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Tourist Visa Exemption and Visa on Arrival

 

● Ordinary Passport holders from the following countries/territories are not required to obtain a visa when entering Thailand for tourism purposes and will be permitted to stay in Thailand for a period of stay not exceeding 30 days on each visit.

 

Tourist Visa Exemption Scheme

Andorra, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Brunei, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Monaco, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, The Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia (&VOA), Singapore, Slovak, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the UAE, UK, Ukraine, and USA.

Brazil*, Republic of Korea (South Korea)*, Peru*, Hong Kong**, Vietnam** 

 

Temporary Tourist Visa Exemption Scheme
Countries Period of stay Effective period
China and Kazakhstan 30 Days 

25 September 2023 - 29 February 2024

Russia 90 Days

1 November 2023 to 30 April 2024

Taiwan and India 30 Days 

10 November 2023 to 10 May 2024

 

● Ordinary Passport holders from the following countries/territories can apply for a Visa on Arrival (VOA) upon arrival at any international airport in Thailand and will be permitted to stay in Thailand for a period of stay not exceeding 15 days on each visit.

 

Visa on Arrival (VOA)

 Bhutan, Bulgaria, China, Cyprus, Ethiopia, Fiji, Georgia, India, Kazakhstan, Malta, Mexico, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, Uzbekistan, and Vanuatu

 

● Ordinary Passport holders of the following countries/territories can enter Thailand without a visa under a bilateral agreement for a period of stay as following table on each visit.

 

Bilateral agreement
14 days Cambodia, Myanmar (International Airports only)
30 days  Hong Kong**, Lao PDR, Macau, Mongolia, Russia (&VOA), Vietnam** 

 

Remarks
*Passport holders of Brazil, Korea (ROK) and Peru are entitled for tourist visa exemption scheme. Meanwhile, Thailand also holds bilateral agreements on visa exemption for holders of diplomatic, official and ordinary passports for a visit of not exceeding 90 days with Brazil, Korea (ROK) and Peru.
**Passport holders of Vietnam and Hong Kong are entitled for tourist visa exemption scheme. Meanwhile, Thailand also holds bilateral agreements on visa exemption for holders of diplomatic, official and ordinary passports for a visit of not exceeding 30 days with Vietnam and Hong Kong.

 

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Status 1-DEC-2023