Local COVID information for “KOH samui”

COVID Risk Level: MODERATE (COVID-19 transmission is moderate in Thailand. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated December 2021.)
Last updated: December 2, 2021, 2:15 pm

Government measures

The local government has imposed some restrictions.

While traveling in Thailand you will be required to follow the guidelines introduced by the local government. These regulations are based on risk levels and aimed at improving your safety.

National Restrictions

Use of mask

Required
Face masks are required in public spaces, enclosed environments, and on public transportation.

Public transportation

Restrictions in place
Public transportation is operating as usual, but operating times may vary. Further restrictions may be in place depending on the region.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants are open but customers may be required to undergo pre-entry health checks. Restaurants may be closed in high-risk areas.

Bars

Restrictions in place
Bars are open but customers may be required to undergo pre-entry health checks. Bars may be closed in high-risk areas.

Nightclubs

Closed
Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

Restrictions in place
Shops are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer, pre-entry temperature checks, and social distancing. Customers may be required to provide their personal information for contact tracing purposes.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current COVID risk in KOH samui?

Currently the risk level is moderate. COVID-19 transmission is moderate in Thailand. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated December 2021.. The current R number is 0.882196977941518

Do I have to quarantine when I arrive?

Quarantine information is guided by your origin.
Please check our travel information page for more details.

Do I have to wear a mask in KOH samui?

Face masks are required.

Do I have to quarantine when I return to my country?

Quarantine information is guided by your origin.
Please check our travel information page for more details.

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