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Their Majesties officially open MRT Blue Line

Their Majesties also took a ride on the new line from Sanam Chai to Laksong stations which covers a distance of 11 kilometres. Thousands of well-wishers turned up to greet them along the route. The extension, which is officially named “Chalerm Rachamongkol” by HM the King, covers a total distance of 16 kilometres. Full story: […]Read More


Blue Line from Hua Lamphong to Bang Khae launched for

Bangkok Expressway started a 3 month trial run of the extension of the Blue Line train service from Hua Lamphong station to Bang Khae station on Thursday, according to the Ministry of Transport. The Blue Line, between Taopoon terminal and Bang Kae is expected to be launched at the end of this month. Another extension […]Read More


Blue Line Extension to Operate Commercially in September

BANGKOK, March 12 (TNA) – The construction of the MRT Blue Line electric railway extension from Hua Lamphong to Lak Song section has been completed and the test run, free rides for the public is expected in July before commercial operation in September. The Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand (MRTA)’s governor, Pakapong Sirikantaramas said […]Read More


Cabinet delays BEM Blue Line fare adjustment

BANGKOK, 6th June 2018 (NNT) – Bangkok Expressway and Metro Public Company Limited (BEM) has been ordered by the Cabinet to hold off on adjusting fares on its Chalermrachamongkol or Blue Line. BEM earlier announced it would be increasing fares on the electric train line starting on July 3, with prices to rise to between […]Read More


Cabinet to consider construction of Blue Line railway next month

BANGKOK, 31 March 2016 (NNT) – The Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Policy Committee is set to propose to the Cabinet the construction of the Blue Line railway services next month. Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak said during the PPP Policy Committee meeting that the Cabinet has already approved the Pink and Yellow Lines. The Pink and […]Read More


Bangkok’s Blue Line electric train project set to begin in

BANGKOK, 14 September 2014 (NNT) – The Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand (MRTA) is expediting the “Blue Line” electric train project from Tha Phra – Phutthamonthon Sai 4. The project’s auctions are expected to begin in 2016. MRTA Governor Yongsit Rotesrikul said the MRTA had allocated budget of around 40 million baht to study […]Read More