China Tourist Visa Requirements For U.S. Citizens
Non U.S. citizens should contact Skyline Passport & Visa for the correct requirements
You need to fill out this order form online, print it, and then mail it to us with the rest of the documents below.
Submit 1 copy of the visa application form. Fill it out using our interactive application, print, and sign it.
3. Passport photos
Photo must NOT be glued to your visa application form.
4. Current passport
You must send your actual U.S. passport. The signature field must be signed, and the passport must be valid for at least 6 months after your expected return date. You also need to send 1 photocopy of the passport page with your photo. Photo must NOT be glued to your visa application form. Passport must have at least 2 consecutive blank visa pages.
5. Airline tickets or itinerary
Copy of airline tickets or itinerary showing arrival and departure dates.
6. Hotel confirmation
Copy of confirmation of hotel reservation in China.
7. Additional documents for applicants born outside of the U.S.:
If you are a U.S. alien resident, provide a copy of your Green Card.
If you were born in China, you must submit your Chinese passport or last foreign passport with a Chinese visa.
A Chinese child born in the U.S shall provide both the original and a copy of his/her birth certificate if this is the first time he/she is applying for a visa.
8. Application forms cannot be double sided
9. Fees can be paid via check or credit card.
Single/Double/Multiple Entry - 6 Day Processing $140.00
Single/Double/Multiple Entry - 2-3 Day Processing $160.00
Note: If your address of residence is not located in Delaware, Idaho, Kentucky, Maryland, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington DC, West Virginia, or Wyoming, the service fee is an additional $25.00 due to jurisdiction based processing measures.
10. Skyline Passport & Visa Fee
Rush Process (2-3 Day) $125.00
Regular Process (6 Days) $75.00
11. Return Shipping Fee
FedEx 2-Day DeliveryFedEx $25.00
FedEx Overnight Delivery $35.00
Will Provide Return Label $0.00
Will Pickup In-Person $0.00