Bangkok maps bangkok skytrain bts and metro mrt map you are prohibited to use and redistribute the materials including information, images, voice data, etc. Bangkok mrt metropolitan rapid transit is one more addition to the public transport system of the bustling asian metropolis. The mass rapid transit master plan in bangkok metropolitan region or mmap is the latest version in a series of thai government plans for the development of an urban rail transit network serving the greater bangkok area. Zooming above bangkoks traffic at a steady speed, and with connecting points to the mrt underground.
Maps depicting the local area and exit points are posted on the walls on the way out. The mrt is bangkoks metropolitan rapid transit and it. Explorebangkok bangkok bts and mrt map explorebangkok. Current status of public transportation in asean megacities. The system is an elevated system and began operations on 5 th december 1999, and presently has 2 lines which serve 34 stations. You can also download bangkok metro map pdf and print it for use in future. Mrt bangkok 2020 all you need to know before you go. Whether you need metro, train or ferry maps, tourist maps, monuments maps, neighborhood maps, bike maps and more moovit can help. The bangkok mass transit system or bts or sky train is a rapid transit system that serves bangkok, thailand. Bts, mtra and airport rail link, chao phraya express boat and saen saeb canal boat are road and both river and canal transits for solving rush hours traffic jam in bangkokthailand. The bangkok expressway and metro public company limited operate the mrt under a concession granted by mass rapid transit authority of thailand.
The mrt underground train is a great way to get around to many parts of the city. The bts skytrain runs through all important downtown disctricts and major transport hubs in bangkok, from mo chit to on nut sukhumvit line and national stadium to wongwian yai silom line. Patpong, nana plaza and soi cowboy click on the map below to view a larger version. I was born and raised in kuala lumpur, malaysia but now live in bangkok, thailand, resulted from a chance encounter in 2009 with my whyareyouthai bf. Featuring practical travel help with map routes, how to use the tickets and much more. Many of the bigger lines are already being built so id say by 20152016 we should. Zooming above bangkok s traffic at a steady speed, and with connecting points to the mrt underground. Bangkokguide 2 money 3 communication 4 holidays 5 transportation 6 food 9 eventsduringtheyear 10 thingstodo 11 dosanddonots 12 activities 17 emergencycontacts policeemergencynumber. Bangkok metro mrt map with information about its route lines, timings, tickets, fares, stations and official websites. The remains of the failed oject can still be seen all the way from the main railroad station out towards don mueang airport. Metro train system mrt bts arl in bangkok thailand.
Marvel at the gleaming temples, catch a tuk tuk through bustling chinatown or take a longtail boat through floating markets. Finally, a mostly accurate map of bangkoks transit future greg. Note that trains can get pretty full during peak hours from 7am to 9am and from 4pm to 7pm as the bts has also become the choice mode of transportation for people living and working in bangkok. The metropolitan rapid transit, commonly known as mrt, is the underground rapid transit system serving the centre of bangkok. A recognised and respected hospitality brand serving international visitors and discerning local patrons for more than a quartercentury, the rembrandt offers premium 4star quality, comfort and convenient heartofthecity accessibility that makes it the ideal home and office awayfromhome landing spot both holidaymakers and business travellers. Over the past few years ive become quite interested in what lies behind the scenes in bangkok, most especially the plans for the citys transit system. Bangkok has a rapidly expanding mass transit system to help you get around the city quickly. Mrt and lrt lines a possible solution to heavy traffic in order to overcome jakartas traffic jams, the government is planning to construct an mrt system with a total track length of 117. Bangkok metro mrt map, lines, route, hours, tickets. Bts map 2015 pdf, bangkok sky train opening times, bangkok bts mrt. Couples that want to organize a romantic vacation in an exotic setting are recommended to pay attention to chatrium residence sathon bangkok. Bangkok skytrain getting around bangkok bts sala daeng. Conveniently connected with other mass transit systems, mrt is a convenient way to travel around bangkok as this metro system helps to escape busy traffic in thailands capital. It was drafted under the care of the office of transport and traffic policy and planning otp of the ministry of transport.
