Thai visa for Philippine citizens

A visa is NOT required for Philippine passport holders visiting Thailand for a short-term stay: 30 days.

Visa requirements:

Visa type Purposes Visa requirements Allowed stay
Tourist visa For Philippine citizens to enter Thailand for a short-term tourism purpose. Not required 30 days
Evisa Thailand e-visa for Philippine citizens Not Available
Visa on arrival Thailand visa on arrival for Philippine citizens Not Available

Thailand tourist visa requirements:

  • Holding Philippine passport that is valid for six months beyond the period of the intended stay in Thailand.
  • Proof of onward travel (departure) from Thailand.

If you are looking for Thailand visa information, such as available types of visas, or how to apply from Philippines, we recommend you visit or contact the embassy or consulate of Thailand nearest your place of residence.

  • Manila: The Embassy of Thailand in Manila, Philippines (Working hours: Close now. Open in 1 hours 1 minutes)
  • Cebu City: The Honorary Consulate of Thailand in Cebu City, Philippines (Working hours: Close now. Open in 1 hours 1 minutes)

Thailand visa applications & requirements (For reference purposes only, please visit the nearest Thailand diplomatic mission offices to Philippines for guidance)

Tourism Statistics Chart

The line chart shows the number of visitors from Philippines traveling to Thailand from 2008 to 2018.

Year Number of visitors (Philippines) estimated Change (%)
2006 198,443 N/A
2007 205,266 3.44%
2008 221,506 7.91%
2009 217,705 -1.72%
2010 246,430 13.19%
2011 268,375 8.91%
2012 289,566 7.90%
2013 321,571 11.05%
2014 304,813 -5.21%
2015 310,975 2.02%
2016 339,486 9.17%
2017 380,886 12.19%
2018 432,578 13.57%
2019 500,704 15.75%

References: UNWTO.org, World Bank and multiple sources. (This data is for informational purposes only. Please see our disclaimer page for more information.)

Thailand & Philippines comparison

Thailand's area is approximately 510,890 km2 (197,255 sq mi), while the area of Philippines is approximately 298,170 km2 (115,124 sq mi). This means Philippines is 71.34% smaller than Thailand.

As of June 2021, Thailand's population is ~78.2 million people - 102,342,143 fewer people than the population of Philippines.

We have highlighted Thailand & Philippines’s relative positions on world's map for your reference.

Thailand Philippines Difference
Population (est 2021) 78,166,413 180,508,556 102.3 million fewer people live in Thailand than Philippines
Number of diplomatic missions abroad (est) 98 87 Thailand has 11 more diplomatic representations abroad compared with Philippines.
Travel freedom (2021) 35 30 Thailand passport holders can visit 5 more countries and territories without a visa.
Number of foreign missions hosted 144 131 Thai hosts 13 more foreign missions than Philippines.

Frequently asked questions, answered

How many visitors from Philippines travel to Thailand in one year?

The number of visitors from Philippines visiting Thailand in 2019 was approximately 500,704.

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