Tourist

Overview

This visa permits the applicant to visit Thailand for a holiday or recreation or to visit family and / or Friends for a stay.

Visa fees and Logistic fees

Visa Category  Fee  Validity of Visa Validity of Stay
Tourist Visa
(Single entry)
INR 2,500 3 Months Permitted to stay for a period not exceeding 60 Days.
Tourist visa
(Multiple entry)
INR 12,000 6 Months Permitted to stay for a period not exceeding 60 Days in each entry
  • Applications will be accepted with the revised Visa Fee as per the effective date mentioned below.

    S.N LOCATION EFFECTIVE DATE
    1 Chennai 15 May 2018
    2 Bangalore 15 May 2018
    3 Hyderabad 15 May 2018
    4 Cochin 14 May 2018
  • With effect from 23 February 2018, VISA FEE for all categories will be accepted only in CASH mode.
  • Visa fee listed above are per applicant.

VFS SERVICE CHARGES / OPTIONAL CHARGES

Service Charges: - South India

  • Applicant applying in Chennai, Bangalore, Cochin and Hyderabad needs to pay the below service charges in addition to the Visa Fees (including GST tax @18%)
Group Size Service Charge
01 - 10 Rupees 315 per application including all the taxes.
11 and Above Rupees 235 per application including all the taxes.
Cash Handling Charges
(w.e.f 01/12/2017, only for tourist single entry)
Rupees 30 per application including all the taxes.

Kindly Note: -

  • All the charges are non refundable, even if the application is refused or withdrawn.
  • Applicants are requested to collect appropriate receipts for all the payments.
  • “With effect from 31 July 2018, Tourist & Transit applications accepted between 8:00 and 11:00 hours at the Chennai Visa Application Centre will be submitted to the Royal Thai Consulate-Chennai for assessment on the same day. The processed applications will be returned to VFS most likely the next working day and be available for collection”
  • “With effect from 28 July 2018, Chennai Thailand Visa Application Centre will be open for application submission on all Saturday’s between 9:00 to 11:00”

Optional Service Charges: -

The below are the additional services offered in the Thailand Visa Application Center at the below locations: -

South India (Chennai, Bangalore, Cochin and Hyderabad )

Service  Benefits  Amount (Per Application)
Courier Passport delivery at your home / office address Rs. 215 /- per passport (Inclusive of all the taxes)
Photocopy Photocopy of documents (At selected locations) Rs. 5/- (Inclusive of all the taxes)
Photo booth Passport size color photograph available as per the embassy specification (At selected locations) 4 color passport size photographs in just Rs. 105/- (Inclusive of all the taxes)
SMS Automated application status alert Rs.80/- (Inclusive of all the taxes) per application
Form Filling Application completion with Expertise Rs.100/- (Inclusive of all the taxes) per application

Kindly Note: -

  • All fees and charges are non refundable, even if the application is refused or withdrawn.
  • The above service offering are optional
  • The fees mentioned includes 18% GST tax

Applicants are requested to collect appropriate receipts while opting for these services

Documents Required

Tourist Visa applications
Tourist Multiple Entry Visa

Please be informed that Nepal passport holders should provide NOC from the Nepal Embassy for applying Thailand Visa.

To Download a Form:

  1. Click on the form link
  2. When the form opens, save the form on your computer.

OR

  1. Press the right button on your mouse on the required link.
  2. Select Save Target As from the list
  3. Save the form on your computer.

Please Note:

  1. The documents to be submitted are mentioned in the checklist.
  2. All the documents are essential to support your application, however the mandatory documents are marked with the asterisk symbol (*).
  3. The checklist needs to be filled for each application and submitted along with the visa application form.
  4. The application form will not be accepted without the relevant check list.

Photo Specifications

No. of Photos
Size
Transit Visa
2
3.5 x 4.5 cm
Tourist Visa
2

3.5 x 4.5 cm
Non-Immigrant Visa
2

3.5 x 4.5 cm
  • Two recent (not older than 3 months) color photographs taken against a white (clothes color should be different from background) so that your features are clearly distinguishable.

    A person who always wears white for religious purpose, the photographs can be taken against a light blue background.

    The Royal Thai Consulate General has full right to ask applicant to change the photo due to the followings…

    • Photo which applicant’s face and eyes are not in direct position to the camera:
    • Photo with background color different from the above mentioned.
    • Photo which is obviously cut or crop from other photo.
  • The photographs should be clear and of good quality, and should be printed on normal photographic paper. Please note that we will be unable to accept photographs that do not meet these specifications.

    • Photo which the border between applicant’s body and background is unclear no matter what reason (scanning, printer, etc.
    • Photo which is printed by printer which generates dots or lines on the paper and make photo bad quality.
  • Your full face should be visible. The photograph should be taken without sunglasses and without a hat or any other head covering, unless you wear such an item because of your religious beliefs or ethnic background.

Kindly Note: - The Royal Thai Consulate General have full right to ask applicant to change photo if the above specifications not met.

Processing Time

Chennai

Indian residents and foreign nationals applying for Transit, Tourist and Non-Immigrant Visas can submit their applications at the VFS Thailand Visa Application Centre.

