Emergency Contact Information for U.S. Citizens

Emergency Services

To report the new deathserious illnessviolent crime against, or arrest of an American citizen in Thailand you may call the U.S. Embassy or Consulate General directly:

Embassy Bangkok (Emergency):

  • From inside Thailand: 02-205-4000
  • From outside Thailand: +66-2-205-4000 (Thai number) or 202-640-2632 (USA number)

Chiang Mai Province (Emergency):

  • From inside Thailand: 053-107-7000
  • From outside Thailand: +66-53-107-7000

Note: These telephone numbers are for emergencies related to American Citizens only.

Local Emergency Numbers:

  • Tourist Police: 1155
  • Thailand Emergency Services (Fire, Ambulance): 191

If the emergency involves the death of a U.S. citizen, please visit our webpage:

If you require legal assistance, you may wish to consider the information on our webpage:

If you require medical assistance please visit our Medical Emergencies webpage:

For more information on crises and emergency assistance overseas, please see the State Department website on Emergencies and Crises.