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CURRENT INFORMATION ON ENTRY REGULATIONS FOR THAILAND


Last update: 31.3.2021

All travelers to Thailand are required to carefully research the required travel documents. You can find an explanation of the entry process to Thailand under the following link.

More details can be found on the websites of the Thai embassies.

Link to the Thai embassy in Germany

(Links to the Thai embassy in Austria :)

Thai Nationals (Thai)
Foreign Nationals (English)


In summary, please note that in addition to a valid passport, travelers to Thailand must obtain the following in advance:

• Visa (if necessary)

• Entry certificate (CoE)

• Negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued within 72 hours before departure (language: only in English or Thai)

• Installation of the AoT apps on the mobile device (Apple App Store and Google Play Store)

• T8 form (Here you can download a form for the T8 form.)

• Proof of personal health insurance with cost coverage of at least USD 100,000 (languages: only in English or Thai)



Note: Exceptions exist for Thai nationals.

Details are noted under the respective links (see above).


If required, you can find here:

• Here you can download a form for the T8 form.


 

 

Important information for travelers transiting Bangkok on an international flight:


The following documents are required for transit in Bangkok on an international flight in addition to the requirements of the destination country:
A medical certificate with a negative COVID PCR test, which was made within 72 hours before departure
Proof of insurance that covers medical costs in Thailand with at least USD 100,000
A medical "fit to fly" certificate issued within 72 hours prior to departure. This certificate must be in English - only necessary for departures by March 31, 2021!

Important NOTE:

Please make sure that you read the two sections on entry requirements listed carefully and comply with all requirements:

1. Important information from THAI (see above)

2. General entry requirements (see below)


The airlines are obliged to verify compliance with the entry regulations and to refuse transport if passengers do not meet them.


 

 

General travel regulations (source: IATA)

The following information is provided by IATA and is therefore only available in English.
Lufthansa only displays this information provided by IATA as a matter of courtesy and assumes no responsibility for this information from third-party providers.

1. Passengers and airline crew are not allowed to enter and transit until 31 March 2021.
- This does not apply to:
- nationals and residents of Thailand;
- passengers who are spouses, parents or children of a national of Thailand;
- airline crew with a return scheduled flight;
- passengers who are visa exempt;
- passengers with a visa issued by Thailand;
- nationals of Australia, China (People \ 's Rep.), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore and Viet Nam with an APEC Business Travel Card arriving from the country that issued the APEC Business Travel Card;
- passengers with a Chinese Taipei (on the cover: Republic of China Taiwan) passport with an APEC Business Travel Card arriving from the country that issued the APEC Business Travel Card;
- residents of Hong Kong (SAR China) with an APEC Business Travel Card arriving from Hong Kong (SAR China);
- students;
- passengers transiting through Bangkok (BKK).
2. The following visa exemptions apply:
a) Nationals of Andorra, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea ( Rep.), Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, USA, Vietnam with a normal passport traveling as tourists for a maximum stay of 45 days.
b) Passengers with a Hong Kong (SAR China) passport for a maximum stay of 45 days.
c) Passengers with a Macao (SAR China) passport for a maximum stay of 30 days.
d) Passengers with a British passport with nationality "British Citizen for a maximum stay of 45 days.
e) Nationals of Lao People \ 's Dem. Rep., Mongolia and Russian Fed. for a maximum stay of 30 days.
f) Nationals of Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Peru with a normal passport for a maximum stay of 90 days.
g) Nationals of Albania, Argentina, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bhutan, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czechia, El Salvador, Estonia, France, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Mexico, Montenegro, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russian Fed., Serbia, Seychelles, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine and Uruguay with a diplomatic passport for a maximum stay of 90 days.
h) Nationals of Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China (People \ 's Rep.), Ecuador, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Lao People \' s Dem. Rep., Malaysia, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Oman, Pakistan, Singapore and Viet Nam with a diplomatic passport for a maximum stay of 30 days.
i) Nationals of Argentina, Belarus, Bhutan, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, El Salvador, Germany, India, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Mexico, Montenegro, Morocco, Nepal, Panama, Philippines, Serbia , Seychelles, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Tunisia, and Uruguay with an official passport for a maximum stay of 90 days.
j) Nationals of Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Ecuador, Lao People \ 's Dem. Rep., Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Singapore and Viet Nam with an official passport for a maximum stay of 30 days.
k) Nationals of Albania, Austria, Belgium, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czechia, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Panama, Peru, Poland, Romania, Russian Fed., Slovakia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey and Ukraine with a service passport for a maximum stay of 90 days.
l) Nationals of China (People \ 's Rep.), Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Mozambique and Oman with a service passport for a maximum stay of 30 days.
3. Passengers entering or transiting through Thailand must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT-PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The certificate must be in English.
- This does not apply to the nationals of Thailand.
4. Passengers entering or transiting through Thailand must have insurance to cover medical expenses in Thailand with a coverage cost of at least USD 100,000.
- This does not apply to the nationals of Thailand.
5. Passengers entering or transiting through Thailand must have a Fit to Fly health certificate issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The certificate must be in English.
6. Passengers entering Thailand must:
- have a Certificate of Entry (COE) issued by Royal Thai Embassy, ​​and
- Download the ThailandPlus App and register by using COE number and reference code.
7. Suspension of visa on arrival facilities.
8. Suspension of visa exemption for nationals of Cambodia and Myanmar with a normal passport.
9. Passengers are subject to medical screening.
10. Passengers are subject to quarantine at their own expense. They must have a confirmed hotel reservation.
- This does not apply to the nationals of Thailand.
11. Nationals of Thailand are subject to quarantine.
12. Airline crew are subject to self-isolation until their next flight.
13. Airline crew staying overnight must have a guarantee letter from the airline or a health insurance certificate with a coverage cost of at least USD 100,000.


