Visa FAQ

Visas Frequently Asked Questions

Can you assist me with obtaining a visa if I am a US Greencard holder?

Yes, applicants must provide a color copy front and back of your green card notarized. To ensure you have the required documents specific to the country you submitting an application to visit our countries web page.

Do I need to send my actual passport?

Yes. Please provide us with your physical passport book, as the visa will be placed inside of your passport book. We advise shipping a trackable method.

How many visa pages do I need to apply for a visa? 

Most embassies require visa applicants to have at least 2 consecutive blank pages present in their passport book. Embassies do not consider endorsement pages at the very end of the passport book as visa pages. If you do not have any visa pages, please visit the following: passport renewal page .

Do I need 6 months of validity?

Yes. Embassies require visa applicants to have a least 6 months of validity from their expected date of departure. Visa applicants who do not have 6 months of validity will be rejected and fees are nonrefundable.

What documents do I need for a tourist visa?

Please visit our countries tab, and click the country you are seeking to obtain a tourist visa for to see the detailed information for tourist travelers.


The Washington Express Visas Advantage

  • Washington, DC  base visa services.
  • We are an SSP (Single Source Provider) – Tracking capabilities and technologies that integrate our services.
  • Agent Expertise with the Embassies and Department of State.
  • Experience – 30 years experience in Washington, DC.
  • We provide all cash and other fees up front for you so there are no delays in processing.

With Washington Express Visas expedited service, our professional office staff will have one of our specially trained visa agents take your visa processing documents to the appropriate Embassy or agency and get your documents processed properly for less than traditional visa processing services charge.  Click here to see our rate schedule for prices.  Your documents can be picked up and returned directly to your office, or you can send them to Washington Express Visas via FedEx or UPS.

Forward Documents to:

Washington Express Visas
1725 DeSales St. NW
Washington, DC 20036

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Unsure if you need a visa? Click here for a list of countries that have special provisions for most US Passport holders. For more information on our Visa Processing services, please contact our Visa Services Agent at (202) 393-3030 or

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