Do you need a visa on arrival when you travel to Thailand on a cruise ship? Great question.
Nationals of over 60 countries do not need a visa to enter Thailand. You will simply need your passport and proof of travel. We offer a pre-registration form for those flying into certain airports.
Let’s answer your questions about entering Thailand while on a cruise.
Frequently Asked Questions and Answers about Thailand Visa
Do I need a Visa on Arrival?
It depends on your which country you live in. According to the Immigration Bureau of Thailand, citizens of the following countries must be ready to get a Visa on Arrival when the cruise ship docks in-port:
Click on the country to get your pre-registration form now!
- Czech Republic
- Papua New Guinea
- Saudi Arabia
If your country is not listed, most likely, you do not need a visa to enter Thailand by cruise ship. If you are not sure, click on the chat bubble in the lower right-hand corner of your screen and chat with a live agent 24/7.
How long is my Thailand Visa on Arrival valid for?
Your Visa on Arrival for Thailand expires in valid for 15 days after issued from date of arrival.
How many days can I stay in Thailand with a Visa on Arrival?
The maximum stay for a VOA to Thailand is 15 days Per Entry.
How do I actually get my Visa on Arrival?
Once you apply for your pre-registration form, you will receive it via email. Bring this with you when you check into Thailand.
How much is a Visa on Arrival?
For the pre-registration form, we have three rates and processing times for you to choose from.
- Standard Processing - You will receive your pre-registration form within 24 hours. The cost will be USD 0.00.
- Rush Processing - You will receive your pre-registration form within 6 hours. The cost will be USD 0.00.
- Super Rush Processing - You will receive your pre-registration form within 30 minutes. The cost will be USD 0.00.
Once you arrive at the port of entry with your pre-registration form, you will have to pay 2,000 TBH for stamping for your Visa on Arrival.
Click here for further information on our pre-registration services.