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Hessle, Kingston upon Hull, East Yorkshire
HU13 9PB, UK

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New Sports Transit Visa is now available from The Royal Thai Consul

A new single entry visa is now available from The Royal Thai Consul for people who are visiting Thailand for the purpose of engaging in sport and for those who are part of the official support team of the sports person.

Applicants must provide a document/letter from the relevant Thai Authority and other organisations as appropriate providing the following information:

  • Evidence that the named person(s) who is (are) either the sports person or who is (are) part of the support team of the sports person who will be officially involved in participating in a particular sports event taking place in Thailand. The letter will need to include the following:
    • a) Name of sports event.
    • b) Date(s) of sports event.
    • c) Venue of sports event.
    • d) Duration of sports event.
    • e) Name of sports person or member of support team.
  • Evidence that the applicant will be exiting Thailand to another country within 30 days of entry such as copy of onward flight ticket or similar.


The single entry visa is valid for three months from date of issue and allows a single stay in Thailand of up to 30 days. Do not stay in Thailand beyond the ADMITTED UNTIL date as stamped in the applicant’s passport.

Find out more information about the new Sports Transit Visa here

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