The following references cover mere tourist impressions of the Bangkok Train System (BTS), news articles that may be of historical interest, and guides instructing how to actually use the BTS.
Srinakarin Train Market (Talat Rot Fai), the second largest market in Bangkok is an area catered for young, Thai hipster hangout. … We took BTS to On Nut station for its night market and massage street (150 baht per hour).
Publish Date: 05/08/2014 0:19
BTS Sky Train, Bangkok, Thailand. One of the best and easiest way to travel within the Bangkok City proper is BTS Sky Train. No traffic and you can make it sure that you will arrive to your destination on time. Posted by Ooze …
Publish Date: 04/27/2014 3:08
MTS – Bangkok @ Thailand en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bangkok_Skytrain.
Publish Date: 11/26/2013 0:00
“As many passengers have requested that the BTS should start the service before 6am, we have decided to answer the demands and convenience our passengers,” said Surapong Loranya, director of Bangkok Mass Transit …
Publish Date: 02/16/2014 23:38
Billboards and highways and mass transit, big buildings and urban sprawl. The mass transit is, in a word, impressive. The BTS Sky Train, Bangkok’s metro train service, covers the whole city. The trains are immaculate and run …
Publish Date: 05/11/2014 16:06
Bangkok actually has a pretty exceptional transit system, with a heavy rail subway, elevated light rapid transit (BTS), and extensive bus services. Unfortunately, tourists rarely use these excellent transit systems, and mostly rely …
Publish Date: 04/15/2014 14:58
The BTS Route Map. This BTS Route Map shows how the BTS intersects with other public transportation. It includes the Airport Rail Link, the MRT (Mass Rapid Transit) subway, State Railway Line, the BRT (Bus Rapid Transit) …
Publish Date: 04/25/2014 12:25
Bangkok is one of the busiest cities in Southeast Asia, with population arround 14 millions in its metropolis area. Transportation plays a vital part in the daily lives of all of Bangkok’s residents and commuting workers, and traffic …
Publish Date: 03/10/2014 22:09
ABOUT BANGKOK, THAILAND Timezone : UTC+07:00 Currency: Thai Baht (THB) Visa: Not required for Malaysian Plug adapter: GETTING THERE Went to Bangkok by Air Asia. … You can either take the skytrain a.k.a BTS, MRT, Taxi (make sure to ask the driver to turn on the meter), Tuk Tuk (make sure to confirm on the price before going in), Chao Phraya Express Boat or walking especially in Khao San area … Please take note of the last train or boat service.
Publish Date: 05/08/2014 20:53
Despite the high cost of living that comes with life in this City of Angels, it comes with some tolerance for regular inconvenience, like disrupted BTS service again and again and again. Chaos ensued along that train through the …
Publish Date: 03/19/2014 2:16
One of the services that will utilise the expanded facilities at Bang Sue is the aforementioned metre-gauge Red Line, which is operated by State Railway of Thailand (SRT). The 15.3km first phase … Laoha-Unya told IRJ that BTS, in addition to exploring international opportunities (see panel), is also hopeful of winning other operations contracts in Bangkok, with the government set to implement many of the lines as PPP operating concessions. “In 2013 we became the …
Publish Date: 03/11/2014 4:39
The crowds this morning on the BTS were insane. This was the 8th train in a row which I could not board because the passengers were packed in like sardines.
Publish Date: 10/08/2008 4:46
Main advantage staying at Bangkok hostels near BTS in Silom, Sathorn is, well, location and ease of transportation. Silom is a nice area geared towards tourists but a bit less crazy comparing with Khao San Road. To classify the main touristic …
Publish Date: 05/09/2014 13:25
Here in Singapore, we only have taxis, MRT and buses. Motorcycle are for private use and not meant to be operated to provide ferrying services. Anyway, I wanna share about the Sky Train that’s run by BTS (Bangkok Mass …
Publish Date: 05/17/2013 14:33
Bangkok skytrain and subway facilities for the disabled facilitate travel by the disabled with lifts and access ramps at the various skytrain and subway stations. … At these seven stations, there are lifts to give access from the road level up to the ticketing levels and the train platforms. Suvarnabhumi Airport Link – facilities for disabled. Here are … The extension to the Sukhumvit line from E9 On Nut to E14 Bearing commenced services on 12 August 2011. All the stations along this new …
Publish Date: 10/11/2005 14:33 [Ignore this date — the article is current into 2013 as of this May 18, 2014, post edit of my own. -Garnet Barcelo]
We were cruising along on our way home and I was thinking this taxi thing was so convenient and inexpensive that I wondered if we’d ever even venture onto Bangkok’s BTS Sky Train, the city’s metro system. Then all of the …
Publish Date: 05/12/2014 7:31
… BTS to explore the city and when you are going out in the evening. Some offices and companies also offer their employees free transportation to and from work to make sure that everyone is ready to start their day on time and without feeling stressed. … The MRT is considered a service that’s complementary to the BTS, although it’s typically used more for the residential/commuter passengers. The subway and the Skytrain are also more reliable. Let’s say you have a …
Publish Date: 09/28/2013 21:19
The BTS Skytrain is the safest, most comfortable and convenient way to get around Bangkok. In service since December 5, 1999, it has transformed the face of public transportation in the Thai capital, for the first time offering …
Publish Date: 05/14/2011 2:49
Suvarnabhumi Train to Bangkok City / BTS / Underground. in BKK-Public-Transport. One thing I have to tell you … I LOVE THIS TRAIN. This is so convenient, to get into Bangkok-City now – at such an affordable price.
Publish Date: 05/21/2013 21:31
BANGKOK, 5 December 2013 (NNT) â€” Bangkok Metropolitan Administration(BMA) is extending the BTS Skytrain service on Silom Line to cover Wutthakat and Bang Wa stations today. Bangkok governor M.R. Sukhumbhand …
Publish Date: 12/05/2013 8:16
The BTS Skytrain advised the passengers to use the other public transportation during the rectification of their network problem. Meanwhile JS100, the Bangkok traffic radio, reported that the traffic was jammed around the …
Publish Date: 12/23/2013 19:24
BTS Sky train. this is a train service that runs through many parts of the city. Bangkok – Nana BTS station Bangkok – Nana BTS station. It runs on tracks above the streets. The fares start at 10 baht for a single journey. Take the …
Publish Date: 12/30/2012 14:00
The BTS train station is a very cheap and easy way to get around Bangkok. It’s clean and has air conditioning that you will enjoy on the very hot days. Here’s how you take the train: 1. Get coins The ticket machine only takes …
Publish Date: 01/03/2014 18:53
THAILAND: The cabinet has approved Ministry of Finance loans to Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand for the construction of three SkyTrain lines…
Publish Date: 04/17/2014 7:12
The Bangkok Mass Transit System Public Company Limited, which operates the BTS skytrain system, has announced will increase the frequency of its train services to every two and a half minutes (from normally every three …
Publish Date: 01/12/2014 23:20
BTS plans to transfer the three-car Siemens trains to the Sukhumvit route once the fleet of 12 four-car trains being delivered by CNR Changchun Railway Vehicles Co is in full service on the Silom Line in December.
Publish Date: 10/11/2010 5:54
In order to provide comprehensive service to Bangkok residents, an extension to BTS train service from On Nut station to Soi Bearing in Samut Prakan is officially opened on 12th August 2011 to celebrate Her Majesty the …
Publish Date: 09/22/2011 3:48
Bangkok BTS – intercity train service – skytrain
Rob Lewis Uploaded on 19 Dec 2006
Shot Nov. 2006 in Bangkok Thailand.