visa on arrival given for 30 days can i travel on 31st day

by AnantaramK
(Xyaburi, Laos)

I got my Visa on Arrival at Luang Parbang, Laos for 30 days ie. 9th Aug 2019 to 7th Sept 2019. but i have my return ticket on 8th Sept. 2019 at 11:20 AM. can i stay in Laos country beyond 30 days ONLY for less than 11:20 hrs without any visa extension? Please clarify Thanks Anantaram K

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Aug 15, 2019
One day Visa overstay
by: Debra

Overstay is $10US per day. Extension is 5 day minimum @$2.50 per day. Since it's only one day for you, I'd say have a fresh crisp $10 bill, and a well rehearsed, 'Please excuse me.' (in Lao) for airport immigration officer who will stamp your passport out. They gave me no hassles when I overstayed in the same scenario as yours.

Aug 12, 2019
That will count 1 day overstay
by: Duangpy

Anantaram K,

That's a good question.
The answer is YES, you can stay beyond 30 days but that means you overstay your visa, and that will incur in a fine. 24 or fewer hours will be counted one day of overstay. The fine for overstay is US$10 per day.

When the official detect your overstay (on your departure) they will ask you to pay the fine.

Good luck!

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