Copyright © 2020 IATA Inc, Canada. All rights reserved.

More information on travel documents (passport, visa, etc.) can be found here


 


 

Last update: 22 March 2021

All travelers to Thailand are required to carefully inform themselves about necessary travel documentation. An explanation of the entry process into Thailand can be found under the following link.
Further details can be found on the homepage of the Thai Embassies
(Links to Thai Embassy in Austria :)
· Thai nationals
· Non-Thai nationals


Link to Thai Embassy in Germany

In short, please note that beside a valid passport, travelers must obtain in advance the following:

• visa (if necessary)
• Certificate of entry issued by the Royal Thai Embassy
• negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued within 72 hours before departure (language: English or Thai only)
• install AoT App on mobile device (Apple App Store and Google Play)

• T8 Form (Downlowd T8 Form here)

• Proof of personal health insurance, covering cost of at least USD 100,000 (language: English or Thai only)


 

 

Note: Exceptions exist for Thai nationals. Details are mentioned under respective above links.

If needed you can download
• the T8 form - please find the link for download here.


 

 

Important information for travelers transiting through Bangkok to an international flight:


The following documents are mandatory to transit through Bangkok to an international flight, in addition to the destination country’s requirements:

a medical certificate with a negative COVID PCR test, taken within 72 hours before departure
proof of insurance to cover medical expenses in Thailand with a coverage cost of at least USD 100,000
a Fit-to-Fly Health Certificate, issued within 72 hours before departure. The certificate must be in English - only necessary for arrivals in Thailand until March 31, 2021.

Important note:

please ensure that you carefully read and comply with both sections of Entry Regulations:

1. Important Information from THAI (above)

2. General Travel Regulations (below)


The airlines are required to verify and refuse transportation if passengers do not fulfill the travel regulations.


 

 

General Travel Regulations (source: IATA)

Lufthansa displays this information provided by IATA only as a courtesy and accepts no responsibility for this third-party information.

