Visa Information

VISA NOT REQUIRED

Click here for a list of countries whose citizens do not require a visa to enter Thailand. Citizens of these countries only need to present their passport to the immigration authorities upon arrival.
The immigration authorities will stamp an entry date into your passport. You will be permitted to remain in Thailand for the following number of days:

  • 30 days if you are arriving at one of Thailand’s international airports.
  • 15 days if you are arriving overland at one of Thailand’s border checkpoints (Malaysian nationals arriving overland from Malaysia are exempted from this and will be allowed to stay maximum 30 days).

VISA ON ARRIVAL

Click here for a list of countries whose citizens can obtain a visa on arrival at any of Thailand’s international airports or border check points.

Important notes about Visas On Arrival:

  • Maximum stay in Thailand is 15 days and visas on arrival generally cannot be extended from inside Thailand except under very special circumstances.
  • Applicant must possess a means of living expenses at the amount of 10,000 Baht (approx. USD 330) per person.
  • Applicant must possess a passport with at least 6 months validity.
  • Applicant must present fully paid ticket which is usable within 15 days since date of entry.
  • Applicant should submit application form with a recent photograph (4 x 6 cm).
    Application forms are available at the airport / border checkpoint or can be downloaded and filled-in in advance.
  • Cost for a visa on arrival (at the time this website was created is THB 1,000
    (approx. USD 35).

VISA REQUIRED PRIOR TO ARRIVAL

If your country is not listed in the Visa Not Required section or Visa On Arrival sections above then you must obtain
a visa before you come to Thailand
.

Please contact a local Thai Embassy or Consulate nearest you for more information about the requirements and application process applicable to your country. Requirements and processes vary according to different countries.

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image003a.jpg Travelers from / through Yellow Fever Areas Please Note
Travelers from/through countries which have been declared Yellow Fever Infected Areas must acquire an International Health Certificate verifying the receiving of a Yellow Fever vaccination.
For more information, please see List of Countries which are Declared Yellow Fever Infected Areas.

Countries Declared as Yellow Fever Infected Areas

List of Thai Embassies and Consulates

Europe

visa_clip_image002.gif Austria 
         Vienna (Embassy)

visa_clip_image004.gif Belgium
          Brussels (Embassy)

visa_clip_image006.gif Czech Republic 
          Prague (Embassy)

visa_clip_image008.gif Denmark 
          Copenhagen (Embassy)

visa_clip_image010.gif Finland 
          Helsinki (Embassy)

visa_clip_image012.gif France 
          Paris (Embassy)

visa_clip_image014.gif Germany
        Berlin (Embassy)
        Bonn (Embassy extension office)
        Frankfurt (Consulate-General)

visa_clip_image016.gif Greece 
        Athens (Embassy)

visa_clip_image018.gif Hungary
        Budapest (Embassy)

visa_clip_image020.gif Italy 
        Rome (Embassy)
visa_clip_image022.gif Netherlands 
          The Hague (Embassy)

visa_clip_image024.gif Norway 
        Oslo (Embassy)

visa_clip_image026.gif Poland 
         Warsaw (Embassy)

visa_clip_image028.gif Portugal 
        Lisbon (Embassy) 

visa_clip_image030.gif Romania 
        Bucharest (Embassy)

visa_clip_image032.gif Russia
        Moscow (Embassy)

visa_clip_image034.gif Spain
        Madrid (Embassy)

visa_clip_image036.gif Sweden 
        Stockholm (Embassy)

visa_clip_image038.gif Switzerland 
        Berne (Embassy)

visa_clip_image040.gif United Kingdom
        London (Embassy)

North America

visa_clip_image042.gif Canada 
       Ottawa (Embassy)
         Toronto (Consulate-General)
         Vancouver (Consulate-General)

visa_clip_image044.gif Mexico
        Mexico City (Embassy)

visa_clip_image046.gif United States 
        Washington DC (Embassy) 
         Chicago (Consulate-General)
         Los Angeles (Consulate-General)
         New York (Consulate-General)

South America

visa_clip_image048.gif Argentina 
         Buenos Aires (Embassy)

visa_clip_image050.gif Brazil 
         Brasília (Embassy)

visa_clip_image052.gif Chile
          Santiago (Embassy)

visa_clip_image054.gif Peru
          Lima (Embassy)

Middle East

visa_clip_image056.gif Bahrain 
         Manama (Embassy)

visa_clip_image058.gif Iran
         Tehran (Embassy)

visa_clip_image060.gif Israel 
        Tel Aviv (Embassy)

visa_clip_image062.gif Jordan 
        Amman (Embassy)

visa_clip_image064.gif Kuwait 
        Kuwait City (Embassy)

visa_clip_image066.gif Oman 
        Muscat (Embassy)

visa_clip_image068.gif Qatar 
        Doha (Embassy)

visa_clip_image070.gif Saudi Arabia 
        Riyadh (Embassy)
        Jeddah (Consulate-General)

visa_clip_image072.gif Turkey 
        Ankara (Embassy)

visa_clip_image074.gif United Arab Emirates 
         Abu Dhabi (Embassy)
         Dubai (Consulate-General)

Africa

visa_clip_image076.gif Egypt 
         Cairo (Embassy)

visa_clip_image078.gif Kenya 
         Nairobi (Embassy)

visa_clip_image080.gif Madagascar 
        Antananarivo (Consulate-General)

visa_clip_image082.gif Morocco
         Rabat (Embassy)

visa_clip_image084.gif Nigeria
         Abuja (Embassy)

visa_clip_image086.gif Senegal 
         Dakar (Embassy) 

visa_clip_image088.gif South Africa 
         Pretoria (Embassy)

