Welcome you to our new high-technology and the biggest international airport, namely Suvarnabhumi (pronounced su-wan-na-poom) International Airport . The airport is located in Racha Thewa in Bang Phli district, Samut Prakan Province, about 25 kilometers east of Bangkok. The name Suvarnabhumi means "the golden land", specifically referring to the continental Indochina. It is consisting of the tallest control tower (132 m.), the largest single building and airport terminal (563,000 m≤) in the world at the time of its completion in 2006. The airport will replace the current Bangkok International Airport as Bangkok's primary airport for all commercial airline flights since 28 September 2006 onwards.
For further information, please contact Suvarnabhumi International Airport Tel : (66-2) 132-3888 or website : www.suvarnabhumiairport . com
In addition, since Phuket airport is an international airport, almost 50 scheduled airlines offering direct flights from major cities worldwide as Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Japan and Europe. You can make the direct flight without overnight in Bangkok.
The most convenient way of reaching Phuket is abroad daily Thai Airways flights which make the Bangkok-Phuket journey in 1 hr 10 min. All flight updated schedules are able to search at www.thaiairways.com.
or call Thai Airways Reservation at (66-2) 356-1111
Besides, Air Asia and Nok Air that are the low-cost airlines also operate their flights between Bangkok and Phuket.
For flight schedules, please contact Air Asia at (66-2) 515-9999 or Nok Air at 1318.
You can also take the daily 25-minute Bangkok Airways flight to and from Koh Samui, on the other side of the peninsula.