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วีซ่า | Visa

28 Aug 2019

Information for non-Thai nationals planning to visit Thailand (during COVID-19 pandemic) click


Important Notice

Opening hours for the public due to the covid -19 pandemic in Hungary.
1.Consular services:
Every working day: 10.00-15.30 hrs. (except official holidays) with prior appointments only at consular@thaiembassy.hu or tel. +36 1 438-4020 and +36307167150
2.Visa Service:
Every working day: 10.00-15.30 hrs. (except official holidays) with prior appointments only at vizum@thaiembassy.hu or tel. +36 1 438-4020 (ext. 26)


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Visa Information and Consular Affairs

Application for Visas for Thailand

Basic requirements for Hungarian citizens:

- passport valid at least 6 months after the expected date of entry into Thailand

- one filled-in application form per person, including accompanying child(ren)

- two passport-sized photos per person

- visa fee (Please refer to "Payment of Visa Fees" section for payment method)


Type of Visas and Application Fees


Holder of transit visa will be allowed to stay in Thailand for 30 days without extension. Applicant is not permitted to engage in any occupation or employment. A confirmed ticket for onward destination must be shown to the officer at the port of entry.
Application fee: 30 euro per entry
Basic requirements for Hungarian citizens:
- passport valid at least 6 months after the expected date of entry into Thailand
- one filled-in application form per person, including accompanying child(ren)
- two passport-sized photos per person
- visa fee
- Copy of air ticket/ reservation
- For non-Hungarian citizens, 3 months bank statement is required.


Holder of tourist visa will be allowed to stay in Thailand for 60 days. An extension of stay for other 30 days may be granted by the Immigration Bureau in Bangkok. Applicant is not permitted to engage in any occupation or employment.
Application fee: 35 Euro per entry

Basic requirements for Hungarian citizens:

- passport valid at least 6 months after the expected date of entry into Thailand
- one filled-in application form per person, including accompanying child(ren)
- two passport-sized photos per person
- visa fee
- Copy of air ticket/ reservation
- For non-Hungarian citizens with residence permit in Hungary, 3 months bank statement is required.


From 13 November 2015, the Royal Thai Government has put into effect this new visa category. It is available to tourists of all nationalities who have residence permit in Hungary. The visa validity will be 6 months and the passport holder will be allowed to stay in Thailand up to 60 days per visit. The visa fee is 175 euro. The double and triple entry tourist visa will be no longer available.

Basic requirement:

  1. Passport with validity of at least 6 months after the expected date of entry into Thailand

  2. One fillled-in application  form per person, including 2 passport-sized photos per person

  3. Visa fee (175 euro)

  4. Copy of air ticket/ reservation

  5. Copy of accommodation in Thailand

  6. Residence permit

  7. Six months bank statement which has at least 5,500 euro

  8. Proof of employment


Holder of non-immigrant visa will be allowed to stay in Thailand for 90 days without extension. Applicant must submit an official letter from a Thai/Hungarian company specifying purpose of visit.
Application fee: 70 euro per entry, multiple entry visa: 175 euro

The requirements are in accordance with the regulation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Non-Immigrant Visa “B”
Three-Year Non-Immigrant Visa “B”
Non-Immigrant Visa “O-A” (Long Stay)


The issuance of this visa must obtain prior approval from the Immigration Bureau in Thailand.
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The applicant is required to submit the name and address of his/her guarantor or reference in Thailand who will be responsible for the applicant during his/her stay in Thailand. In this respect a health certificate, criminal record, bank/financial statements, and other documents certifying title, function, qualifications, purpose and duration of stay in Thailand are also required. The guarantor or sponsoring firms or organizations in Thailand may also apply such visa directly to the Immigration Division in Bangkok on behalf of the applicant.


1. Transit Visa (per entry) 3 months 30 days 30
2. Tourist Visa      
     - Single entry 3 months 60 days 35
     - Multiple entry 6 months 60 days 175
3. Non-Immigrant Visa      
    - Single entry 3 months 90 days 70
    - Multiple entry 1 year 90 days 175

The information was updated on 8 January 2016. Click here to see the Embassy's announcement on visa fee structure.

Payment of Visa Fees

Only by cash deposit payment to the Embassy's Bank Account prior to submitting visa application. The Embassy does not accept cash payment.

Bank:                                 MKB Bank Zrt.

