Entry to Thailand during COVID-19 Pandemic

Information regarding the entry of non-Thai national to Thailand during COVID-19 pandemic.

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Important Announcement

  • Foreign nationals who wish to enter Thailand during COVID-19 pandemic must have a valid visa and Certificate of Entry (COE), issued by the Royal Thai Embassy/Royal Thai Consulate-General, before entering Thailand.
  • Foreign nationals are required to have medical insurance which covers treatment and medical expenses in relation to COVID 19, with a minimum coverage of 100,000 USD, for the entire stay period in Thailand.
  • Foreign nationals are required to obtain (1) Fit to Fly health certificate and (2) Medical certificate with a laboratory result indicating that COVID-19 is not detected by RT-PCR test, issued no more than 72 hours before departure. These documents must be issued in separate documents.
  • Foreign nationals are required to quarantine at the Alternative State Quarantine (ASQ), Alternative Local Quarantine (ALQ) or Alternative Hospital Quarantine (AHQ) at his/her own expense for the period of at least 14 days.
  • Travellers entering into Thailand shall be under the control and supervision of competent officials or communicable disease control officers and shall also comply with conditions, timeframe, criteria and the disease prevention measures for travellers entering into Thailand.
  • All measures and regulations are subject to change or amenment in accordance with current situation without prior notice.

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Update(As of 17 January 2021)

Starting from 14 January 2021 onwards, Thai and foreign travelers are required to register with application “ThailandPlus” along with required documents when entering Thailand. For more information, please visit https://thailandplus.in.th/en/

 

Update (As of 4 January 2021)

- Between 22 December 2020 - 30 September 2021, non-Thai nationals under tourist visa exemption scheme may be granted stay permit up to 45 days (instead of 30 days) without a visa. The list of 56 countries/territories under tourist visa exemption scheme can be found at <<Link>>

- Applicant in Jordan, Iraq and Palestine can now apply for Special Tourist Visa (STV). For more information, please visit <<Link>>

 

Update (As of 22 December 2020)

Non-Thai nationals under tourist visa exemption scheme and bilateral agreement may enter Thailand without a visa. For more information, please visit <<Link>>

 

Update (As of 19 November 2020)

Tourist visa applicants are no longer required to submit bank statement for the past 6 months, certified by the bank, with minimum deposit equivalent to no less than 500,000 Thai Baht.

 

Update (As of 6 November 2020)

All Certificate of Entry (COE) application will be processed through https://coethailand.mfa.go.th/

 

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Holder of Special Tourist Visa (STV)

4 Jan 2021

Non-Thai nationals who enter Thailand under tourist visa exemption scheme/bilateral agreement

22 Dec 2020

List of nationals under tourist visa exemption scheme

21 Dec 2020

Approved Film Crew Member

12 Nov 2020

Non-Thai nationals who hold Non-immigrant visa type “O-A” (Long-Stay)

6 Nov 2020

Non-Thai nationals who enter Thailand for tourism purpose (not exceeding 60 days)

6 Nov 2020

Frequent Asked Questions (FAQ)

23 Oct 2020

Non-Thai nationals who enter Thailand for business purpose (without work permits)

23 Oct 2020

Member of Thailand Elite Card

23 Oct 2020