Visa on Arrival

Visa on Arrival

15 Sep 2019

Visa on Arrival

               Starting from 27 September 2016, Thailand, by the order of Ministry of Interior No. 30 B.E. 2559 (2016) dated 1 July B.E. 2559 (2016), will increase its VoA fee from 1.000 to 2.000 THB. Tourists from countries and territory namely Andorra, Bulgaria, Bhutan, China, Cyprus, Ethiopia, India, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Papua New Guinea, Fiji and Taiwan are entitled to apply for VoA at 48 designated immigration checkpoints, which will allow tourists to stay in the country up to 15 days.

            PLEASE NOTE THAT ANY PERSON WHO PLANS TO APPLY FOR VISA ON ARRIVAL HAS TO SHOW CASH IN THE AMOUNT OF US$ 310/PERSON (10,000 Thai Baht) OR US$ 620/FAMILY (20,000 Thai Baht) TO THE THAI IMMIGRATION OFFICER.

              The applicant must produce instrument of means of transport (full paid ticket) which is usable within 15 days since the date of entry.

               Visa on arrival is provided at 48 designated checkpoints and applicants should produce the application form to which three of his/her recent photographs (2.5 inches) are attached.

               Visitors who enter the Kingdom with visa on arrival generally cannot file an application for extension of stay except in special cases such as illness which prevents them from travelling, etc. They can submit an application at The Office of Immigration Bureau, Government Center B, Chaengwattana Soi 7, Laksi, Bangkok 10210, Tel: +662-141-9889 or at http://www.immigration.go.th

 

N.B. (1) For those who hold travel documents for aliens, namely; alien passport or C.I. could not apply for this temporary tourist visa at the immigration checkpoints. They have to apply for visa at the Thai Embassy or Consulate-General overseas even such documents are issued by the above countries.

        (2) The Royal Thai Government launched the “Online Application for Visa on Arrival” (VoA) service to facilitate passport holders that are eligible to apply for visas at the immigration checkpoints on arrival for the purpose of tourism. Only passengers arriving in Thailand via Suvarnabhumi Airport can apply for the Visa on Arrival online prior to arrival in Thailand. The online application can be made at http://www.immigration.go.th > Online Application for Visa on Arrival.

 

Thailand Immigrantion Checkpoints those provided Visa on Arrival

1. Suvarnabhumi Airport, Samut Prakarn

2. Don Muang International Airport , Bangkok

3. Chiangmai International Airport , Chiangmai

4. Phuket International Airport , Phuket

5. Hatyai International Airport , Songkla

6. U Tapao Airport , Rayong

7. Mae Sai Immigration Checkpoint , Chiengrai

8 Chieng Saen Immigration Checkpoint , Chiengrai

9. Chieng Khong Immigration Checkpoint , Chiengrai

10. Betong Immigration Checkpoint , Yala

11. Sadoa Immigration Checkpoint , Songkla

12. Samui Airport , Surat Thani

13. Sukhothai International Airport, Tak Immigration Checkpoint

14. Bangkok Harbour Immigration Checkpoint, Bangkok

15. Sri Racha Immigration Checkpoint , Chonburi

16. Mabtaput Immigration Checkpoint , Rayong

17. Nong Khai Immigration Checkpoint, Nong Khai

18. Samui Immigration Checkpoint, Surat Thani

19. Phuket Immigration Checkpoint, Phuket

20. Satun Immigration Checkpoint, Satun

21. Krabi Immigration Checkpoint, Krabi

22. Songkhla Harbour Immigraion Checkpoint, Songkhla

23. Chiangrai Airport Immigration Checkpoint, Chiangrai

24. Surat Thani Airport Immigration Checkpoint, Surat Thani

25. Sattahip Harbour Immigration Checkpoint, Chonburi

26. Khlong Yai Immigration Checkpoint, Trat

27. Pong Nam Ron Immigration Checkpoint, Chanthaburi

28. Aranyaprathet Immigration Checkpoint, Sakaeo

29. Mukdahan Immigration Checkpoint, Mukdahan

30. Tak Immigration Checkpoint, Tak

31. Padang Besar Immigration Checkpoint, Songkhla

32. Su-ngai Kolok Immigration Checkpoint, Narathiwat

33. Nong Khai Immigration Checkpoint, Nong Khai

34. Bueng Kan Immigration Checkpoint, Bueng Kan

35. Phibun Mangasahan Immigration Checkpoint, Ubon Ratchathani

36. Tha Li Immigration Checkpoint, Loei

37. Nakhon Phanom Immigration Checkpoint, Nakhon Phanom

38. Nan Immigration Checkpoint, Nan

39. Ban Prakob Immigration Checkpoint, Songkhla

40. Khuan Don Immigration Checkpoint, Satun

41. Tak Bai Immigration Checkpoint, Narathiwat

42. Bukit Tal Immigration Checkpoint, Narathiwat

43. Samut Prakan Checkpoint, Samut Prakan

44. Kanchanaburi Land Border Checkpoint, Kanchanaburi

45. Prachup Khiri Khan Checkpoint at Hua Hin Airport, Prachup Khiri Khan

46. Phusing Land Border Checkpoint, Sisaket

47. Satun Checkpoint at Koh Lipe Marine Port, Satun

48. Trang Airport, Trang