The Embassy of the Republic of Korea
The embassy of the Republic of Korea in Bangkok may provide a range of consular services such as visa and passport processing as well as document legalization. Please contact the office directly for information about which consular services they offer.
The offices of the embassy may be closed on Thai and South Korean public holidays. Please contact the embassy to confirm opening hours.
Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, opening hours of the embassy may be affected
The South Korean Embassy in Bangkok has subordinate units including the Political Section (정무과), Economic Section (경제과), Consular Section (영사과), Culture and Public Information Section (문화홍보과), General Affairs Section (총무과) and a Defense Attaché Office (무관부). The Political and Economic Sections are responsible to conduct political/economic-related diplomatic negotiations and cooperation with the Thai government, investigating/reporting situations about Thai politics/economy and foreign policies. They also work together with political/economic-related international organizations or investigate/report activities concerning these kinds of organization.
The responsibility of the Consular Section includes the protection for South Koreans abroad, and deals with passport, conscription, consular confirmation, civil affairs and visa services. The Culture and Public Information Section carries out introductions for Korean culture in Thailand, promotion of national image, and the interchange of public opinion between the two countries. The General Affairs Section, acting as the managing department for the Embassy's operation, is in charge of administrative affairs including personnel, budget, paperwork, security and compound managements. Defense Attaché Office enhances the Korean-Thai defence diplomacy, military exchange and cooperation.
In addition to the Republic of Korea's embassy in Bangkok, the Republic of Korea has two other representations in Thailand. These representations include consulates in Chiang Mai and Phuket.
1. South Korean Honorary Consulate in Chiang Mai, Thailand
Address : V Group Building 3rd Floor, Huai Kaeo rd., Chang Phuak, Muang district, Chiang Mai 50300
Tel : (+66) 76 234 452 / (+66) 76 235 239
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
2. South Korean Honorary Consulate in Phuket, Thailand
Address : 65/8 Moo 5, Wichitsongkram Road, Tambon Wichit, Amphoe Mueang, Phuket 83000
Tel : (+66) 922 277 711
Khwaeng Huai Khwang