Thailand visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Nigerians visiting Thailand

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Thai Visa.


  • Current passport valid for a minimum of six months from intended date of arrival in Thailand.
  • Previous passports. If it has been stolen, an original police report should be provided.
  • One original application form and three photocopies.
  • Four passport photographs taken within six months, each should be affixed to the application forms.
  • An original Police clearance certificate not older than one year.
  • Drug clearance certificate not older than a year and issued by NDLEA.
  • Proof of civil status (e.g residence permit).
  • Letter of introduction.
  • Reference letter.
  • A recent bank statement (past 12 months).
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Flight return ticket.
  • Receipt of payments.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • Yellow fever vaccination.

Thailand Visa for Nigerians

Facts about Thailand


The tourism industry is a major industry in Thailand. The industry is promoted using the slogans “Amazing Thailand” and “Discover Thailand”. Foreigners in Thailand pick Bangkok as their go-to destination for its historical, natural, and cultural sites in its surroundings. The capital, Bangkok, also has beaches, islands, trekking destinations, minority ethnic groups, and forested mountains all of which combine to act as a magnet for tourists. Thailand is also known to have what is considered by many to be the largest market in the world, the Chatuchak Weekend Market. Foreigners in the country also enjoy taking courses ranging from Thai cooking to Buddhism and Thai massage. Other attractions in the country include archeological sites, museums, palaces, Buddhist temples, and several World Heritage sites.
 
The tourism industry has greatly impacted the Thai economy in recent times by contributing to the country’s GDP and the creation of a lot of jobs for locals. This has only been made possible by the influx of tourists in the country. It is expected that the outstanding performance of the tourism industry will continue for years to come.
 
Foreigners visiting Thailand with back-to-back visas are assumed to be doing illegal activities in Thailand and are likely to be questioned.
 
Citizens of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Peru, and South Korea do not require a visa to visit Thailand for stays of no more than 90 days. Citizens of Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Russia, Spain, South Korea, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and the United States do not require a visa for stays up to 30 days.

Types of Thailand Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 5 working days 30-60 days
Business visa 5 working days 90 days-1 year
Student visa 5 working days 90 days-1 year

General Requirements for Thailand Visa


  • Current passport valid for a minimum of six months from intended date of arrival in Thailand.
  • Previous passports. If it has been stolen, an original police report should be provided.
  • One original application form and three photocopies.
  • Four passport photographs taken within six months, each should be affixed to the application forms.
  • An original Police clearance certificate not older than one year.
  • Drug clearance certificate not older than a year and issued by NDLEA.
  • Proof of civil status (e.g residence permit).
  • Letter of introduction.
  • Reference letter.
  • A recent bank statement (past 12 months).
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Flight return ticket.
  • Receipt of payments.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • Yellow fever vaccination.

Thailand Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

35.75 (USD)

Business visa

single-entry

multiple-entry

71.50 (USD)

178.75 (USD)

Student visa

71.50 (USD)

Thailand Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria


Location

Address

Abuja

24 Tennesse Crescent, Off Panama Street Maitama, Abuja

www.thaiembassynigeria.com

thaiabj@mfa.go.th, consular.abj@mfa.go.th

(+234) 706 308 0501, (+234) 706 308 0403

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