Travel Restrictions Ease in Thailand
PCR on Arrival to be Scrapped
- Covid panel agrees to scrap RT-PCR tests on arrival from May
- Tourists may no longer need to book Covid tests or Hotel Rooms
No More Hotel Accommodation
Thailand plans to scrap a mandatory polymerase chain reaction test on arrival for foreign visitors from next month as the Southeast Asian nation steps up efforts to attract more tourists amid a rebound in global travel.
The RT-PCR tests will be replaced with antigen tests at the airports, Vaccinated travelers will also no longer need to reserve a one-night hotel accommodation to secure visas.