If youre planning a trip to bangkok, then you should consider the easiest way to get around, which is the bangkok metro or the mrt. Less than 10 minutes between trains during offpeak hours. Heres what bangkoks transport map will look like in 2020 bk. Being one of bangkoks heavy mass rapid transit, the m. The urban transport development partnership utdp is a cooperation framework joined by the asian development bank, the french development agency, the japan bank for international cooperation, and the world bank group. This application is not official application of smrt singapore mass rapid transit or lta land transport authority. Now grab your bangkok map and let bts and mrt take you to bangkoks coolest places like. Great free travel guide on how to use the mrt train in bangkok, thailand. Bangkok metro mrt map with information about its route lines, timings, tickets, fares, stations. The existing train routes are embarrassingly inadequate for a city the size of bangkok, but there are big plans in place. Moovit has easytodownload transportation maps in pdf format from around the world. Finally, a mostly accurate map of bangkoks transit future. During my 8 days in bkk, i rode the mrt at all sorts of timeshours and never had a problem. Free bangkok mrt train map for everyday reference or tourist use.
Strategic urban transport policy directions for bangkok. Mrt links central bangkok with important areas of the city making it very useful for. What you have to know about bangkok metro mrt mrt, the bangkok subway has two lines. Bangkok sky train bts map with information about its route lines. Large bangkok maps for free download and print high. Bangkok metro mrt map with information about its route lines. Bangkok is a city of contrasts with action at every turn. Bts, mtra and airport rail link, chao phraya express boat and saen saeb canal boat are road and both river and canal transits for solving rush hours traffic jam in bangkok thailand. The metropolitan rapid transit or mrt is a mass rapid transit system serving the bangkok.
Where to find maps for public transportation in bangkok. I am a strong advocate for independent and solo travel. This file is licensed under the creative commons attributionshare alike 3. The system is owned by bangkok metropolitan administration bma mass rapid transit authority of thailand and is. Meanwhile, the mrt blue lines second extension, which heads north. Bangkok mrt map updated 2019 click on image to enlarge.
The mass rapid transit authority of thailand mrt line extension from bang sue to tao poon station will connect directly with the purple line. Three years ago, the bma put out a map predicting what bangkoks transport. Bangkok sky train bts map, lines, route, hours, tickets. The official map from bangkok metro site is kind of sad. Trains run a few minutes apart, they get you to your destination quickly, they are clean, efficient and value for money. It is located in the middle of a beautiful tropic garden, where among lush greenery guests of the hotel will find beautiful swimming pools. Whether you need metro, train or ferry maps, tourist maps, monuments.
Chaloem ratchamongkhon line the mrt system has become the first metro in thailand because its initial system section of hua lamphong to bang sue is the first railway system in thailand that kept on underground level. Tickets are bought in the form of tokens from machines at the stations. It aims to support the royal government of thailand to address the urban transport development issues in the bangkok region. Include the latest canberra mrt station opened on 2 nov 2019 latest updated version. Bangkok has numerous areas of interest to tourists see our quick guides to each bangkok area to help you get a sense of what you can find in each district. The system map of bangkok rail transit network version 6. Search traffic now statistics layers map satellite hybrid panoramas 0. The metropolitan rapid transit or mrt is a mass rapid transit system serving the bangkok metropolitan region in thailand. Are you visiting bangkok and want to have an offline map to view without internet connectivity. Am planning to stay near bts nana station and would like to use the public transport service for my trip during the mid of july 2015. Bangkok skytrain bts and mrt map thaiways magazine. Another map showing the bangkok mass transit master plan is also. View our bangkok bts and mrt map to plan your trip and read our quick guides to each bangkok area to help you decide where to go. The mrt route of bangkok map is displayed in the map.
The mrt system comprises two heavy rail lines, with a further three lines one heavy rail line and two monorail lines currently under construction and due to open in 2021. Rembrandt sukhumvit rembrandt hotel bangkok official. Officials say handout budget ample the finance ministry says the governments planned budget allocation of 550 billion baht to finance a monthly. Getting smart with travel pass not your typical tourist. Travel opens up a whole new world, which is cliche but true. Due to the asian financial crisis of 1997 construction was halted and the concrete pillars were left unused. Especially, when you consider the terrible bkk traffic, which can effect taxis. Bangkok welcomes more visitors than any other city in the world and it doesnt take long to realize why. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in. Bangkok skytrainmrt map ready to print or download. A new train arrives every 36 minutes or so between 6. The blue line is the most interesting for tourist in bangkok since it goes to hua lamphong, bangkok main train station, chinatown wat mangkon station, grand palace, wat phra kaew and wat pho sanam chai. Company limited becl and the bangkok metro public company limted bmcl, in 2015 and holds.400 1422 782 869 552 228 691 855 451 1336 1066 406 10 1271 559 344 1214 1229 328 744 442 61 641 1151 662 1006 24 705 87 765 457 1020 942