Asia

visa_clip_image090.gif Bangladesh 
         Dhaka (Embassy)

visa_clip_image092.gif Brunei
         Bandar Seri Begawan (Embassy)

visa_clip_image094.gif Cambodia
         Phnom Penh (Embassy)

visa_clip_image096.gif People's Republic of China 
         Beijing (Embassy)
         Guangzhou (Consulate-General)
         Hong Kong (Consulate-General)
         Kunming (Consulate-General)
         Nanning (Consulate-General)
         Shanghai (Consulate-General)
         Xiamen (Consulate-General)
         Chengdu (Consular Office)
         Xi'an (Consular Office)

visa_clip_image098.gif India 
         New Delhi (Embassy)
         Chennai (Consulate-General)
         Kolkata (Consulate-General)
         Mumbai (Consulate-General)

visa_clip_image100.gif Indonesia 
         Jakarta (Embassy)

visa_clip_image102.gif Japan 
          Tokyo (Embassy)
         Osaka (Consulate-General)

visa_clip_image104.gif Republic of Korea 
        Seoul (Embassy)

visa_clip_image106.gif Laos
         Vientiane (Embassy) 
         Savannakhet (Consulate-General)

visa_clip_image108.gif Malaysia 
         Kuala Lumpur (Embassy)
         Kota Bharu (Consulate-General)
         Penang (Consulate-General)

visa_clip_image110.gif Myanmar 
         Yangon (Embassy)

visa_clip_image112.gif Nepal
       Kathmandu (Embassy)

visa_clip_image114.gif Pakistan
         Islamabad (Embassy)
         Karachi (Consulate-General)

visa_clip_image116.gif Philippines
         Manila (Embassy)

visa_clip_image118.gif Singapore 
         Singapore (Embassy)

visa_clip_image120.gif Sri Lanka 
         Colombo (Embassy)

visa_clip_image122.gif Republic of China 
         Taipei (Trade and Economic Office)

visa_clip_image124.gif Timor-Leste 
         Dili (Embassy)

visa_clip_image126.gif Vietnam 
        Hanoi (Embassy)
        Ho Chi Minh City (Consulate-General)

Oceania


visa_clip_image128.gif Australia 
        Canberra (Embassy)
        Sydney (Consulate-General)

visa_clip_image130.gif New Zealand 
        Wellington (Embassy)

List of Countries NOT Requiring Visas to Enter Thailand

Australia 
Austria 
Belgium 
Brazil (****)
Bahrainn
Brunei Darussalam
Canada 
Denmark 
Finland 
France 
Germany 
Greece 
Hong Kong SAR
Iceland 
Indonesia 
Ireland 
Israel 
Italy 
Japan 
Korea, Republic of (****)
Kuwait

Luxembourg 
Malaysia 
Monaco 
Netherlands 
New Zealand 
Norway 
Oman 
Peru (****)
Philippines 
Portugal 
Qatar 
Singapore 
Spain 
South Africa 
Sweden 
Switzerland 
Turkey 
United Arab Emirates 
United Kingdom & Northern Ireland
United States of America 
Vietnam


(****) These countries have special diplomatic agreements with Thailand and their nationals can remain in Thailand for maximum 90 days without a visa.

Disclaimer: Information used to compile the above list was taken off the Thailand Ministry of Foreign Affairs website before this website was compiled.  WCA will not be held responsible for any changes to this list of visa exempted countries between now and the conference.

List of Countries that Can Obtain a Visa on Arrival

Andorra 
Bhutan 
Bulgaria 
China 
Cyprus 
Czech Republic 
Estonia 
Ethiopia (Federal Democratic Republic)
Hungary 
India 
Kazakhstan 
Latvia 
Liechtenstein 
Lithuania

Maldives 
Malta 
Mauritius 
Oman 
Poland 
Romania 
Russian Federation 
San Marino 
Saudi Arabia 
Slovakia 
Slovenia 
Taiwan 
Uzbekistan 
Ukraine


Disclaimer
: Information used to compile the above list was taken off the Thailand Ministry of Foreign Affairs website before this website was compiled.  WCA will not be held responsible for any changes to this list of visa exempted countries between now and the conference.

Countries Declared as Yellow Fever Infected Areas:

If you are traveling from or through one of the countries found in this list then you must show proof of a Yellow Fever vaccination to immigration authorities upon arrival.

Angola  
Argentina 
Benin 
Bolivia 
Brazil 
Burkina Faso 
Burundi 
Cameroon 
Central African Republic   
Chad 
Colombia 
Congo Republic (Democratic Republic)
Congo (Republic of the Congo)
Cote d’ Ivore 
Ecuador 
Equatorial Guinea 
Ethiopia 
French-Guiana   
Gabon 
Gambia 
Ghana 
Guinea-Bissau  
Guinea (Republic)

Guyana 
Kenya 
Liberia 
Mali 
Mauritania 
Niger 
Nigeria 
Panama 
Paraguay 
Peru 
Rwanda 
Sao Tome & Principe 
Senegal 
Sierra Leone 
Somalia 
Sudan 
Suriname 
Tanzania 
Togo 
Trinidad and Tobago 
Uganda 
Venezuela


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