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Tourist Visa Exemption

TOURIST VISA EXEMPTION          

 According to the Interior Ministerial Announcements dated 1 October B.E. 2545 (2002), 20 December B.E. 2545 (2002), 18 October B.E. 2547 (2004), 6 May B.E. 2548 (2005), and 23 June 2554 (2011), passport holders from 48 countries and 1 special administrative region - Hong Kong SAR - are not required to obtain a visa when entering Thailand for tourism purposes and will be permitted to stay in the Kingdom for a period of not exceeding 30 days on each visit. If such foreigners enter the Kingdom at the immigration checkpoints which border neighboring countries, they will be allowed to stay for 15 days each time,  except Malaysian nationals who cross the borderline from Malaysia whose granted period of stay will not exceed 30 days each time.    

   1. Australia : Commonwealth of Australia          

   2. Austria : Republic of Austria

   3. Belgium : Kingdom of Belgium           

   4. Brazil : Federative Republic of Brazil (****)

   5. Bahrain : State of Bahrain                

   6. Brunei Darussalam : Negara Brunei Darussalam

   7. Canada                                        

   8. Denmark : Kingdom of Denmark

   9. Finland : Republic of Finland              

   10. France : French Republic

   11. Germany : Federal Republic of Germany      

   12. Greece : Hellenic Republic

   13. Hong Kong : Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

   14. Iceland : Republic of Iceland            

   15. Indonesia : Republic of Indonesia

   16. Ireland : Republic of Ireland            

   17. Israel : State of Israel

   18. Italy : Republic of Italy                   

   19. Japan

   20. Korea : Republic of Korea (****)     

   21. Kuwait : State of Kuwait

   22. Luxembourg : Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

   23. Malaysia                                               

   24. Monaco : Principality of Monaco

   25. Netherlands : Kingdom of the Netherlands

   26. New Zealand                                

   27. Norway : Kingdom of Norway

   28. Oman : Sultanate of Oman             

   29. Peru : Republic of Peru (****)

   30. Philippines : Republic of the Philippines

   31. Portugal : Republic of Portugal          

   32. Qatar : State of Qatar

   33. Singapore : Republic of Singapore     

   34. Spain : Kingdom of Spain

   35. South Africa : Republic of South Africa         

   36. Sweden : Kingdom of Sweden

   37. Switzerland : Swiss Confederation     

   38. Turkey : Republic of Turkey

   39. United Arab Emirates                     

   40. United Kingdom : United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

   41. United States of America                

   42. Vietnam : Socialist Republic of Vietnam

   43. Czech : Czech Republic                            

   44. Hungary : Republic of Hungary

   45. Liechtenstein : Principality of Liechtenstein

   46. Poland : Republic of Poland              

   47. Slovak : Slovak Republic

   48. Slovenia : Republic of Slovenia

 

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(****)Thailand holds bilateral agreements on visa exemption for holders of diplomatic, official and ordinary passports for a visit of not exceeding 90 days with Brazil, the Republic of Korea and Peru.  Therefore, nationals of these 3 countries are exempted from visa requirements and are permitted to enter and stay in Thailand for a period of not exceeding 90 days.

NOTE:

  • Please note that Tourist Visa Exemption does not apply to foreigners holding Travel Document for Aliens issued by these countries.
  •  Foreigners entering Thailand under the Tourist Visa Exemption category must possess adequate finances for the duration of stay in Thailand (i.e., cash 10,000 Baht per person and 20,000 Baht per family).
  • For more information on countries that have bilateral agreements on visa exemption with Thailand, please see List of countries which have concluded agreements on the exemption of visa requirements with Thailand.