Bank’s seat/address:          1056 Budapest, Váci u. 38. (Hungary)

Beneficiary:                         Royal Thai Embassy, Budapest

Beneficiary’s address:         1025 Budapest, Verecke út 79. (Hungary)

IBAN:                                   HU57 1030 0002 5011 2201 4882 0017

SWIFT (BIC) code:              MKKB HU HB

Please be advised that the visa fee does not include bank transaction charge, which should be paid additionally to the bank. Visa fees cannot be refunded in any case.                                                                                                                            

Short Transit to Other Destinations

Foreigners, who travel via Thailand to other destinations from the same port of entry, are allowed to transit without a visa. In this regard, the Thai Immigration Division is authorized to instruct the airlines or persons in charge of the transit to ensure that the transit passengers remain in a prescribed area. Should the transit passengers be forced for any reason to remain in the prescribed area for a period longer than expected, the Immigration Division may allow such passengers to do so under guarantees by the airlines or persons in charge of the transit.

Validity of Visa

The visa must be used within 90 days from the date of issuance. Should the applicant be unable to enter Thailand within this period, an extension of 90 days can be granted by the Thai Embassy of Consulate issuing the visa with additional charge of a new fee. The total validity of the visa must not exceed 6 months.

Visa on Arrival and Exemption of Visa

By virtue of the Order of the Minister of Interior of the Kingdom of Thailand No.1/2563 dated 12 March B.E. 2563 (2020), as a measure to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, Thailand will temporarily suspend, from 13 March - 30 September 2020           

Please click here to see Temporary Suspension of Visa on Arrival and Visa on Arrival and Exemption of Visa

Thailand’s Immigration Checkpoints that provide facilities for issuances of visa on arrival:
1. Suvarnabhumi Airport, Samut Prakarn
2. Don Muang International Airport, Bangkok
3. Chiangmai International Airport, Chiangmai
4. Phuket International Airport, Phuket
5. Hatyai International Airport, Songkhla
6. U Tapao Airport, Rayong
7. Mae Sai Immigration Checkpoint, Chiangrai
8. Chieng Saen Immigration Checkpoint, Chiangrai
9. Chieng Khong Immigration Checkpoint, Chiangrai
10. Betong Immigration Checkpoint, Yala
11. Sadoa Immigration Checkpoint, Songkhla
12. Samui Airport, Surat Thani
13. Sukhothai International Airport, Tak Immigration Checkpoint
14. Bangkok Harbour Immigration Checkpoint, Bangkok
15. Sri Racha Immigration Checkpoint, Chonburi
16. Mabtaput Immigration Checkpoint, Rayong
17. Nong Khai Immigration Checkpoint, Nong Khai
18. Samui Immigration Checkpoint, Surat Thani
19. Phuket Immigration Checkpoint, Phuket
20. Satun Immigration Checkpoint, Satun
21. Krabi Immigration Checkpoint, Krabi
22. Songkhla Harbour Immigration Checkpoint, Songkhla
23. Chiangrai Airport Immigration Checkpoint, Chiangrai
24. Surat Thani Airport Immigration Checkpoint, Surat Thani
25. Sattahip Harbour Immigration Checkpoint, Chonburi
26. Khlong Yai Immigration Checkpoint, Trat
27. Pong Nam Ron Immigration Checkpoint, Chanthaburi
28. Aranyaprathet Immigration Checkpoint, Sakaeo
29. Mukdahan Immigration Checkpoint, Mukdahan
30. Tak Immigration Checkpoint, Tak
31. Padang Besar Immigration Checkpoint, Songkhla
32. Su-ngai Kolok Immigration Checkpoint, Narathiwat
33. Nong Khai Immigration Checkpoint, Nong Khai
34. Bueng Kan Immigration Checkpoint, Bueng Kan
35. Phobun Mangsahan Immigration Checkpoint, Udon Ratchathani
36. Tha Li Immigration Checkpoint, Loei
37. Nakhon Phanom Immigration Checkpoint, Nakhon Phanom
38. Nan Immigration Checkpoint, Nan
39. Ban Prakob Immigration Checkpoint, Songkhla
40. Khuan Don Immigration Checkpoint, Satun
41. Tak Bai Immigration Checkpoint, Narathiwat
42. Bukit Tal Immigration Checkpoint, Narathiwat
43. Samut Prakarn Immigration Checkpoint, Kanchanaburi
44. Kanchanaburi Land Border Immigration Checkpoint, Kanchanaburi
45. Hua Hin Airport Immigration Checkpoint, Prochuabkirikan
46. Phu Singh Land Border Immigration Checkpoint, Sisaket
47. Satun Immigration Checkpoint at Koh Lipe Marine Port, Satun
48. Trang Airport, Trang

Diplomatic and Official Passports

Diplomatic  and official visas will be issued to holders of diplomatic or official or service passports free of charge upon request by official letters.
Please click here.

