News and Updates

IMPORTANT SEPT 13 2015 UPDATE

Starting today, Thailand Immigration is not allowing 15-day and 30-day immigration exempt stamps for land border crossings. People with a valid Thailand visa (tourist, Non-B, Non-ED, Non-O) may cross and return to activate their exit/entry obligation.

We are getting more information on the scope of this new regulation and we will post […]

By |September 13th, 2015|News and Updates|0 Comments

April 23, 2015 Visa Run Update

Just a friendly reminder that while the information on this website is kept current, our main website BangkokBuddy.com is where you should be getting all current and future visa run information as well as other visa services provided by Bangkok Buddy.

By |April 23rd, 2015|News and Updates|0 Comments

May 12, 2014 Update

Korea passport holders may no longer make a visa run by land transportation. We will update if this immigration regulation changes.
Russia passport holders may no longer make a visa run by land border crossing at Aranya Prethet/Poi Pet. We will update if this immigration regulation changes.
Philippines passport holders may no longer make a visa run by […]

By |May 13th, 2014|News and Updates|0 Comments

April 4, 2014 Update

SONGKRAN HOLIDAY SCHEDULE:
April 12, 2014: Last Visa Run Before Holiday

April 13 – 15, 2014: No Visa Runs & Office Will Be Closed

April 16, 2014: Daily Visa Runs & Normal Office Hours Resume

By |April 4th, 2014|News and Updates|0 Comments

March 11, 2014 Update

Thailand Immigration at the Aranyaprathet/Poi Pet border hours have changed from 06:00 – 20:00 to now 06:00 – 22:00

LOST/FOUND: An iPod was found in one of our luxury mini-vans during the March 06, 2014 visa run. If you are the owner, please contact Bangkok Buddy and provide your name and the […]

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February 22, 2014 Update

Despite current demonstrations, we continue to operate our daily visa runs on schedule, 7 days per week as normal. Our office is open 6 days per week during normal operation hours 10a-6p Monday-Saturday.

 

Bangkok Buddy now provides tourist visas to the following countries:

For Thai and foreign nationals: Myanmar, Vietnam, China
For Thai nationals: Australia, United Kingdom

More to […]

By |February 22nd, 2014|News and Updates|0 Comments

December 23, 2013 Update

NEW YEAR HOLIDAY SCHEDULE:

Our last visa run for the year will be on December 30, 2013.

We will be closed from December 31, 2013 – January 2, 2014.

We will reopen and continue our normal schedule on January 3, 2014.

By |December 23rd, 2013|News and Updates|0 Comments

November 27, 2013 UPDATE

WE ARE STILL HAVING DAILY VISA RUNS TO POI PET AS NORMAL. OUR SERVICES ARE NOT AFFECTED BY THE CURRENT DEMONSTRATIONS IN THE REGION.
WE ARE ALSO STILL PROVIDING OUR ONE-STOP VISA SERVICES DESPITE ANY TEMPORARY CLOSURE TO THE BANGKOK IMMIGRATION OFFICES. WE HAVE ALTERNATE IMMIGRATION FACILITIES.

By |November 27th, 2013|News and Updates|0 Comments

October 31, 2013 Update

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES MAY NOW RECEIVE A 30-DAY EXTENSION STAMP INSTEAD OF A 15-DAY EXTENSION STAMP BY CROSSING THE BORDER WITH US:
 
JAPAN
GERMANY
UNITED KINGDOM
UNITED STATES
CANADA
FRANCE
ITALY
 
Visa run price remains the same at 2,200 THB

By |October 31st, 2013|News and Updates|0 Comments

October 22, 2013 Update

ANYONE WHO HAS AN OVERSTAY OF OVER 6 MONTHS, CAN’T CROSS THE POIPET BORDER VIA A LAND BORDER CROSSING. WE CAN ARRANGE OTHER OPTIONS TO CLEAR YOUR OVERSTAY. PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE.

Chulalongkorn Memorial Holiday – October 23, 2013: Thai government offices are closed including the Thai consulate in Cambodia. We will […]

By |October 21st, 2013|News and Updates|0 Comments