Tourist Visa

Thai Nationals
Documents Required

  • Completed Visa Application Form
  • 2 recent colour photographs – 3.5 cm x 3.5 cm
  • Two Photocopies of passport
  • Copy of return flight ticket
  • Copy  of hotel booking
  • Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) may submit proof of Indian origin for long term visa.

Processing Time

  • Three working days.

Special privilege to Buddhist monks/nuns holding Thai Passports:
Gratis (Free) Visa is granted to Buddhist monks/nuns intending to visit India for pilgrimage

Non-Thai Nationals
 Documents Required:

  • Completed Visa Application Form
  • 2 recent colour photographs – 3.5 cm x 3.5 cm
  • Two Photocopies of passport, to include current Thai visa page
  • Reference form.
  • Copy of return flight ticket
  • Copy of hotel booking
  • Gap of two months is mandatory between two consecutive visits for nationals of Afghanistan, China, Iran, Iraq, Sudan, Pakistan, Bangladesh, foreigners of Bangladesh and Pakistan origin only.

Processing Time    

  • For Non-Thai nationals visa is issued on the 6th working day.

#Some individual cases may require around 6-8 weeks time for processing.


The Embassy of India reserves the right to refuse visa without assigning reasons and without refund of fee.



Tourist VisaFees in Thai Baht
Upto 6 months1700
Upto 1 year2700
Upto 5 year  (for Indian origin persons)5400
Singapore nationals1100
USA nationals : Additional fees on visa application1000
UK nationals upto 6 months4000


Note for all categories other than Buddhist monks

– Embassy Service charge Baht 70 per applicant.
– IVS service charge Baht 15 per applicant.

Tourist Visa on Arrival Scheme

A “Tourist Visa-on-Arrival (TVOA)” Scheme is available to tourists that are nationals of Cambodia, Vietnam, Philippines, Laos, Myanmar, Indonesia, Finland, Japan, Luxembourg, New Zealand and Singapore.

Tourist Visa on arrival shall be granted by the Immigration Officers at Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata airports and shall be valid for a maximum of 30 days with single entry facility.

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