Bangkok Airport Rail Link

How To Bangkok From Airports

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Bangkok Two Airports

Suvarnabhumi “Land of Gold” pronounced Suwanapoom, is the International of Bangkok two airports. Open in 2006. One of the major in South East Asia, the fourth largest single building terminal, 563,000 square meters.

The second one is Don Mueang “the upland where the town is located”. The International till 2006, is now domestic were most of the local low-cost companies flights from this just renovated airport.

Taxi

Well organized. All have Meter, a surcharge of 50 baht and few more to pay for the expressway. 400 to 500 baht to the center of Bangkok. at the entrances, gates 3, 4, 7, 1, 8

Limousine at arrival 2nd floor

The distance is 30 km, around 45 minutes drive to the Siam Area, the center of Bangkok

Airport Rail Link

The Cheapest way 15 – 45 baht. In 30 minutes you are at BTS Phayathai station, the center of Bangkok.

Connect at Makkasan with MRT station, and a short walk to Petchaburi station. Operate from 06.00 to midnight

Non-stop express to Makkasan takes 15 minutes, departing every 30 minutes, 150 baht

Ticket machines. Coins 1 5 10, Notes 20-50-100 give change

Departing every 10 minutes at peak hours 06.00 to 09.00

Every 15 minutes off-peak 16.00 – 20.00

The best and fastest move if you are carrying not much luggage but if it’s your first time in Bangkok I recommend to take a taxi

Map airport link, MRT, BTS

Bus To Khao San Road no stop, every 30 minutes, gate 7, first floor, 60 baht at boarding. from 06.00 to 20.00

BMTA free from airport to the Public Transportation Center. Van to a different part of the city.  Located at arrival terminal 1st-floor gates 1,8

Free Shuttle To Don Mueang Airport

Go to level 2, between gates two and three, may require a flight booking. 48km, 50 minutes to two hours. From 05.00 to midnight

Many hotels offer shuttle service

From Don Mueang Airport

Terminal 1 and 2 attached. 1 is for International flight, for domestic terminal 2

23 km to the city Siam area

Taxi meter stand outside, 50 baht surcharges

The Easy Way

take a taxi, around 100 to 130 baht to Mo Chit MRT station

By Bus

4 lines, tickets at 30 – 50 baht 7am-11pm

Number A1 to Mo Chit

A2 to Victory monument

A3 to Lumpini Park

A4 to Khao San, Sanam Luang

Limobus to Lumpini, 2 stops, and to Khao San from 09.30 to 04.00, arrival terminal 1,  gate number 5, 150 baht

Buy the Ticket gate 14, arrival terminal 2

Cheap But Slow

Across the pedestrian walkway in front of the airport. Train to Hua Lamphong central railway station

Bus number 29, 49, 59 runs 24/7, some air-conditioner, deserve many spots

Free Shuttle to Suvarnabhumi ground terminal 1, gate 5, outside at the blue counter

Traffic in Bangkok

The trip to your hotel will be your first experience with the traffic if you are lucky it’s can be “smooth as silk” If not, well, be patient. Bangkok is the Number one in the cities at rush hour, and second worst in the world. The bad reputation of Bangkok is well-known, and it’s still one of the major problems. More than 37milion cars and motorcycles in Thailand.

Don’t be mad, a lot of good things waiting to be discovered

Let me know the means you used and your thought

If you have any questions, I will be more than happy to help you out

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