Comprehensive Guide to Getting Around in Bangkok, Thailand

When it comes to getting around in Bangkok, it can be a little confusing. Especially Bangkok is notorious for its traffic. However, even now as we speak, more train stations are work in process and modern public transport systems are in place. Bangkok is becoming easier to navigate your way around.

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Getting Around in Bangkok: Airport Rail Link, BTS SkyTrain, MRT Subway, Purple Line

Comprehensive Guide to Getting Around in Bangkok, Thailand BTS

  • Airport Rail Link: Connects Suvarnabhumi International Airport to Bangkok City – at Phaya Thai. Interconnect with MRT Subway – at Makkasan
  • BTS SkyTrain: SILOM LINE runs west to south from National Stadium to Bang Wa. SUKHUMVIT LINE runs north to east from Mo Chit to Bearing. They also interconnect at two points with MRT Subway – at Sala Daeng and Asok stations.
  • MRT Subway: Runs north to south from Bang Sue to Hua Lamphong (Chinatown)
  • Purple Line: Latest addition to Bangkok train system. Connecting Bang Sue to Bang Yai in Nonthaburi. New hotspots waiting to be explore!