To facilitate the process for travellers entering Thailand, tourism officials have launched a website as a one-stop-shop to make arrangements to travel to Thailand including booking a quarantine hotel, purchasing insurance and obtaining permission to
The "Entry Thailand" website set up by the Tourism Authority of Thailand outlines 6 steps for international visitors planning to travel to Thailand including registering for a Certificate of Entry, booking a flight, arranging
quarantine, purchasing the required Covid-19 insurance, checking on the status of the Certificate of Entry and requirements upon entering the country.
The quarantine period is 7 days for fully vaccinated visitors, 10 days for visitors from most
countries but 14 days from African countries. Steps for entering Thailand:
Step 1: Register for the Certificate of Entry, or COE. Pre-approval can take around 3 days. Step 2: Book a flight on a repatriation flight or
semi-commercial flight. Tickets must be purchased no more than 15 days after the COE is pre-approved.
Step 3: Arrange a stay at an Alternative State Quarantine (ASQ) hotel and submit the booking confirmation no more than 15 days after the COE
is pre-approved. Step 4: Purchase Covid-19 health insurance policy no more than 15 days after the COE is pre-approved. Submit proof of purchase. If the insurance policy is booked through "Entry Thailand," the system will
automatically report the booking status.
Step 5: Check the COE status and prepare additional documents before travelling. Step 6: Prepare documents required upon entering Thailand. Download the "Thailand Plus Application"
and complete the Thailand Health Declaration, or T.8 Form.