Thailand drops PCR test requirement for fully vaccinated travellers as of May 1

Thailand drops PCR test requirement for fully vaccinated travellers as of May 1

BANGKOK — Thailand’s Center for COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) has approved the removal of the pre-arrival and arrival RT-PCR testing requirements for all international arrivals beginning May 1, 2022.

The news comes courtesy of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT).

Fully vaccinated international travellers must register for a Thailand Pass with a certificate of COVID-19 vaccination and an insurance policy with coverage no less than $10,000 (reduced from $20,000).

The link to start the Thailand Pass process is here.

Upon arrival in Thailand, fully vaccinated international travellers will be allowed to enter the country and will be free to go anywhere in the kingdom without testing requirements during the entirety of their trip.

The Tourism Authority of Thailand’s site can be found here.