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Questions tagged [bkk]

Suvarnabhumi Airport (Thai: ท่าอากาศยานสุวรรณภูมิ) serving Bangkok, Thailand.

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What food options are available past security in Bangkok airport’s domestic section?

I am flying in from Sweden through Suvarnabhumi onwards to Krabi. Having been in Thailand before, I know how long the lines can be, so I would like to clear immigration, customs and security as soon ...
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How can I get a metered taxi at New Bangkok International Airport (BKK - Suvarnabhumi)?

I read on https://www.tripadvisor.com/Travel-g293916-c155301/Bangkok:Thailand:Getting.From.The.Airport.To.Bangkok.City.html (mirror): You have the option of either a flat fee agreed up front or a ...
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Transit in Bangkok with a different air ticket

I'm a Bangladeshi citizen working for the UN, traveling from South Sudan to Bangkok with Ethiopian Airlines and taking another international flight with Biman Bangladesh Airlines on the same day three ...
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BKK: International to International connection on different airlines with checked baggage

We're flying into Bangkok (BKK) on Bangkok Airways from Siem Reap (REP). In Bangkok were connecting to an international flight from BKK to Beijing (PEK) on Air China. Both flights are considered ...
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Recommended layover in BKK (from USM to FRA)?

I will be going with Bangkok Airways from Koh Samui (USM) to Bangkok (BKK), where I will switch to Lufthansa to Frankfurt (FRA). I assume I can check through my luggage in Koh Samui. Is then 2 hours ...
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Crossing US border just to take another flight and times/rules to be considered

I'm planning a trip to Bangkok, Thailand departing from Lima, Peru and I'm a Peruvian citizen. However, I am making my own itinerary since I found cheaper prices when booking flights separately. ...
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How to tell scam taxis from legitimate ones in Bangkok? Does it make sense prebooking?

I know that most horror stories never happen, still I think it might be good to know how to tell apart legitimate taxi drivers in Bangkok from ones that will overcharge you... Does it make sense to ...
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Where can I get Rabbit card for BTS Skytrain in Bangkok?

I will be flying to Bangkok and as I understand one of ways to go around that does not require to interact with drivers is to use BTS Skytrain (plus accommodation that I have booked is 5 minute walk ...
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Changing airlines in Bangkok, Thailand in transit from Laos to Colombo, Sri Lanka

I will be traveling from Laos with Lao Airlines, transiting in Bangkok to Colombo with SriLankan Airlines, the upcoming end of September. My flight with Lao Airlines will arrive in Bangkok at 19:40, ...
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International transfer in Bangkok, flights on separate tickets: how to transfer luggage?

I'm traveling from China to Bangkok and taking another international flight on the same day four hours later from Bangkok to Delhi, but the two flights' tickets are booked separately. How should I ...
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Can we access prayer room during transfer in Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK)?

I checked for a prayer room in Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK). Is it accessible during transfer?
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Transfer from Khaosan Rd to Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok

I want to know how to get Suvarnabhumi Airport from Khaosan Road. I am staying in D&D Inn. My flight is at 9pm. What time should I plan to leave from Khaosan Road? What is the cheapest and best ...
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5 Hours (at least) to spend in BKK Suvarnabhumi or what else?

I'm travelling from Munich to Bangkok via Muscat at the end of September (economy class, so no lounge available). The Airport in which I'll land will be the Suvarnabhumi International Airport and the ...
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Which travel option is cheapest from Suvarnabhumi (Bangkok Airport) to Huahin at night?

I will reach BKK by 2:00am , whats the cheapest option to go to Huahin by this hour? Is there any bus available at this hour?
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Is there any departure tax to pay at the airport when leaving Thailand?

I know that usually departure tax is included in flight tickets, but not always. A guy in my hostel here in Bangkok says he has had to pay at the airport in both Vietnam and Indonesia. I once had to ...
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Fastest way to get from Suvarnabhumi Airport to down town Bangkok in the early morning

My flight lands in Bangkok at 1AM. Wikitravel states that the train stops running at midnight, it also states taxis will take between 45-60 minutes in rush hour. Not being familiar with Bangkok rush ...
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Can I pre-purchase more luggage allowance on Qatar Airways flights?

Can I pre-purchase more luggage allowance on Qatar Airways flights? I am traveling with Qatar Airways from Stockholm, Sweden (ARN) to Bangkok, Thailand (BKK) and I will be carrying one additional bag ...
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How to go from Bangkok airport to Khao San?

What are my options to go from Bangkok airport to Khao San Road? And what are the expected prices for this?
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Which transportation is best from Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport to Hua Hin?

What is the most cost effective way to get from the Suvarnabhumi Airport to Hua Hin (on Thailand's northwestern Gulf coast)? And how much would that be compared to a taxi ride?