1. Passengers and airline crew are not allowed to enter and transit until 31 March 2021.
- This does not apply to:
- nationals and residents of Thailand;
- passengers who are spouses, parents or children of a national of Thailand;
- airline crew with a return scheduled flight;
- passengers who are visa exempt;
- passengers with a visa issued by Thailand;
- nationals of Australia, China (People \ 's Rep.), Japan, Korea (Rep.), Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore and Viet Nam with an APEC Business Travel Card arriving from the country that issued the APEC Business Travel Card;
- passengers with a Chinese Taipei (on the cover: Republic of China Taiwan) passport with an APEC Business Travel Card arriving from the country that issued the APEC Business Travel Card;
- residents of Hong Kong (SAR China) with an APEC Business Travel Card arriving from Hong Kong (SAR China);
- students;
- passengers transiting through Bangkok (BKK).
2. The following visa exemptions apply:
a) Nationals of Andorra, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea ( Rep.), Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, USA, Vietnam with a normal passport traveling as tourists for a maximum stay of 45 days.
b) Passengers with a Hong Kong (SAR China) passport for a maximum stay of 45 days.
c) Passengers with a Macao (SAR China) passport for a maximum stay of 30 days.
d) Passengers with a British passport with nationality "British Citizen for a maximum stay of 45 days.
e) Nationals of Lao People \ 's Dem. Rep., Mongolia and Russian Fed. for a maximum stay of 30 days.
f) Nationals of Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Peru with a normal passport for a maximum stay of 90 days.
g) Nationals of Albania, Argentina, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bhutan, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czechia, El Salvador, Estonia, France, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Mexico, Montenegro, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russian Fed., Serbia, Seychelles, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine and Uruguay with a diplomatic passport for a maximum stay of 90 days.
h) Nationals of Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China (People \ 's Rep.), Ecuador, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Lao People \' s Dem. Rep., Malaysia, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Oman, Pakistan, Singapore and Viet Nam with a diplomatic passport for a maximum stay of 30 days.
i) Nationals of Argentina, Belarus, Bhutan, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, El Salvador, Germany, India, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Kosovo (Rep.), Mexico, Montenegro, Morocco, Nepal, Panama, Philippines, Serbia , Seychelles, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Tunisia, and Uruguay with an official passport for a maximum stay of 90 days.
j) Nationals of Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Ecuador, Lao People \ 's Dem. Rep., Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Singapore and Viet Nam with an official passport for a maximum stay of 30 days.
k) Nationals of Albania, Austria, Belgium, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czechia, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Panama, Peru, Poland, Romania, Russian Fed., Slovakia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey and Ukraine with a service passport for a maximum stay of 90 days.
l) Nationals of China (People \ 's Rep.), Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Mozambique and Oman with a service passport for a maximum stay of 30 days.
3. Passengers entering or transiting through Thailand must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) RT-PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The certificate must be in English.
- This does not apply to the nationals of Thailand.
4. Passengers entering or transiting through Thailand must have insurance to cover medical expenses in Thailand with a coverage cost of at least USD 100,000.
- This does not apply to nationals of Thailand.
5. Passengers entering or transiting through Thailand must have a Fit to Fly health certificate issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The certificate must be in English.
6. Passengers entering Thailand must:
- have a Certificate of Entry (COE) issued by Royal Thai Embassy, ​​and
- Download the ThailandPlus App and register by using COE number and reference code.
7. Suspension of visa on arrival facilities.
8. Suspension of visa exemption for nationals of Cambodia and Myanmar with a normal passport.
9. Passengers are subject to medical screening.
10. Passengers are subject to quarantine at their own expense. They must have a confirmed hotel reservation.
- This does not apply to the nationals of Thailand.
11. Nationals of Thailand are subject to quarantine.
12. Airline crew are subject to self-isolation until their next flight.
13. Airline crew staying overnight must have a guarantee letter from the airline or a health insurance certificate with a coverage cost of at least USD 100,000.
Copyright © 2020 IATA Inc, Canada. All rights reserved.
 
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