Transit Visa

This type of visa is issued to applicants who wish to enter the Kingdom for the following purposes :

• To travel in transit through the Kingdom in order to proceed to the country of destination or to re-enter his/her own country (category "TS")
• To participate in sports activities (category “S”)
• Note: Those who are scheduled to stay in the Kingdom longer than 1 month, Non-Immigrant Visa category “O” can be issued to them
• The person in charge or crew of a conveyance coming to a port, station or area in the Kingdom (category “C”)

Required Documents

• Passport or travel document with validity not less than 6 months
• Visa application form completely filled out
• Recent (4x6 cm.) photograph of the applicant
• Evidence of traveling from Thailand (confirmed air ticket paid in full)
• Evidence of adequate finance (10,000 Baht per person and 20,000 Baht per family)
• Letter of invitation stating the application's participation in sports activities in the Kingdom
• Visa of a third country in a passport or travel document
• NOTE: Consular officers reserve the rights to request additional documents as deemed necessary

Validity of Visa

The validity of a visa is three months (single entry), or 6 months validity (double entries)

Period of Stay

Travellers coming to Thailand with this type of visa will be permitted to stay in the Kingdom for a period not exceeding 30 days.

Extension of Stay

Those who wish to extend their visa must file an application for permission at the Office of Immigration Bureau located on Government Center B, Chaengwattana Soi 7, Laksi, Bangkok 10210, Tel 0-2141-9889 (Please visit their website). The extension of stay as well as the change of certain type of visa is solely at the discretion of the Immigration officer
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