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View Full Version : Don Mueang Airport Closed Suvarnabhumi Airport Open



Kanok Karn
28th October 2011, 10:14
Bangkok is served by 2 airports. Suvarnabhumi Airport is the main gateway to Thailand with 120 international and domestic airlines, remains open. It is operating normally and handling around 76 flights per hour including all scheduled international arrivals and departures.

Suvarnabhumi Airport is also the main connector for international visitor arrivals to transfer to and from domestic flights serving tourist destinations throughout Thailand such as Phuket, Chiang Ma,i and Surat Thani. All domestic flights are also operating as per usual.

Don Mueang Airport is located about 30 kilometers northeast of Suvarnabhumi Airport, is closed until November 1st due to flooding. The two domestic airlines operating from Don Mueang, which are Nok Air and Orient Thai Airlines, have temporarily switched their operations to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

Useful contact numbers:
Nok Air: 1318 or +66 (0) 2900 9955
Orient Thai Airlines: 1126
Suvarnabhumi Airport Call Center: +66 (0) 2132 1888