SUVARNBHUMI AIRPORT & NEW BANGKOK AIRPORT GUIDE

Bangkok International Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) is officially open. All domestic and international flights now arrive to and depart from the new airport.
Suvarnabhumi Airport will officially open on September 28,2006. The airport covers an approximate area of 8,000 acres ( 20,000 rais). Located at Km.15 on the east-bound Bangna -Trat Highway in Bang Phli District of Samut Prakarn province. The airport is about 25 kms. (40-60 minutes) from Bangkok downtown.
1. From the North : the airport can be reached via the eight-lane Bangkok-Chonburi elevated expressway linked to the passenger terminal
2. From the Northwest : it is accessible via a six-lane road linking to the Rom Khlao and King Kaew elevated expressway
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From the South : it can be reached via a four-lane road connecting with Bangna_Trat Highway and the Buraphavithi Expressway

4. From the Northeast : the airport is accessible via a four-lane road that connects with On-Nut Road
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From the West : it can be reached via a four-lane road connecting with King Kaew Road (new route) to the passenger terminal

In the future, a city link between Phayathai-Makkasan-Suvarnabhumi Airport ( an underground railway station underneath the passenger terminal ) will be provided by the State Railway of Thailand.

Suvarnabhumi passenger terminal complex comprises of 7 stories above ground and 2 stories below ground. Facilities for both domestic and terminal passengers are situated in the same building.

  • 1 st floor is the bus lobby. Buses are not allowed to go to 2nd and 3rd floors in order to avoid the traffic congestion. Additionally, there is a medical center, an AOT office for electricity monitoring and airport control offices.
  • 2 nd floor is the arrival hall for both domestic and international passengers.
  • 3 rd floor consists of airline passenger waiting lounges, shops, security checkpoints, meeting points, service counters and CIP lounges.
  • 4 th floor is the departures hall. This hall features facilities for both international and domestic passengers, lounges for premium passengers, Thai Airways International PLC, customs control checkpoints, some governmental offices, airline booths, airport information counters and escalators in the centre which can take passengers right up to restaurants on 6th floor.
  • 5 th floor is the offices for Thai Airways International PLC and Star Alliance airlines.
  • 6 th floor consists of restaurants, which can be accessed via the escalators from 4th floor.
  • 7 th floor serves as observation area.

Transportation

1.Airport Shuttle Bus                                                                                       Free shuttle bus service is provided for passengers and airport staff. Expess route connects the main terminal directly to the transport center. Ordinary route connects to other airport facilities. For passenger convenience shuttle buses serving Suvarnabhumi airport are low-floor type.

Shuttle Bus Express Route:                                                              1.Passenger terminal
2. Car rental center
3. Public transportation center and bus terminal

2.Airport Express

Airport Express provides air-conditioned bus service between Suvarnabhumi Airport and first-class Bangkok hotels.

Airport Express operates 4 bus routes to downtown. The cost is 150 baht for entire route. Airport Express service operates from 5:00 am to midnight.

3.Public Taxi

Public taxis can be found on Level 1. Alternatively take a shuttle bus (Express route) to the Transport Center taxi stand.Taxi fare: metered taxi fare plus 50 Baht airport surcharge, and expressway fees.Public taxis serving Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi airport must be less than 5 years old.Public taxi drives must be certified by Airports of Thailand.

4.Limousines Service : Please click here to send your booking to CCT&T Co.,Ltd.
5.Private Transfer Service By Budget Car : CCT&T Co.,Ltd provides the private transfer service by budget car.We will be happy to meet you upon your arrival and transfer you to your destination in Bangkok or elsewhere.Please view here to see our rates and more information... Booking transfer services with us is safe and easy!!    
Special Rate for transfer from Airport to Bangkok Downtown (or hotel) is750THB/each way. (maximum 3pax & 3 luggages). Click here to send a query or make the booking.

Hotel near Suvarnbhumi Airport (New Bangkok Airport)

 Royal Princess Srinakarin Hotel-start from 3,200THB++ Grand Inn Come Hotel-start from 2,100THB++
Novotel Suvarnabhumi Airport Hotel-start from 7,300THB++ Novotel Bangna Bangkok-start from 3,200THB++
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