Summary of Countries and Territories entitled for Visa Exemption and Visa on Arrival on Thailand

Summary (As of 10 February 2016)

Revision of the Visa Exemption Scheme Regulation

In compliance with the new visa exemption regulation issued by the Ministry of Interior dated 26 May 2016, nationals entitled to a 30- days visa exemption (as indicated in the list below) are eligible to enter Thailand wihtout visa through land border checkpoint only twice a calendar year

The implementation of this regulation will start from 31 December 2016. The limitation from this regulation does not apply to Malaysian nationals.

Nationals of the following countries/territory entitled to a 30- days visa Exemption: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bahrain, Brunei, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Monaco, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, The Philippones, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and United States of America. 

Department of Consular Affairs, December 2016