Tags : Traffic Jam


Heavy rain in greater Bangkok causes traffic congestion

BANGKOK (NNT) – Commuters in Bangkok were faced with flooded streets and traffic congestion this morning, after many areas were lashed by heavy rains last night. The Meteorological Department warns people in the Central, lower Northern and lower North-Eastern regions to brace for further heavy downpours. Rain started falling in Bangkok at around 2 a.m. […]Read More


Buddhist Lent Exodus Causes Traffic Congestion

BANGKOK, July 4 (TNA) – Exodus to the North and the Northeast caused traffic congestion from early morning as people went on vacation during the extended holiday before the Buddhist Lent. For the four-day holiday, the cabinet ordered the Highways Department to waive tolls on Highway 7 (Bangkok-Chon Buri) and Highway 9 (Bangkok’s eastern ring […]Read More


Traffic congested as 22 tonnes of steel bars spill from

Drivers were caught in a huge traffic jam on Rama II highway on Thursday morning after about 22 tonnes of steel bars fell from a trailer truck in Samut Sakhon’s Muang district. Police said the accident happened at 8am on the outbound Rama II highway at the kilometre marker No 18+551 near the bridge over […]Read More


Road Safety Centre Opened as Mass Exodus Begins

BANGKOK, April 10 (TNA) – The Interior Minister presided over the opening of the Road Safety Centre, set up during the Songkran Thai New Year holiday to prevent and cut the number of road accidents. The centre will operate from April 11-17 when a mass exodus of people travel home upcountry for the Thai New […]Read More


New Year Holiday Exodus Begins in Thailand

BANGKOK, DEC 27 (TNA) – Migrant workers and New Year revellers in Thailand make early departure from Bangkok on their journeys to tourist spots and hometown to avoid traffic congestions during the New Year holidays. The New Year exodus started early ahead of official New Year holiday which begins on Saturday, prompting traffic police and […]Read More


Bangkok hit by freak rains

Traffic snarls hit several Bangkok roads after the capital was hit by freak rains at noon on Saturday. Heavy rains were reported in several parts of the city, including Huay Kwang, Sutthisarn, and Ratchadapisek. Full story: The Nation By The NationRead More


Long weekend causes Isaan congestion

The northeast has suffered heavy congestion at the start of the four-day vacation. Jams were reported on the Mitraparp Highway in Nakhon Ratchasima on Friday on a 30km-long section between Tambon Thab Kwang of Saraburi’s Kaeng Khoi district and Tambon Pak Chong of Nakhon Ratchasima’s Pak Chong district and 10km between Tambon Nong Sarai in […]Read More


Traffic congestion across Thailand as new school term begins

UTHAI THANI, 16th May 2018 (NNT) – Traffic jams have been reported in many parts of the country as students start their new school semester today. In Uthai Thani province, many parents took their children to Anuban Muang Uthai Thani School this morning. The school provides education to students from kindergarten to primary levels. Parents […]Read More