The only way to cross is take a bus to the Malaysian border at Rantau Panjang. From there you will cross the border by foot. Once in Sungai Kolok (Thailand) you can take another bus to your next destination. By car both immigration and custom services are located before the bridge.
Is Thailand Malaysia border open?
After being tightly shut for international travellers for the past two years, Malaysia’s borders are finally being reopened effective 1 April 2022. Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob announced this today at a press conference.
Can I enter Malaysia from Thailand?
VTL Pacts. Malaysia recently allowed fully inoculated travelers from Thailand and Cambodia to skip quarantine from March 15. This will add to the existing vaccinated travel lane pact with Singapore. A similar one with Indonesia is still under planning.
Are Thailand’s land borders open?
Thailand is open for tourism without quarantine from February 1. To enter the country, travelers must be fully or partially vaccinated and be able to provide a negative COVID-19 test. All non-Thai arrivals need to buy health insurance that covers COVID-19.
Can Malaysian travel to Betong Thailand?
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Thailand from Malaysia.
Can I travel to Malaysia now?
Approved travellers will also need to undergo a COVID-19 RT-PCR test within two (2) days prior to departure to Malaysia. They will have to download the My Sejahtera app in advance of travel. Further PCR testing and health screening will be carried out upon arrival in Malaysia.
Where is the border between Thailand and Malaysia?
The border crossing is via the Bukit Bunga–Ban Buketa Bridge over the Kolok River. The border crossing is via the Rantau Panjang–Sungai Golok Bridge over the Kolok River.
Is there any quarantine in Thailand?
Thailand AQ (Mandatory Quarantine)
All travelers both Thai nationals and foreign nationals arriving in Thailand who are unvaccinated or not fully are required to undergo a mandatory quarantine of 10 days at any of the accredited Alternative State Quarantine or ASQ Hotels accredited by the Ministry of Health.
When Thailand will open for tourists?
Good news for travellers wishing to travel to Thailand in 2022. As per the latest reports, Thailand will be resuming a quarantine-free travel scheme for international travellers from February 1.
Do I need to quarantine in Malaysia from Thailand?
Quarantine-free “vaccinated travel lane” (VTL) entry is planned for air travel between Thailand and Malaysia, with at least 10 daily return flights from mid-March.
Can Malaysian return to Malaysia?
Malaysian citizens are allowed to enter Malaysia without an Entry Approval from the Immigration Department of Malaysia.
Do Malaysians need to quarantine in Malaysia?
Passengers who have been infected with COVID-19 and have been fully vaccinated are not required to undergo a compulsory quarantine upon arrival in Malaysia. Meanwhile, those who have been partially vaccinated or unvaccinated will be subject to the mandatory quarantine of seven (7) days at the quarantine station.