Visa applications by nationals of certain countries who have a permanent residence in Sweden and Latvia must be submitted in person at the Royal Thai Embassy in Stockholm only/cannot be sent by post (after online application). Please see countries as below;

*** Please note that for citizens of Afghanistan, Iraq and North Korea: Decision of visa can take up to 45 days Please contact The Royal Thai Embassy in Stockholm before submitting your application ***.

1. Afghanistan***

2. Algeria 

3. Bangladesh 

4. Cameroon

  5. Central Africa

  6. China

7. Democratic Republic of the Congo

8. Egypt 

    9. Equatorial Guinea  

10. Ghana

  11. Guinea

12. India 

13. Iran

14. Iraq*** 

15. Lebanon

16. Liberia

17. Libya

18. Nepal

19. Nigeria 

20. North Korea*** 

21. Pakistan

22. Palestine

23. Republic of the Congo 

24. Sao Tome and Principe 

25. Sierra Leone 

26. Somalia

27. Sri Lanka  

28. Sudan 

29. Syria

30. Yemen


This type of visa is issued to applicants who wish to enter Thailand for tourism purposes only.


2.1 The visa is valid for a single entry only.

2.2 The visa is valid for 3 months from the date of issuance. Travellers must enter Thailand within the said 3-month period. They will be allowed to stay in Thailand for a period of up to 60 days, counting from the date of entry. An extension is possible for another 30 days, with a maximum period of stay of 90 days, counting from the date of entry.

2.3 If the TR visa holder breaches the entry conditions (for example, if he/she engages in work-related activities), the stay permit will be revoked and he/she will be prohibited from entering Thailand in the future.

2.4 Successful applicants are not allowed to work in Thailand.


  1. Passport - a  page with your face and information on it with a validity of at least 6 months. The passport has to contain at least two empty visa pages.
  2. Photograph - size approximately 3 cm. x 5 cm. Front-facing and not older than six months. No homemade photographs.
  3. Declaration Form (click here to download).
  4. Travel booking confirmation - ticket reservation, showing arrival and departure dates for Thailand. 
  5. Proof of accommodation in Thailand, eg. Accommodation bookings, invitation letter from family/friends in Thailand.
  6. Financial evidence,e.g. Bank statement, proof of earnings, sponsorship letter showing an account balance minimum 7000 SEK.
  7. Confirmation of legal residence (e.g. residence permit/uppehållstillståndskort/personbevis) in the country in which you are applying for the visa in case that you are not a national of the country in which you are applying for the visa).


  • 350 SEK for single entry
  • The visa application fee is not refundable.
  1. Note
  • Please bring the attached documents and original passport to the embassy on the appointment date (the Embassy does not provide a copy or printing service). It is also possible to send the documents and passport by post.
  • Do not apply for a visa earlier than 3 months before your arrival date to Thailand.
  • After the Embassy receives your documents, the processing time is 7 working days.
  • Applicants will receive an email approval once the visa is granted.
  • You can collect your passport from Monday to Friday between 14.30-15.30 hrs.
  • Please bring an e-appointment with you when picking up your passport.
  • Passport can be returned by a registered post. Please prepare an envelope addressed to the applicant. You can buy a registered post through PostNord.. For instruction, please click here.
  • Consular officers reserve the right to request additional documents, or an interview with the applicant, as deemed necessary, without prior notice.
  • The Royal Thai Embassy reserves the right to refuse a visa to an applicant with insufficient documents or if the reasons given are not fully supported. The visa application fee is non-refundable.