They must also have a fully paid ticket which enables them
to travel out of the kingdom within the stipulated time.
The application for a visa must be accompanied by a
photograph as well as the necessary fee. Visitors from
some countries may now visit Thailand for up to 30 days
without requiring visas: Please contact your nearest Thai
consulate for the list of countries.
Validity of Visas
Every kind of visa is
valid for a so-day period from the date of issue
Transit Visa 30 days
Tourist Visa 60 days
Non-immigrant Visa 90 days
Note: Please check the period of stay stamped in your
passport by the Immigration officer. Visitors who overstay
their visa will, at the time of their departure, be fined
200 Baht for each excess day.
extensions of stay at the Immigration office. Fee
Application fee for re-entry permit is 1,900 Baht
No inoculations or
vaccinations are required unless you are coming from
or passing through contaminated areas, Yellow fever
certificates are required for those who are coming
from 14 following countries; Bolivia, Brazil,
Colombia, Peru, Angola, Barkina Faso, Gambia, Ghana,
Guinea, Mauritania, Mali, Nigeria, Sudan and Zaire.
Note: Please check the latest regulations with your
local Health Office.
Export of Antiques
Objects D'Art from The Kingdom of Thailand:
Buddha images, Bodhisattva images or fragments thereof are
forbidden to be taken out of Thailand. (With the
exceptions only for worshipping by Buddhists; or cultural
exchanges; or studying purposes. A license must be
obtained from the Department of Fine. Arts).
A license must be obtained from the Department of Fine
Arts in order that such objects of antiquity or objects of
art, irrespective of whether they are original, or
reproductions, may be taken out of the country.
Photograph the front view of objects and make two
postcard-size prints (not more than 5 pieces in one
The passport of the applicant must be photocopied
Objects together with photographs and applicant's passport
with photocopy must be taken to:
The National Museums Division, Bangkok
The Chiang Mai National Museum, Chiang Mai
The Songkhla National Museum,
Songkhla at least four to seven days before the date of
shipment or departure of the applicant in order to process
the application and for inspection.
For further information, telephone the Bangkok. National
Museum at 2261661
NOTE: The regulations might change without prior notice.
Please contact your nearest Thai Consulate for