AMERICAN VISA SERVICE

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STEP 1: GATHER THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS ACCORDING TO THE PURPOSE OF YOUR TRIP

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American Visa Document Pre-Check Service can save valuable time and reduce  stress. Use this service to avoid mistakes or delays. Our experienced visa specialists will review and check your scanned documents to confirm that your application is ready to be filed, and will alert you if any information needs to be corrected or if there is any missing paperwork. Please note we do not charge any additional fees for document pre-check.   

AMERICAN VISA SERVICE 
53 WEST JACKSON BLVD, STE 1226 
CHICAGO IL 60604 
Tel: 312-922-8860


Quick facts about visas to Thailand:

--US citizens traveling to Thailand for tourist purposes do not need visas to Thailand if the duration of stay is less than 30 days. If you are staying longer than 30 days, please see requirements below

--US Citizens traveling to Thailand for business require visas. Thai Consulate calls business visas as non-immigrant visas
--AVS can process visas for all applicants nationwide regardless of jurisdiction
--All Thailand visas are valid from the date of issue.

--Visa validity can be: single entry 3mo or multiple entry 1yr

STEP 3: CALCULATE FEES (Embassy fees + AVS Service Fees + Shipping Fees)

TOURIST REQUIREMENTS


  • Original signed passport- must have a minimum of 6mo of validity left and have 2-3 clear visa pages
  • Two passport photos 2"x 2" (must be taken within last 2-3 months)
  • One visa application form (click here to download)
  • One AVS Order Form (click here to download)
  • Copy of flight itinerary (for multiple entry visas, tickets must show at least 2 entries to Thailand)
  • Copy of hotel reservation
  • Copy of applicant's most recent personal bank statement (minimum balance for single entry visa should be $1000 or $7000 for multiple entry visas)
  • Employment verification letter (for multiple entry visas only)
  • Copy of green card for non-US citizens (see special note about non-US citizens at the bottom of the page)



BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS


  • Original signed passport- must have a minimum of 6mo of validity left and have 2-3 clear visa pages
  • Two passport photos 2"x 2" (must be taken within last 2-3 months)
  • One visa application form (click here to download)
  • One AVS Order Form (click here to download)
  • One original business letter from US company (click here to download sample)- must specify single or multiple entry
  • One letter of invitation from company in Thailand- must specify single or multiple entry
  • Copy of flight itinerary
  • Copy of green card for non-US citizens

THAILAND

NON-US Citizens: Applicants using passports from:  Afghanistan, Algeria, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Central African Republic, China, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Guinea, India, Iraq, Iran, Liberia, North Korea, Lebanon, Libya, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Sao Tome and Principe, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen are required to submit additional documents.  Please call our office for additional requirements: 312-922-8860. Processing time is a minimum of two weeks and additional service fee of $50 will apply.


*Please include our service fee and return delivery payment or a completed air bill. Incomplete payment, incomplete applications or documents and wrong application form will cause a delay in processing the above visa application.

** The service fees are non-refundable, once we receive your documents and start processing them. Embassy fees are non-refundable once your paperwork is submitted to the Embassy. Due to the high volume of applications being submitted, the processing times may be delayed by the Passport Agency and any Embassy. While such situations are beyond our control, we will do everything possible to accommodate your trip and will notify you immediately to let you know about the status of your application.

Embassy Fees

Regular Processing: 4-5 days

Rush Processing: 2-3 days
Tourist (single entry 3mo)
$60.00
$60.00
Business (single entry 3mo)
$100.00
$100.00
Tourist or business (multi entry 1yr)       
$220.00
$220.00



     

AVS Service Fees
 Regular Processing: 7 days  
Rush Processing: 3-4 days
Tourist or business (single entry 3 mo)   
$125.00
$200.00
Tourist or business (multi entry 1yr)
$200.00
$250.00
Trip Registration (optional)
$15.00
$15.00

    

Shipping Fees                              
FedEx Overnight Return
   FedEx 2 Day Return 

$40.00
$30.00

STEP 2: E-MAIL DOCUMENTS FOR REVIEW

STEP 4: SEND ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS FOR PROCESSING TO OUR OFFICE