The Thai government has lifted its remaining COVID-19 entry requirements.

Key Points:

  • As of Oct. 1, individuals traveling to Thailand no longer have to:
    • Obtain a Thailand Pass.
    • Have proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test if they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
    • Take COVID-19 tests upon or after arrival.
    • Purchase COVID-19 health insurance.
  • Travelers who are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and do not have proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken before departure must follow public health measure as communicated by Thai authorities upon arrival.

Additional Information: As of Oct. 1, visa-exempt travelers can stay in Thailand for 45 days instead of 30 days. Visa on Arrival (VOA) travelers can stay in Thailand for 30 day instead of 15 days.

BAL Analysis: The response to the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop, and BAL will provide additional updates as information becomes available.

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