Greece visa requirements for Thais

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Thais visiting Greece

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


  • A passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • A duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • Two recent Passport-size photographs (40 mm x 60 mm) in size taken in light background.
  • Travel medical insurance of 30,000 € to cover the duration of stay in Greece and the entire Schengen area.
  • A complete travel itinerary.
  • Travel itinerary stating the dates of entry and exit in Greece and flight numbers.
  • Proof of financial means to cover the duration of stay in Greece.
  • Proof of accommodation or hotel reservations for the whole duration of stay in Greece.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Children birth certificate or marriage certificate to show the applicant's ties to home country.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form and give consent to the minor trip.
  • A cover letter stating the applicant's purpose of visit to Greece and duration of stay.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • Leave approval letter from your employer (for employed applicant).
  • Retired applicants are required to show their pension statements for the last six months.

Greece Visa for Thais

Facts about Greece


Greece is known for its world heritage sites, islands, seas, and beaches. Democracy, western philosophy, western literature, historiography, political science, major scientific and mathematical principles are considered to have originated from Greece. Tourists visiting the country can be assured of being engaged throughout their time in the country.  
 
In 2018, the country played host to over 33 million foreign tourists which made it one of the most visited countries in the world. Olympia, Greece, is popular for being the original birthplace of the Olympics Games. The tourism industry is a major contributing factor to the Gross Domestic Product in Greece. The industry is responsible for contributing 18% to the country’s GDP.
 
Indecent dressing and behavior are not tolerated, prison sentences or fines will be issued to anyone caught in the act. Anyone who is caught driving under the influence of alcohol will be fined or imprisoned. Always make sure you request a receipt whenever you buy anything in the country.

Types of Greece Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 5 Working Days 90
Student visa 1-4 Weeks Valid through your study year
Business visa 5 Working days 90 Days

General Requirements for Greece Visa


  • A passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • A duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • Two recent Passport-size photographs (40 mm x 60 mm) in size taken in light background.
  • Travel medical insurance of 30,000 € to cover the duration of stay in Greece and the entire Schengen area.
  • A complete travel itinerary.
  • Travel itinerary stating the dates of entry and exit in Greece and flight numbers.
  • Proof of financial means to cover the duration of stay in Greece.
  • Proof of accommodation or hotel reservations for the whole duration of stay in Greece.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Children birth certificate or marriage certificate to show the applicant's ties to home country.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form and give consent to the minor trip.
  • A cover letter stating the applicant's purpose of visit to Greece and duration of stay.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • Leave approval letter from your employer (for employed applicant).
  • Retired applicants are required to show their pension statements for the last six months.

Greece Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

80.00 (EUR)

Student visa

90.00 (EUR)

Business visa

80.00 (EUR)

Greece Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Thailand


Location

Address

Bangkok

Unit No. 100/41, 23rd Floor, Sathorn Nakorn Tower No. 100 North Sathorn Road Silom Sub-District Bangrak District Bangkok 10500 Thailand

http://www.mfa.gr/missionsabroad/thailand

gremb.ban@mfa.gr

(+66) 2 667 0090, (+66) 2 667 0092

Frequently Asked Questions


What is Greece known for?

What is Greece famous for? Greece is famous for being the birthplace of democracy, the creation of the Olympic Games, and for its unique and historical architecture. 


is Greece a safe country to visit?

Greece is a very safe country to travel to. Tourists are unlikely to experience any crime or violence. The only concern is petty crime on the streets, foreigners are advised to be careful with their belongings. 


What is Greece known for exporting?

Greece main exports are petroleum products, aluminium, medicament, fruits and nuts, fresh or dried vegetables prepared or preserved and fresh or frozen fish. 


What is the cheapest month to visit Greece?

The cheapest month to fly to Greece is from November to March when the rain sets in and the temperature drops.