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Bangkok Skytrain elevated rapid transit system. Photo: Ilya Plekhanov.


BANGKOK, 29th August 2017 (NNT) –Bangkok Mass Transit System (BTS) has announced an increase in fares on both the Sukhumvit and Silom lines from 15-42 baht to 16-44 baht starting this October 1.

President of BTS Surapong Laoha-anya said today that from October 1, 2017 onward, the company will be increasing the fares on 23.5 kilometers of its rail network. The distance, which includes both the Sukhumvit line from Mo Chit to On Nut and the Silom line from the National Sports Stadium to Taksin Bridge, will see fares increase from 15-42 baht to 16-44 baht. The hike does not extend to additional stations on both lines.

Full story: NNT

Reporter: Itiporn Lakarnchua
National News Bureau Of Thailand


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