Effective from 10 March 2020, THAI Requires Health Certificate Clarifying No Risk of COVID-19 from Passengers Traveling from Disease Infected Zones in Following to CAAT Announcement

09 March 2020 (Latest update: 23 March 2020 13:15 HK time)

Mr. Sumeth Damrongchaitham, President, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), said that in reference to the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT) announcement that all Thai airlines operating flights in the high risk areas which Ministry of Public Health announced that any territories outside the Kingdom of Thailand defined as Disease Infected Zones of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, where the Republic of Korea, the People’s Republic of China (including Hong Kong and Macao Special Administration Regions), the Republic of Italy, and the Islamic Republic of Iran are defined as Disease Infected Zones of COVID-19.

In order to provide practical guidance, THAI requires its passengers traveling from the Republic of Korea (Seoul and Pusan), the People’s Republic of China (Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, and Guangzhou), the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, the Macao Special Administrative Region and the Republic of Italy (Rome and Milan), to present below all documents prior to boarding pass issuance:

1.Health certificate must be stated safe or free from COVID-19 with Lab test result (with medical stamp), must be valid for not more than 72 hours prior to departure. (All nationalities)

2. Laboratory Test Result clarifying No Risk Of COVID-19 (in English). (All nationalities)

3. Health Insurance that must be covered in Thailand at least USD100,000 is also required (All nationalities; Health Insurance is not required for Thai nationals)

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- Passengers transit in Thailand from cities mentioned above, Health Certificate and Laboratory Test Result clarifying No Risk Of COVID-19 (in English) are required. Both documents must be valid for not more than 72 hours prior to departure. (All nationalities)

Effective from 00:01hrs/22 March 2020, travel to/from Bangkok and Thailand

Foreign Nationals
Thai Nationals

1. Health certificate must be stated safe or free from COVID-19 with Lab test result (with medical stamp), must be valid for not more than 72 hours prior to departure.

2. Laboratory Test Result clarifying No Risk Of COVID-19 (in English).

3. Health Insurance that must be covered in Thailand at least USD100,000 is also required


1. "Fit to Fly" health certificate 

2. Certifying Letter from Royal Thai Embassy, Thai Consulate Office or Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kingdom of Thailand

Transit Passenger

 

Foreign Nationals
Thai Nationals

1. Health certificate must be stated safe or free from COVID-19 with Lab test result (with medical stamp), must be valid for not more than 72 hours prior to departure.

2. Laboratory Test Result clarifying No Risk Of COVID-19 (in English).

3. Health Insurance that must be covered in Thailand at least USD100,000 is also required


1. "Fit to Fly" health certificate 

2. Certifying Letter from Royal Thai Embassy, Thai Consulate Office or Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kingdom of Thailand

In addition, passengers are required to fill the T 8 form issued under the Communicable Disease Act B.E. 2558 (2015) and present to Disease Control Officers at the quarantine office in their destination airports in Thailand.

All passengers destination Bangkok and other destinations in Thailand will be advised to download AOT APP* in your Mobile Phone upon apporoaching Quarantine Officers. This is enable Quarantine officers to easily communication with each passengers while staying in Thailand. All Passengers destination Bangkok and other destinations in Thailand are required for self-quarantine but not more than 14 days. (i.e. period of stay 5 days means self-quarantine at home/hotel for 5 days until depart from Bangkok/Thailand.)

*AOP APP: Mobile Application of Airport Authority of Thailand

For flight and/or route adjustments, passengers may contact the THAI Sale Offices, visit thaiairways.com, or call the THAI Contact Center at Tel. 0-2356-1111, 24 hours a day.

T 8 form Click here