This type of visa is issued to applicants who wish to enter the Kingdom for tourism purposes.
Employment in Thailand is prohibited
Visa processing fee
Non-refundable Visa fees of INR 2,500/- for single entry
The validity of a visa is 3 months (single entry)
Period of stay
Upon arrival, travelers with this type of visa will be permitted to stay in Thailand for a period of not exceeding 60 days.
1. Travel Documents
1.1 Passport or travel document with validity not less than 6 months with two blank pages. Two signed copies of front and last page of passport.
1.2 One visa application form completely filled in and signed by applicant.
1.3 Two colour photographs of the applicant with the specification 3.5 x 4.5 cm. not older than 3 months with white background, face and eyes are in direct position to the camera, without sunglasses or hat any other head covering, except for some religious beliefs or ethnic background.
1.4 Evidence of residence in India (non-Indian passport holder).
1.5 Evidence of travel: A photocopy of confirmed return ticket from the airline.
1.6 Itinerary during stay in Thailand.
2.1 Proof of hotel/accommodation reservation in Thailand from the hotel/accommodation with contact number and address which should include applicant's name.
2.2 If intend to stay with Thai relatives or Thai friends, must provide invitation letter along with a copy of their Thai ID proof and accommodation/rental proof. In case they are not Thai, must provide their copies of visa and work permit, valid at least six months along with a copy of passport and accommodation/rental proof.
2.3 If travel in group, must provide a cover letter stating all names with passport numbers, plan of travel, and place(s) to stay.
3.1 For Individual tourist:
3.1.1 Applicant’s Bank statement of six months (must be original or attested by the bank) with equivalent minimum current balance to USD 700 per person or USD 1400 per family.
3.1.2 In case the current bank balance is less than 700 USD, a cover letter, typed and signed by the family member who sponsors the trip, and whose name is on the above bank statement along with signed photocopy of passport or ID card of the sponsor (in case of submitting the financial proof of the applicant’s sponsorship by a family member) and proof of the relationship (government issued) with MEA attestation.
3.2 For Incentive Group:
3.2.1 Cover letter from both company and travel agency (typed with letter head) stating all names with passport numbers and its place of issue along with plan of travel and place(s) to stay for the incentive group, as well as stating the financial guarantee for USD 700 per person for each individual traveler in the group.
4. Tourist Visa (Medical Treatment)
3.2.2 Company’s bank statement attested by the bank and a photocopy of company’s business registration attested by the Company.
4.1 Same requirements as above i.e. from point 1 to 3.
5. Additional information (the below documents are supplementary, While No. 1-3 are mandatory)
4.2 Medical report from local hospital requesting treatment in Thailand.
4.3 Acceptance letter from Thailand’s hospital for treatment of applicant.
4.4 Applicant's bank statement of six months (must be original and attested by the bank) with consistent balance of at least USD 700 per person or USD 1400 per family.
4.5 In case the current bank balance is less than 700 USD, a cover letter, typed and signed by a family member who sponsors the trip, and whose name is on the above bank statement along with signed photocopy of passport of the sponsor (in case of submitting the financial proof of the applicant’s sponsorship by a family member) and proof of the relationship (government issued) with MEA attestation.
5.1 Evidence of occupation and of the monthly income. Such as: Income Tax Returns, Pay slips, letter from employer certifying employment, Employee ID, Student ID, Business license.
1. Visa processing time at the Consulate is 3 business days for submission at centers in Chennai and 4 working days for centers outside of Chennai (not including submission date); the submission of additional documents takes another 2 working days. Incomplete information will cause application delays.
2. Visa fee is non-refundable, please check your information before submitting the documents.
3. The Royal Thai Consulate-General reserves the right to request additional documents as deemed necessary, the right to request interviews with applicants and the right to reject any application without having to provide the reason.
4. Photo specification
: Need recent and clear photograph as per point no. 1.3