VST-Visa Rules

Visa for US Nationalities

THAI ONE YEAR MULTIPLE ENTRY NON IMMIGRANT VISA FOR US NATIONALITIES

  • Able to leave and return to Thailand many times you require with multiple entries permit within one year period
  • Able to apply for a Thailand Work Permit whilst you are in Thailand
  • Able to open a Thai Bank Account (saving/fixed account)
  • Able to convert to a One Year uninterrupted stay in Thailand
  • Able to receive the special 3 months visa after staying for 12 months

THAI TOURIST VISA FOR US NATIONALITIES

  • Able to consecutively stay in Thailand for 60 days.
  • Able to extend for additional 30 days at the Thai immigration office (immigration fee 1,900 THB)
  • Able to receive this visa in the type of single, double or triple entries
  • Able to convert to a Non Immigrant Visa inside Thailand (must remain at least 21 days before expiration)
  • Able to open a Thai Bank Account (saving/fixed account)

THAI TRANSIT VISA FOR US NATIONALITIES

  • Allow you to travel in transit through the Kingdom in order to proceed to the country of destination or to re-enter your own country (category “TS”)
  • Allow you to participate in sports activities *(sportsmen, sportswomen, etc.) (Category “S”) *Those who are scheduled to stay in the Kingdom longer than 1 month, Tourist Visa/Non-Immigrant Visa category “O” will be a proper type.
  • Allow you in charge or crew of a conveyance coming to a port, station or area in the Kingdom (Category “C”)

THAI 90 DAYS NON IMMIGRANT VISA FOR US NATIONALITIES

You can usually obtain this visa for various purposes such as: business/work, visit/stay with the family, receive a treatment, study, stay after retirement etc.

  • Able to continuously stay in Thailand for 90 days (single entry)
  • Able to receive for additional days (7-15 days) in the case of necessity
  • Able to do a re entry permit at the Thai Immigration (in the case of needing to leave Thailand before the visa expires)
  • Able to extend to a One Year Visa inside Thailand (must remain at least one month before expiration)
  • Able to open a Thai Bank account (saving/fixed account)

THAI RETIREMENT VISA FOR US NATIONALITIES

  • Able to stay in Thailand without having to make a visa run every 90 days at the border (just report your stay every 90 days at the nearest immigration office)
  • Able to renew the visa inside Thailand without needing to leave the country
  • Able to support your foreign spouse / parents / children in the case of accompanying you to stay in Thailand.
  • Able to be a director of your own business (even though you would not be able to apply for a work permit.)
  • Able to apply for a *permanent residence status (after staying consecutively for 3 years in Thailand with this visa type)
  • And of course, able to open a Thai Bank account (saving/fixed account)
    *Must also meet the immigration’s conditions.

THAI MARRIAGE VISA FOR US NATIONALITIES

  • Able to stay in Thailand without having to make a visa run every 90 days at the border (just report your stay every 90 days at the nearest immigration office)
  • Able to renew the visa inside Thailand without needing to leave the country
  • Able to apply for a Thailand work permit whilst you are in Thailand
  • Able to apply for a *permanent residence status (after staying consecutively for 3 years in Thailand with this visa type)
  • And of course, able to open a Thai Bank account (saving/fixed account)
    *Must also meet the immigration’s conditions.

THAI EDUCATION VISA FOR US NATIONALITIES

  • Able to stay in Thailand without having to make a visa run every 90 days at the border (just report your stay every 90 days at the nearest immigration office)
  • Able to renew the visa inside Thailand without needing to leave the country
  • Able to support foreign parents in obtaining a non immigrant visa inside Thailand
  • Able to open a Thai bank account (saving/fixed account)
    *No limitation of age qualification of an applicant (Adult, youth and child are able to apply for this type of visa.)

THAI BUSINESS VISA FOR US NATIONALITIES

  • Able to leave and return to Thailand many times you require with multiple entries permit within one year period
  • Able to apply for a Thailand Work Permit whilst you are in Thailand
  • Able to open a Thai Bank Account (saving/fixed account)
  • Able to receive the special 3 months visa after staying 12 months
  • Able to support a family member in receiving a non immigrant visa
  • Able to apply for a *permanent residence visa (after staying consecutively for 3 years in Thailand with this visa type)
    *Must also meet the immigration’s conditions.