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Address: Bangkok, Thailand
Phone Number: (66) 2617 7340-1
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Bangkok’s answer to mass transit started operating in December 1999 and is...

Bangkok’s answer to mass transit started operating in December 1999 and is a convenient and useful way of getting around the city.

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The only way to travel

This is the best way to get around in Bangkok. Buy an all day pass 140 baht. Just hop on and off. Great way to get around. Aircon trains once you are inside you don't want to get... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is the best way to get around in Bangkok. Buy an all day pass 140 baht. Just hop on and off. Great way to get around. Aircon trains once you are inside you don't want to get back in the heat. Every 4 mins another one comes along perfect for getting around Bangkok. Clean and safe travel

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is the best way to get around in Central Bangkok and it does link up with the main rail system which is even better. It is crowded sure but fast efficient AND CLEAN. Another point unlike many western trains, no smoking, no eating and little evidence of drunkenness and public disorder. A safe efficIent means of travelling around Bangkok... More 

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Stockton, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

In the heat of Bangkok, the BTS has amazingly air conditioned cars to help you escape the heat while you travel around the city. The monitors tell you where you are in both English and Thai. Great way to avoid Bangkok traffic as well.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The best way to get around Bangkok and stay cool and avoid the slow, heavy traffic of the city during rush hour. It is easy to figure out the system and has convenient stops that are easily within walking distance of most attractions. Good transfer points as well. Not too crowded during the midmorning thru afternoon.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I wasnt sure about the bts but my friend took me thru it and actually enjoy it, it was realliable and easy to understand because it is in thai language and english too

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Make sure you find the escalators otherwise can be tricky to get up there with cases or Backpack. We linked with the airport line and then took a Tuk Tuk for a short journey to our hotel. Nice way to see the city, so easy to buy ticket much easier than in London.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We took the skytrain several times. It is a great way to get through Bangkok. Easy, fast and not expensive. I can highly recommend it!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a great way to get around Bangkok. Of course, it doesn't go everywhere, but you can at least get part way there if not all the way. If you are using it a lot, I recommend getting a one day pass. It's economical if you are going to be using it a lot in one day and you... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a 2km walk back to the hotel. After filling up on some delicious Thai food, didn't feel much like walking 2km. The sky train station was right there at the shopping center where I had just eaten. I headed up a flight of stairs bought a ticket for 15 baht (40 cents) and enjoyed the view from above. I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Took a ride of BTS skytrain asok- siam-national stadium . And asok- chit long station .especially being a frequent commuter of Mumbai Local Train ,I would say this ride was excellent! Recommend for a travel experience.

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