* General Information
The following is the general information for U.S. citizen’s Korean Visa application.
A U.S. citizen with a valid passport can visit the Republic of Korea without visa for 90 days for the purpose of tourism or transient stop-over.
The Korean visa will take 3~5 days after the applicant submits all the required documents in person.
The visa processing fee for U.S. citizens is $45 in cash or money order (payable to the Consular Office of the Republic of Korea in Anchorage) only.
If an applicant is requesting a visa by mail, please enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope for the passport to be returned. Processing by mail will take 1~2 weeks.
Please include a PREPAID airway bill from a mail delivery service of your choice (e.g. FEDEX, DHL, UPS)
Please write your return address clearly. The Consular Office is not responsible for lost mail.
Mailing Address : 800 E. Dimond Blvd. Suite 3-695, Anchorage, AK 99515
* Required Documents
1 Color Photo (2 x 2)
Completed Visa Application Form
Copy of travel itinerary including a return date (Booking confirmation will be accepted.)
Copy of the picture page of your passport
Address and contact information in Korea
Depending on the type of Visa, additional documents might be required for Visa status.
* Related Sites
The following websites have useful information for travellers :
Government for Foreigners : https://www.hikorea.go.kr/pt/main_en.pt
* Visa Fee
(Non U.S. Citizens)
Single-entry visa for less than 90 days : $40
Single-entry visa for more than 90 days : $60
For all multiple-entry visa : $90