90-day Non-Immigrant Visa
90-Day Non-Immigrant Visa to Thailand is issued to foreigners who wish to enter Thailand for study, business, investment, retirement and other purposes. This type of visa is valid for 90 days from the date of issue and allows the visa holder to stay in Thailand for a maximum of 90 days with the ability to extend their stay for 7 days and to obtain the extension of stay.
Applicants for 90-Day Non-Immigrant Visa to Thailand are the citizens and permanent residents of the countries listed below:
- EU countries
- Schengen countries
- United Kingdom
- United States
- Other countries (depending on the purpose of visit)
Applicants for 90-Day Non-Immigrant Visa to Thailand must demonstrate that they are neither a public or security threat to the Thai government. Further, the applicants must be physically present in the country where they lodge their visa application. The general requirements for this type of visa are as follows:
- A passport with at least six-month validity from the date of your intended arrival in Thailand
- An invitation or confirmation letter to clarify the purpose of travel issued by the concerned organization.
- Embassy Fee
- Additional supporting document requested by the Royal Thai Embassy or consulate
- Proof of financial funds and travel itinerary
The visa applicants are advised to apply for their visa either by mail or in person at the Royal Thai Embassy or Consulate.
90-Day Non-Immigrant Visa to Thailand allows the visa holder to convert their existing visa to a one year extension of stay (i.e. work visa, marriage visa, retirement etc). Some non-immigrant visas can be obtained within Thailand given that you have already met the requirement for non-immigrant visa extension of stay
Visa Application Process
|Prepare the necessary documents provided to the visa applicants by the person or the organization who responsible for inviting the visa applicant to Thailand.|
|Submit the required documents to the Thai embassy or consulate by mail or in person.|
|Pay the embassy or consular fees in cash, with cashier’s check, or by credit card.|
|Wait for the visa to get approved. The visa processing time usually takes 5 to 10 business days depending on the Thai embassy or consulate that you visit.||