Visit Atlys website and click apply.
  •  Select "Laos" from the list of countries.
  • Choose your nationality and intended travel dates.
  • Provide personal details, passport information, and a recent photo. Upload all required documents, including a scan of your Passport ID Page and passport photo.
  • Verify all information for accuracy and completeness of the Laos visa application form.
  • Pay the Laos e visa fee using a convenient payment option, such as a credit or debit card or mobile wallet.
  • Wait for the e-visa to be processed and delivered via email in about 3 business days. Check the status of your application in the Atlys dashboard. 

Explore Laos stress-free with Atlys!

Frequently Asked Questions

Do You Need A Visa To Travel To Laos?

Yes, US nationals are required to obtain a visa to enter Laos.

Do US Citizens Need A Visa To Visit Laos?

Yes, US nationals specifically need a visa to enter Laos. US citizens are eligible to apply for the e visa for Laos through Atlys.

How Can A U.S. Citizen Get An E Visa For Laos?

US citizens can apply for their Laos tourist visa through Atlys.

How Much Does A Visa For Laos Cost?

The Laos electronic visa costs US$82.00. This includes the government visa fee as well as Atlys’s service fee.

How Long Does It Take To Process A Visa For Laos 2023?

Atlys takes at most 3 working days to process a visa for Laos.

What Is The Validity Of A Laos Visa 2023?

The Laos visa 2023 is valid for 2 months from the date of issue and allows you to stay a maximum of 30 days.

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