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Airport Rail Link

Bangkok, Thailand
+66 2 308 5600
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Meh!

The train travels at a rather slow pace but compared to other transit methods, it's the best. If... read more

Reviewed yesterday
bunny0540
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Bengaluru, India
Fast, reliable and cheap

My title says it all! It is fast (under 30 minutes to the city), reliable and cheap (only ~ US$ 3... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lorenciosm
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed yesterday

The train travels at a rather slow pace but compared to other transit methods, it's the best. If you are in a hurry to reach Suvarnabhumi this is your best option.

Thank bunny0540
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Reviewed yesterday

My title says it all! It is fast (under 30 minutes to the city), reliable and cheap (only ~ US$ 3 per person). Don't bother taking a taxi (unless you insist) to go to the city from the airport; you know how bad road traffic...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Most convenient and cheap transport from airport to downtown. Took a taxi from airport to my hotel arriving in Bangkok and it cost way too much. I used airport link from downtown to airport and it was less time and third of what I paid...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The airport link train is fast with 2 airport stops (International and Domestic terminals) and 7 city stops to the terminus. It is good because it takes about 15 minutes and is unaffected by traffic or rain. Several of the stations are linked to either...More

Thank theeagle10
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Cheap, quick (30 minutes - end to end). Clean & modern system. Easy to navigate the stations. A little confused with the ticket machine as they will only accept one note/currency. So make sure the note is large enough to cover the fee! Other than...More

Thank david66crookes
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Trains do not come often, platforms are hot, and trains are often so crowded that you cannot even get on once the train finally comes.

Thank BangkokYogi2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You can use it when you want to go to BK center or from Center to Airport with no worry about traffic jam. The price is very cheap. (35THB). They have many station for your consider to stop some where. You can carry your big...More

Thank Dinh Cong T
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The rail link is still the cheapest way to get to the city centre from the airport. 42tbh from airport to Phaya Thai. A taxi will cost you at least 500tbh for the same journey. The carriages are spacious enough inside with some areas seat-free...More

Thank LonelyTravellerA1
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We found it a,fast and fun experience, good views and easy to use. Hold on to something or you may fall. Shows you just how big the airports are as you will see when you give them a go.

Thank Karen F
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fast and inexpensive method to and from the airport. You’ll get a small token that you use to get in this train/skytrain. Don’t loose it! Its very small and you need the token to get out at your stop. Definitely do not waste your money...More

Thank Jaime C
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Dani N
13 June 2018|
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Response from toe4 | Reviewed this property |
Correction to some earlier posts/ The Skyrail now starts at 5:30 am. The Taxis as arranged at the taxi counter at the airport charge standard fare based on where you are heading. You will not be overcharged if you use this... More
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amaliaramadhany
4 June 2018|
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Response from Aroy22 | Reviewed this property |
At this time its better to take a taxi. Yes you will get Taxi easily you may inform your hotel they can arrange at a fix price
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Tarun G
26 May 2018|
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Response from TJim60 | Reviewed this property |
Unsurprisingly, yet again Google Maps is wrong. Funny how that keeps occurring. The ARL Station at Suvarnabhumi is in the basement three floors below immigration / baggage claim. After collecting your bags, passing through... More
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