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Sri Lanka online e visa for Thai citizens

Thai citizens can apply for a visa online when travelling to Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka online e visa is available online for Thai citizens. The stay is usually short with a period of 30 days and visa expires in 180 days. Applicant is not required to be present when applying for Sri Lanka online e visa. A total of 5 documents are required for applying Sri Lanka online e visa.

Sri Lanka online e visa conditions for Thai citizens

  • Persons intending to visit Sri Lanka can apply for ETA online.
  • The ETA is initially limited to 30 days validity from the date of arrival although it may be extended for up to six (06) months.
  • Apply online for Sri Lanka e-Visa/ETA can be obtained very easily, fill out the secure application form online along with confirmation and document requirements and get your ETA and instructions to get your visa stamped.
  • On arrival, your visa stamped onto your passport.

Applicant not required

Max Stay: 30 days

Visa Validity: 180 days

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How to apply for Sri Lanka online e visa from Thailand

Thai citizens need to get online visa to visit Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka online e visa process requires you to follow a total of 8 steps.
  • Step 1 : Gather all the necessary documents required for a Sri Lanka tourist visa including passport and any other supporting documents.
  • Step 2 : Check that Thai passport is valid for at least six months from the date of your arrival in Sri Lanka. If not apply for a new Thai passport.
  • Step 3 : Go to the Sri Lanka tourist visa website and complete the online application form and provide personal information and passport details.
  • Step 4 : After filling, Upload scanned copy of the all the supporting documents
  • Step 5 : Pay the eVisa fee using a credit or debit card online on the website and wait for your visa application to be processed.
  • Step 6 : Once visa application for Sri Lanka is approved, the eVisa is sent to the applicant by e-mail. Print a copy of this email and other document if any.
  • Step 7 : Upon arrival in Sri Lanka, present confirmation email along with Thailand passport to the immigration officer at the counter.
  • Step 8 : You will receive Sri Lanka visa stamp in your passport, which allows you to stay in Sri Lanka for the duration on your stamping.

Sri Lanka tourist visa requirements for Thai citizens

Documents required for Sri Lanka tourist visa from Thailand include passport, a completed visa application form and other supporting documents. A total of 5 documents are required.
  • Visa Application Form

  • Completed online application form for Sri Lanka
  • Passport Photo

  • Photo must be no older than 6 months
  • Passport Copy

  • A clear scan copy of passport of country with the information pages that has signature. Provide the pages of your current passport showing your photo, personal details and passport issue and expiry dates. Must be valid for six months beyond the expiry date of the visa.
  • Accomodation Bookings

  • Hotel reservation(s) in destination for the duration of your visit. Embassy recommends not to purchase tickets until visa is approved. Don’t risk your money, time and effort by buying actual tickets. Get hotel bookings for any city in the world within minutes for visa purposes.
  • Travel Bookings

  • A round-trip flight reservations(s) for destination. An Onward Ticket is a flight reservation made by a real travel agency that can be helpful for visa applications or if you want to enter a country without purchasing a return flight. Get verifiable one way, round trip, and multi-city flight bookings for visa purposes.
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