When to goThe best time to visit Thailand is from November to February.
Entry requirementsBritish nationals must have a passport valid for at least six months after the date of entry. No visa is required for stays of less than 30 days.
Health adviseThere are no mandatory vaccinations required, but make sure you have yourself immunized against Typhoid and Hepatitis A. It is also advisable to get vaccinated against rabies and Japanese encephalitis.
Airline ticketsA return plane ticket costs between 250£ and 600£, depending on the travel date, the ticket purchase date and the airline.
Time differenceSix hours ahead in summer and seven in winter. When it is 12:00 pm in Paris it will be 6:00 pm or 7:00 pm in Bangkok, depending on the season.
LanguageThe official language is Thai. English is spoken absolutely everywhere.
Thai Embassy in the UK
29-30 Queen's Gate
London SW7 5JB
+44 20 7589 2944
British Embassy in Thailand
14 Wireless Road Lumpini
Tel: +66 2 305 8333
Phone and internet connection
International dialing code: +66
The internet is available absolutely everywhere. It is always possible to connect somewhere, whether in cybercafes, hotels, restaurants or bars.