1. Buy airline tickets
2. Book your quarantine stay in the Alternative Quarantine (AQ) / Alternative Local Quarantine (ALQ )/ SHA+ Certified hotels (for the Sandbox Programmes)
AQ / ALQ / SHA+ Certified hotels are mandatory.
2.1 The list of AQ Hotels and prices can be found at
2.2 You can book your quarantine stay (7 or 10 days) or SHA+ certified hotels (7 days) through :
3. Have a Health Insurance
Health Insurance Policy Certificate covering all expenditures of medical treatments including COVID-19 worth at least 100,000 USD. Applicants may consider buying a Thai health insurance online at longstay.tgia.org
The Health Insurance Policy Certificate must be in English or Thai Only.
REMARK: For certain types of visas, the Out-patient benefit with a sum insured of not less than 40,000 THB, and In-patient benefit with a sum insured of not less than 400,000 THB are required and must be clearly stated in the Health Insurance Policy Certificate. The purchasing of health insurance from a Thai insurance company is recommended.
4. Get a Certificate of Entry (CoE)
REMARK: Travelers are strongly advised to check the information in the COE before their departure. In case the travelers are denied to check-in by the airlines according to incorrect details in their COE, all expenses that occur must be responsible by the travelers.
5. Get a negative COVID-19 PCR-test within 72 Hours before the departure from the first port of departure.
The passengers are required to have the COVID-19 PCR test with a negative result, issued within 72 hours before the departure otherwise, the Airlines could deny the boarding or the Thai authorities concerned could deny the entry into Thailand of the passenger.
For registration in the ThailandPlus Application, your 6-digit COE code is required as a Reference ID
and your COE Number (on the left side of your COE Certificate) is required as COE Code.