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Airports in Bangkok

Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK)

Location

The airport is situated 16 miles (25km) east of downtown Bangkok.

Getting to the city

The Airport Rail Link (ARL) is the fastest way to get to central Bangkok. The service runs from the first floor of the airport and connects you to the MRT underground at Makkasan Station and the BTS Skytrain at Phaya Thai Station. Public buses run several routes from the Transport Centre to Bangkok, while the Airport Express provides air-conditioned coaches between the airport and first-class hotels in downtown Bangkok. There is also a Limousine Service counter on the 2nd floor of the Arrivals Hall.

Time

GMT +7

Contacts

Tel: +66 (0)2 132 1888 or +66 (0)2 132 3888.

see full airport guide


Bangkok Don Mueang International Airport (DMK)

Location

The airport is situated 15 miles (24km) north of Bangkok.

Getting to the city

Taxis are available from the stand in front of Arrivals, and an airport surcharge is added to the fare. Airport buses are available for THB 100 and take you downtown. They leave from the platform in front of the Arrivals hall at Terminal 1 and from below 'Bus Stop Airport Bus' signs. Trains at Don Mueang Railway Station (500m from the Arrivals Hall) run from 6am to 8pm. The fare to Bangkok with an ordinary diesel train is THB 5. Public buses to Bangkok railway station and other main destinations in the city are also available. An Airport Bus also runs between Dong Mueang Airport and Suvarnabhumi Airport. This service is free of charge, but boarding passes need to be presented to the driver.

Time

GMT +7

Contacts

Tel: +66 (0)2 535 1123.

see full airport guide


Bangkok International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

Airports in Bangkok

Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK)

Location

The airport is situated 16 miles (25km) east of downtown Bangkok.

Getting to the city

The Airport Rail Link (ARL) is the fastest way to get to central Bangkok. The service runs from the first floor of the airport and connects you to the MRT underground at Makkasan Station and the BTS Skytrain at Phaya Thai Station. Public buses run several routes from the Transport Centre to Bangkok, while the Airport Express provides air-conditioned coaches between the airport and first-class hotels in downtown Bangkok. There is also a Limousine Service counter on the 2nd floor of the Arrivals Hall.

Time

GMT +7

Contacts

Tel: +66 (0)2 132 1888 or +66 (0)2 132 3888.

see full airport guide


Bangkok Don Mueang International Airport (DMK)

Location

The airport is situated 15 miles (24km) north of Bangkok.

Getting to the city

Taxis are available from the stand in front of Arrivals, and an airport surcharge is added to the fare. Airport buses are available for THB 100 and take you downtown. They leave from the platform in front of the Arrivals hall at Terminal 1 and from below 'Bus Stop Airport Bus' signs. Trains at Don Mueang Railway Station (500m from the Arrivals Hall) run from 6am to 8pm. The fare to Bangkok with an ordinary diesel train is THB 5. Public buses to Bangkok railway station and other main destinations in the city are also available. An Airport Bus also runs between Dong Mueang Airport and Suvarnabhumi Airport. This service is free of charge, but boarding passes need to be presented to the driver.

Time

GMT +7

Contacts

Tel: +66 (0)2 535 1123.

see full airport guide


Bangkok International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.