Thailand Visa Application Centre
Fagun Towers, Second floor,
No 74, Ethiraj salai,
Egmore,
Chennai - 600008

Counter Timings:

Applicants – 0800 – 1200 hrs & 1300 – 1500 hrs (Monday to Friday)

Travel Agents – 0800 – 1200 hrs (Monday to Friday)

Processing Time – 3 to 5 working days

SATURDAY: 09:00 Hrs to 11:00 Hrs

Note

  • If there is any further verification required on the submitted documents there will be a further delay in the above mentioned processing time.
  • The travel date should be minimum five working days from the date of submission at Thailand visa application centre.
  • “With effect from 31 July 2018, Tourist & Transit applications accepted between 8:00 and 11:00 hours at the Chennai Visa Application Centre will be submitted to the Royal Thai Consulate-Chennai for assessment on the same day. The processed applications will be returned to VFS most likely the next working day and be available for collection”
  • “With effect from 28 July 2018, Chennai Thailand Visa Application Centre will be open for application submission on all Saturday’s between 9:00 to 11:00”

COLLECTION TIMINGS: - Monday to Friday 08:00 hrs. to 12:00 hrs. –13:00 hrs. to 15:00 hrs.
WEEKLY OFF: - SATURDAY & SUNDAY

For more Information:

Call on Helpline No.:- 022-67866003, between 08:00 to 17:00, Monday-Friday except Holidays.

Email: - Infothai.southin@vfshelpline.com

Bangalore

Indian residents and foreign nationals applying for Transit, Tourist and Non-Immigrant Visas can submit their applications at the VFS Thailand Visa Application Centre.

Thailand Visa Application Centre  
Global Tech Park No: 11, 1st Floor, O Shaughnessy Rd
Langford Town, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560025
Landmark: Hockey Stadium

Counter Timings:

Applicants – 0800 – 1200 hrs & 1300 – 1500 hrs (Monday to Friday)

Processing Time – 5 to 7 working days

Note

  • If there is any further verification required on the submitted documents there will be a further delay in the above mentioned processing time.
  • The travel date should be minimum seven working days from the date of submission at Thailand visa application centre.

COLLECTION TIMINGS: - Monday to Friday 08:00 hrs. to 12:00 hrs. –13:00 hrs. to 15:00 hrs.
WEEKLY OFF: - SATURDAY & SUNDAY

For more Information:

Call on Helpline No.:- 022-67866003, between 08:00 to 17:00, Monday-Friday except Holidays.

Email: - Infothai.southin@vfshelpline.com

Hyderabad

Indian residents and foreign nationals applying for Transit, Tourist and Non-Immigrant Visas can submit their applications at the VFS Thailand Visa Application Centre.

Thailand Visa Application Centre
Shop No 203, Mekins Maheshwari Mayank Plaza,
Greenlands, Ameerpet,
Hyderabad 500016

Counter Timings:

Applicants – 0800 – 1200 hrs & 1300 – 1500 hrs (Monday to Friday)

Processing Time – 5 to 7 working days

Note

  • If there is any further verification required on the submitted documents there will be a further delay in the above mentioned processing time.
  • The travel date should be minimum seven working days from the date of submission at Thailand visa application centre.

COLLECTION TIMINGS: - Monday to Friday 08:00 hrs. to 12:00 hrs. –13:00 hrs. to 15:00 hrs.
WEEKLY OFF: - SATURDAY & SUNDAY

For more Information:

Call on Helpline No.:- 022-67866003, between 08:00 to 17:00, Monday-Friday except Holidays.

Email: - Infothai.southin@vfshelpline.com

Kindly Note: - The time frames indicated above will apply in most cases, some applications may take longer to process than others.

Cochin

Indian residents and foreign nationals applying for Transit, Tourist and Non-Immigrant Visas can submit their applications at the VFS Thailand Visa Application Centre.

Thailand Visa Application Centre
S & T Arcade
Kurisupally Raod,
Ravipuram,
Cochin,
Kerala – 682015

Counter Timings:

Applicants – 0800 – 1200 hrs & 1300 – 1500 hrs (Monday to Friday)

Processing Time – 5 to 7 working days

Note

  • If there is any further verification required on the submitted documents there will be a further delay in the above mentioned processing time.
  • The travel date should be minimum seven working days from the date of submission at Thailand visa application centre.

COLLECTION TIMINGS: - Monday to Friday 08:00 hrs. to 12:00 hrs. –13:00 hrs. to 15:00 hrs.
WEEKLY OFF: - SATURDAY & SUNDAY

For more Information:

Call on Helpline No.:- 022-67866003, between 08:00 to 17:00, Monday-Friday except Holidays.

Email: - Infothai.southin@vfshelpline.com

Kindly Note: - The time frames indicated above will apply in most cases, some applications may take longer to process than others.

Download Forms

South India

Please check the list of requisite documents before submitting your application. The guidelines listed on this site will help you prepare your documents as accurately as possible. This will minimize chances of rejection of your Visa Application due to incorrect or inadequate documents.

Thailand Visa Application Form for Chennai, Bangalore, Cochin & Hyderabad

Download the Thailand Visa Application form