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Bangkok: MRT, BTS, Airport Link

Bangkok benefits from a very practical network for those who wish to take advantage of public transport. With its aerial metro - BTS, its underground metro MRT and its priority bus - BRT, the traveler has a choice.

MRT (Mass Rapid Transit)

Useful information
Bangkok’s MRT is an underground metro system.

  • It serves various important areas in the city, including business districts, shopping centers, and tourist attractions.
  • The MRT operates from around 6:00 AM to midnight.
  • It provides air-conditioned trains, with stations equipped with facilities such as ticket machines, elevators, and escalators.
  • The MRT is a convenient and reliable mode of transportation for both locals and tourist

BTS (Bangkok Mass Transit System):

Useful information

  • The BTS, also known as the Skytrain, is an elevated metro system in Bangkok.
  • It covers two major routes: the Sukhumvit Line and the Silom Line.
  • The BTS is popular for its accessibility to key areas, including shopping centers, entertainment venues, and residential neighborhoods.
  • Trains run from early morning until midnight, and the frequency is around 3-6 minutes during peak hours.
  • The BTS offers a comfortable and efficient way to navigate through the city’s traffic.

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