Business visa at land crossing?
2nd February, 2014
I am getting conflicting information on the Internet and was hoping someone could help me out. I am flying into BKK and heading to the border crossing to Cambodia shortly after that. Is it possible to get a business visa at a land border? Some articles I read stated that one could only get a business visa at the airport or before reaching Cambodia. Anyone know? Thanks!
#1 Posted: 2/2/2014 - 18:35
22nd December, 2013
Yes! In reality it is just a 30 day Tourist Visa with Business stamped on it for $5 extra.
If you are staying for less than 60 days just get a Tourist Visa and extend it.
#2 Posted: 2/2/2014 - 21:50
12th August, 2010
Total reviews: 4
Actually it isn't a tourist visa at all,it's completely different.It's now called an "Ordinary " visa,instead of the old "Business" designation,it's single entry,valid for 30 days,and can be extended for 3,6 or 12 months,once inside Cambodia.It is stamped "E" on the visa instead of "T" (tourist visa),and should cost 25USD,although at a land border you will invariably be asked to pay more.There are reports that it is becoming more difficult to obtain this type of visa upon entry to Cambodia,I was talking to a customer yesterday who was refused one at Phnom Penh airport,because he was asked for proof he had a business,and couldn't provide any.If you are staying for less than 60 days though,as the last poster suggests,get a tourist visa,this can be extended-only once-in Cambodia for another 30 days.
#3 Posted: 8/2/2014 - 19:50
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