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Conditions of entry into Thailand from United States

  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
  • Foreign nationals must complete Thailand Pass registration prior to arrival
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bangkok is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Bangkok is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Bangkok is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1422.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United States from Thailand.

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Last updated: 18 May 2022
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The most affordable way to get from California to Bangkok is to fly, which costs $390 - $750 and takes 21h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from California to Bangkok is to fly which costs $390 - $750 and takes 21h 15m.

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The distance between California and Bangkok is 13059 km.

It takes approximately 21h 15m to get from California to Bangkok, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Francisco Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport. The quickest flight takes 18h 40m and has one stopover.

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Bangkok is 14h ahead of California. It is currently 6:03 PM in California and 8:03 AM in Bangkok.

Air China, Asiana Airlines, China Airlines and nine other airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 2185+ hotels available in Bangkok. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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The best way to get from California to San Francisco Airport is to BART which takes 27 min and costs $8 - $10.

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Map of how to get from California to Bangkok.
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  • Distance: 13059.4 km
  • Duration: 21h 15m

What companies run services between California, USA and Bangkok, Thailand?

China Airlines, Japan Airlines and 22 other airlines fly from San Francisco to Bangkok hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿47000
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿27000
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿47000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿65000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿65000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
22h 48m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿55000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Seattle, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿55000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via San Diego, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿55000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿55000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
29h 27m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿55000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24h 6m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿50000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via San Diego, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿55000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via Seattle, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿50000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿47000
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿47000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿65000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿65000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
22h 48m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿55000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Seattle, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿55000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via San Diego, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿55000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿55000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
29h 27m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿55000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
22h 2m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿50000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via San Diego, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿55000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via Seattle, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿50000
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from San Francisco to Don Muang via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿49000
Flights from San Francisco to Don Muang via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿25000 - ฿95000
Flights from San Francisco to Don Muang via Manila, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿41000
Flights from San Francisco to Don Muang via Taiwan Taoyuan, Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
฿25000 - ฿85000
Flights from San Francisco to Don Muang via Hong Kong, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿23000 - ฿50000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿48000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Xiamen, Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
฿40000 - ฿75000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Taiwan Taoyuan, Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿46000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Guangzhou Baiyun, Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿46000 - ฿230000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via San Francisco, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿48000
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from San Francisco to Don Muang via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿24000 - ฿80000
Flights from San Francisco to Don Muang via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿46000
Flights from San Francisco to Don Muang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿55000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿46000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿45000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿55000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Tianjin Binhai, Chongqing
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿65000 - ฿130000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Tianjin Binhai, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿65000 - ฿140000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Vancouver, Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿65000 - ฿140000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via San Francisco, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿45000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿26000 - ฿210000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿15000 - ฿60000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Seattle, Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿24000 - ฿45000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Incheon
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿25000 - ฿45000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Incheon
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿27000 - ฿49000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via Seattle, Incheon
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿26000 - ฿49000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿40000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿60000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via San Francisco, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿55000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿55000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via Denver, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿23000 - ฿60000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿43000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿28000 - ฿55000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
23h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿26000 - ฿90000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿85000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿49000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿100000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Incheon
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿95000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Incheon
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿65000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Seattle, Incheon
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿29000 - ฿50000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Incheon
Ave. Duration
26h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿29000 - ฿50000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿40000
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿40000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿60000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿60000
Thai AirAsia X
Website
airasia.com
Flights from San Francisco to Don Muang via Incheon
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
฿23000 - ฿45000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Incheon
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿65000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Tokyo Haneda, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿50000
Flights from Los Angeles to Don Muang via Tokyo Haneda, Incheon
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿50000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Incheon
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿95000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Incheon
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿65000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Incheon
Ave. Duration
26h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿29000 - ฿50000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Manila
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿75000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Manila
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿65000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿27000
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿50000
ZIPAIR Tokyo
Website
zipairtokyo.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿13000 - ฿34000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via San Francisco, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿55000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Vancouver, Incheon
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿25000 - ฿55000
Flights from San Jose to Suvarnabhumi via Vancouver, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿55000
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via San Francisco, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿55000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via Los Angeles, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
23h 52m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿55000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via San Francisco, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿55000
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via San Francisco, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿55000
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
฿25000 - ฿85000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿41000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from San Francisco to Suvarnabhumi via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
฿26000 - ฿210000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿80000
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Suvarnabhumi via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿32000 - ฿60000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Fresno to Suvarnabhumi via San Francisco, Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿55000
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Don Muang via Taiwan Taoyuan, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿25000 - ฿85000

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