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VisaHQ is a private visa agency, not affiliated with the government of China. VisaHQ provides expediting services for visa to China and charges a service fee. Chinese visas might also be obtained directly from Consulate at the lower cost of government fee. See how we compare in the 90 seconds

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			China Visa

China visa

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US permanent resident?
Tourist visa
required
Business visa
required
Journalist visa
required
Crew visa
required
Student visa
required
Work visa
required
Non-business visit visa
required
Official visa
required
Visitor Visa
required


Select the type of China tourist visa application:

and send the following documents to VisaHQ:

a
Chinese visa application form. For online orders, please download, print and sign China visa application, prepared by our system under your account. Application MUST be typed. Handwritten applications will not be accepted by the Embassy. Application forms cannot be double sided, please print on one side.
b
Original, signed United States of America passport with at least 1 year validity and at least 2 consecutive blank visa pages.
c
Passport-type photograph: 1
d
Itinerary. Copy of round trip tickets or detailed itinerary for the duration of the trip (Applicant's name must be on itinerary).
e
Hotel Reservations. Copy of hotel reservations (Applicant's name must be on Hotel Reservation).
f
Tourist invitation. If your travel is being organized by a tour group in China, an official signed and stamped Invitation Letter for Tourist issued by Duly Authorized Tourism Unit in China can be used in place of the hotel reservation.
Additional required documents for minors
Application form. The application form must be signed by both parents.

Birth certificate. A copy of the applicant's birth certificate.

Parents' passport copies. A copy of the information pages of both parents' signed passports.

When applying for a child with Chinese parents, the applicant must also provide proof of parents' status in the United States.
Additional requirements for applicants born in China, Hong Kong, Macau, or Taiwan
Chinese name. The applicant's name written in Chinese characters.

Proof of name change. If the applicant's name has changed since birth, please provide a copy of the court order or marriage certificate showing the name change.

Previous visa. Copy of a previously issued Chinese visa or copy of the information page from your Chinese, Hong Kong, Macau, or Taiwanese passport. Note: If your old passport has not been canceled, you will be required to submit the original passport with your application.
Additional requirements for Chinese applicants adopted by American parents
Chinese passport. Applicant's ORIGINAL Chinese passport.

Proof of name change. If the applicant's name has changed since birth, please provide a copy of the court order or marriage certificate showing the name change.

Parents' passports. Clear passport information page copies of both American parents.

Certificate of adoption. A notarized certificate of adoption.

Birth certificate. A copy of applicant's birth certificate (usually from U.S).
Information for persons of Tibetan origin
You must make a personal appearance at the Chinese Visa Application Service Center to process your visa if you are a person of Tibetan origin. The Visa Application Service Center will require additional documents in order to process your visa and VisaHQ is unable to assist in these procedures.
Persons with Occupation Related to Media
"If you are a media professional or employed by a media company, even if you are not traveling for business purposes, please print and sign a declaration form that states you will not be conducting any media related activities. The form can be found here. If you are to engage in any journalism-related activities, please apply for a Journalist Visa.

Chinese tourist visas may be issued with a max stay of up to 90 days. The actual duration is at the discretion of the Chinese Consulate.

China tourist visa fees for citizens of United States of America

Multiple entry
  • Validity: up to 10 years
  • Processing: 4 business days
  • Total cost:
  • Validity: up to 10 years
  • Processing: Next business day
  • Total cost:
Maximum stay in China: 60 days China visa help
Maximum stay in China: 60 days China visa help
Credit card
China visa for citizens of United States of America is required. For more information please contact the nearest China embassy.

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Everything you need to manage Chinese visa application in one place. Fast forward your application process for visa to China

Reduce your Chinese visa application to 3 simple steps: print, sign and ship (inbound and return shipping labels are generated automatically)
Apply for several visas at once automatically, no need to enter repetitive information
Upload and reuse your digital photographs without ever needing a printer
Get immediate expert assistance while applying online shall you have any questions
Enjoy transparent processing with real-time status updates and full tracking
Work with the most reliable and knowledgeable team of people who power this system

VisaHQ for visa for China is simple, intuitive and made for travelers

One-and-Done Application Form

We will never ask you to enter repetitive information. All data you entered is securely stored for future use, even if you apply for a different visa. This is the last visa for China application form you will ever see and it takes a breeze to use it.

Efficient and Secure Ecosystem

Everything from start to finish is done on our website. Our system error-proofs the visa to China application as you go with additional review by visa agents. No redirects to external websites, no time and no paper to waste.

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No technology in the world can replace human touch. We treat every single visa for China application like our own. The only disruption of our seamless service for you would be real-time status updates.

I am a Travel Ninja. Why should I hire VisaHQ to apply for visa for China online?

We enable you to apply online, guide you through the application process, answer questions, error proof the application according to China visa requirements, navigate traffic while hand-delivering your documents to the Embassy, look for parking, stand in lines, keep you informed, pick up the passport when the visa is ready, insure that the visa is correct, courier the documents back in time for your trip, and it all feels great

Because it’s mission critical