Where and when to apply for visas

1.  Office hour

     - Under the COVID-19 outbreak, VISA service time is  10:00-12:00 hrs. Monday, Wednesday, Friday   

2. Venue to apply for Thai visas in Hungary:

Royal Thai Embassy Budapest
1025 Budapest
Verecke u. 79
Tel: (36/1) 438-4020, 438-4026 Fax: (36/1) 438-4023

3. Venue to apply for Thai visas in Croatia:

Royal Thai Consulate in Zagreb
10000 Zagreb
Gunduliceva 18/IV
Tel: (385/1) 4830-359  Fax: (385/1) 4830-359R

Attention : Foreigners who is carrying the foreign currency  worth more that 20,000 USD have to declare the amount to the custom officer. 



(COE application for Phuket Sandbox will commence on Monday, 28 June 2021; for entry to Thailand from 1 July 2021 onwards)

  1. What is Phuket Sandbox?
    • A tourism-promotion scheme that allows fully vaccinated travellers to enter Phuket, Thailand, without quarantine, subject to conditions below.
  2. Eligible travellers
    • Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19with a vaccine approved by World Health Organization (WHO) or Ministry of Public Health of Thailand no less than 14 days before departure. Travellers must show Certificate of Vaccination issued by a government authority.
      • If the vaccine requires two doses, they must be of the same vaccine. Vaccination by two different vaccines is not accepted together as "fully vaccinated".
      • Certificate of recovery is not accepted. 
    • Children under the age of 18, travelling with parents lawful guardian, are eligible without proof of vaccination.
    • Must come from countries considered as low/medium-risk areasby the Thai Government. At present, travellers from Hungary and Croatia are eligibleTravellers must, however, be in these eligible countries for at least 21 consecutive days
    • Must have health insurance which covers treatment and medical expenses in relation to COVID-19, with a minimum coverage of 100,000 USD.
    • Both non-Thais and Thais are eligible.
  3. Conditions
    • Hotels
      • Must stay at a hotel that meets the "SHA+" standardfor at least 14 nights, unless travellers have proof of return tickets leaving Phuket (to another country) before 14 days. 
      • Confirmation of "SHA+" hotel bookingmust be issued under the SHABA system (SHA Plus Booking Authentication system) or booking under http://entrythailand.go.th/ 
      • Must stay at one hotel for at least the first 7 days, after which hotel can be changed for the next 7 days (within Phuket only). 
      • After 14 days, they may travel to other parts of Thailand. Departure earlier than 14 days is possible only for destination outside of Thailand.
    • Transport
      • Must enter Thailand via Phuket International Airport.
      • From Phuket International Airport, travellers must travel to their SHA+ hotels in pre-booked cars provided by the SHA+ hotels.
    • COVID-19 tests
      • Travellers must present RT-PCR negative test resultissued no more than 72 hours before departure.
      • Upon entry, travellers will have to undergo three COVID-19 tests at different times, at the traveller's own expenses. The first test will be done upon arrival; travellers will be allowed outside of their hotel rooms only upon confirmation of negative result of the first test.
    • Journey-tracing application
      • Travellers must install and usejourney-tracing application as prescribed by the Thai Government throughout the 14 days in Phuket, otherwise they may not be allowed to leave Phuket to other parts of Thailand after 14 days.
  1. How to apply for COE
    • Travellers under "Phuket Sandbox" programme must apply for a Certificate of Entry (COE), like all other travellers, via https://coethailand.mfa.go.th/from 28 June 2021 (for entry to Thailand from 1 July 2021 onwards)
    • COE application for "Phuket Sandbox" programme will commence on 28 June 2021 at 12.00 hrs. (Thailand time).

Further details of the "Phuket Sandbox" programme will be provided once the relevant orders/regulations are published in the Royal Gazette.

Disclaimer: the above information is subject to change without prior notice.