Suvarnabhumi International Airport is the first airport of Bangkok and welcomes direct flights from the world’s major cities. It is located about 40 minutes drive from the city center and taxis are available whatever the time of arrival or departure.
Located in the North of Bangkok, Don Mueang International Airport hosts a majority of low cost airlines making many of South East Asia’s top destinations only a few hours away from Bangkok. Taxis or a private transfer with the limousine of this Bangkok hotel are the easiest ways to get to and from this airport.
The Airport Link offers a quick transport from Suvarnabhumi International Airport to the city center. 8 different stops are made on the city line ending at PhayaThai stations and a direct service to Makkasan is offered on the Express line.
BTS SKY TRAIN
Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square is located at the main crossroads of the fast BTS sky train system, the quickest and most convenient way to get around in the city. This Bangkok hotel is thus the best place to start discovering the city.
This underground way of transport is an ideal alternative for locations not covered by the BTS Skytrain. It links with this latest at Asoke and Sala Dang stations.
Meter-taxi or fixed fares taxis are available throughout the city and offer a relatively cheap way of transport. Do not forget that traffic jams are consequent in the city especially during rush hours and that your journey schedule might be affected.
Tuk-Tuk is the signature transport of Bangkok! They can however be more expensive compared to regular taxi but offer a great dose of adventure and fun! To be experienced at least once during your stay!
The Chao Praya river and the small canals across the city can be explored with boats of different sizes and allow to skip the city traffic jams. Enjoy the ride in itself and don’t forget your camera.