Nonimmigrant Visas

Please Note: All individuals entering U.S. Embassy Vilnius must wear a face mask and practice social distancing in accordance with Lithuanian government COVID-related regulations.

The Consular Section of U.S. Embassy in Vilnius is responsible for providing visa services to those seeking to enter the United States for a temporary period and for those wishing to take up indefinite or permanent residence in the United States.

If you have an urgent matter and need to travel immediately, please follow the guidance on or contact the call center at +370 5 2140560 to request an emergency appointment.  We strongly encourage non-immigrant visa applicants who are renewing their visas and certain first-time F, M or J visa applicants to follow the guidance on applying without an interview and NOT schedule a visa interview.

Starting November 8, international visitors to the United States will be required – with only limited exceptions – to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and to provide proof of vaccination status prior to boarding an airplane to fly to the United States. In addition, all visitors must provide a negative COVID-19 test taken no more than one day before the trip.

Exemptions will be considered on an extremely limited basis.  Please contact your nearest embassy or consulate to apply for an exemption.  Please visit the CDC webpages for more information about exemptions and the requirement for proof of negative COVID-19 test or recovery from COVID-19 for all air passengers arriving in the United States

For more information and FAQs on the United States’ new international air travel policy , please visit

Please visit our Global Support Services (GSS) website for complete information on applying for a nonimmigrant U.S. visa, including a directory of nonimmigrant visa categories.

The calculated wait time on reflects for only in-country residents.

If you need help with your visa application or want to learn more about how to obtain a visa in order to travel to the United States, please contact our customer service center.

Russian- and Lithuanian-speaking customer service agents are ready to assist you 8 A.M. to 4 P.M. Monday through Friday. The call center is closed on Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays.


To reach a customer service representative via email, please write to:

For non-routine and case-specific visa inquiries, as well as all other consular inquiries please use the following email:

Telephone in Lithuania: +370 5 2140560

Telephone in the United States: +1 703 988 7102


To use Skype to speak to a customer service representative from 8 A.M. to 4 P.M., please add a new contact to your Skype account with the Skype name ustraveldocs-lithuania

Live chat:

Live chat is available at the Visa Information Service contact page.

Embassy Address

U.S. Embassy Vilnius
Akmenų 6
Vilnius, LT-03106

Nonimmigrant visa interviews are conducted by appointments only, with exception to Lithuanian and U.S. public holidays.

Retrieve Your Passport

Please be informed that you need to bring a self-addressed and prepaid envelope to the visa interview to receive your passport back.   Please follow instructions at

If you need assistance regarding postal service, please contact the Lithuanian Post directly at +370-700-55-400