Temporary Tourist Visa Fee Exemption Scheme and Temporary Visa on Arrival (VoA) Fee Reduction Scheme

By the order of the Ministry of Interior dated 30 November B.E. 2559 (2016), starting from 1 December 2016 to 28 February 2017, Thailand will launch a temporary Tourist Visa fee exemption scheme and a temporary Visa on Arrival (VoA) fee reduction scheme. Details are as follows:

  1. During the aforementioned period, applicants applying for Tourist Visa (single entry) to Thailand will be exempted from visa fee.
  2. During the aforementioned period, Visa on Arrival (VoA) fee, for tourists of the nationalities which are entitled to apply for VoA at designated immigration checkpoints, will be decreased from 2,000 Thai Baht to 1,000 Thai Baht.