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Thailand uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type A, Type B, Type C and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are Thai
Thailand uses the Thai baht (symbol: ?), code THB.Banknotes come in denominations of 1000, 500, 100, 50 and 20 baht. Baht is subdivided into 100 satangs. Coins come in denominations of 10, 5, 2 and 1 baht and 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 satangs.
Automatic teller machines are very common in Thailand. You can find them in both large & small cities, tourist areas etc.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Internet speed in Thailand is on average 9.3 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Thailand is moderate. It's relatively easy to find one when needed.
You can buy a SIM card for about 365.99 THB, which includes 1 GB of data plan. You can choose from 3 telecoms: AIS, DTAC or True Move. Thailand uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900, GSM 1800 and GSM 1900. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Thailand upon arrival, make sure to check the roaming charges with your telecom provider before your departure so there are no surprises when you return home.
To call Thailand, dial +, then 66 (the country code for Thailand), then the area code (without the initial 0) and the local number. For local calls within Thailand, start with the area code (with the initial 0). In the case above area code is 2 .
In Thailand you drive on the left side. Most cars have manual transmission (stick). Unless otherwise posted, the speed limits for cars and motorcycles are as follows: 120 km/h (74 mph) on motorways, 60 km/h (37 mph) in all built-up areas, 90 km/h (55 mph) on undivided highways and 90-120 km/h (55-74 mph) on expressways.
Import and export information
All items on the prohibited import list.
Funds of more than US$20,000 or its equivalent must be declared to Customs.
Funds of up to THB50,000 may be exported from Thailand. Funds of up to THB2,000,000 may be taken over the border to Vietnam and the Yunnan District of China. Travellers to these areas must declare any amount over THB450,000 to Customs.
Tobacco:50 cigars; or
Tobacco:250 grams loose tobacco.
Alcohol:Funds of more than US$20,000 or its equivalent must be declared to Customs.
Currency:Funds of more than US$20,000 or its equivalent must be declared to Customs.
Other items:Personal clothing and effects not exceeding THB20,000 in value.
Obscene media such as literature and pictures.
Narcotics, such as marijuana , hemp, opium, cocaine, morphine, and heroin.
Counterfeit and pirated goods, including currency and Royal seals.
Food and supplementary products may require a licence from theFood and Drug Administration.
Drugs containing narcotics may require a permit from theNarcotics Control Division of the Food and Drug Administration.
Antiques or objects of art may require permission from theFine Arts Department.
Weapons, real or replica firearms, ammunition, explosives, and fireworks may require a licence from theMinistry of Interior.
Controlled cosmetics must be declared.
Wild fauna and flora may require permission from theDepartment of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation, theDepartment of Agriculture, or theDepartment of Fisheries.
Endangered animals, plants, and their derivative products protected under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) may require protected species permits. For further information, please visitCITES.
The import of pets is subject to certain restrictions. For further information, please visit theDepartment of Livestock Department.
Zika is a risk in Thailand. Because of the risk of birth defects in babies born to women who were infected with Zika while pregnant, women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant should discuss their travel plans with their doctor. For further information on this recommendation, please visit the CDCZika Risk in Countries with Endemic Zika.
Chikungunya cases have been reported in Thailand. For further information, please visit the CDC Chikungunya Advice.
Dengue cases have been reported in Thailand. For further information, please visit the CDC Dengue Advice.
H5N1 Avian Influenza has been reported in Thailand. For further information, please visit the CDCAvian Flu Advice.
Tuberculosis (TB) is a risk in Thailand. For further information, please visit the CDC Tuberculosis Advice.
HIV is a risk in Thailand. For further information, please visit the CDC HIV Advice.