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very easy to go everywhere

we stayed in Four point by Sheraton next to the station, it is so easy for us to take the MRT go... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
EDNG333
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Western Australia, Australia
Great way to get around most times less busy than the sky train

If possible I prefer to use MRT it can be less packed than the Skytrain ( except at peak times... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
15colino69
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

we stayed in Four point by Sheraton next to the station, it is so easy for us to take the MRT go for shopping .....

Thank EDNG333
Reviewed 5 days ago

If possible I prefer to use MRT it can be less packed than the Skytrain ( except at peak times ,) very easy to use machines have English language , just buy a token and go

Thank 15colino69
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most tourists travelling to Bangkok have heard of, or are familiar with Bangkok's Skytrain - The BTS. But if you are not quite so familiar with the MRT - it is definitely worth checking up on. Check the route and the stations. It can save...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is safe, you must go through the metal detectors and let you beg be inspected if needed. there will be many people depending on the stations, thus be mindful of your surrounding. A lot of places of interest that you can go to via...More

Thank Nurul Husna A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Public transit is the way to go in Bangkok. MRT and BTS can take you pretty much anywhere in the city. Stops are announced in Thai and English.

Thank Coastal588341
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The MRT is newer than the overhead sky train and benefits form air conditioning on the platforms, wider stations and convenience of access with escalators on almost all entry points. I travelled with my parents in their 70s, and they found this aspect much better...More

Thank Phill G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Public transportation in Bangkok improves a lot for the past few years. MRT and BTS are connected in many stations. To orientate yourself well, make sure you study the traffic plan ahead. If you are not so familiar with the ticket machine, there is also...More

Thank TravelMania2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very similar to Japanese subway. Arrows on the ground where to line up to board the train. Very clean and very efficient. Trains every 3-5 mins when there. At end of line stops, train cleaned before passengers can board. Children over 140cms tall pay as...More

Thank Matthew T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Punctual, clean, not overcrowded and inexpensive. A very good way to move in a city where traffic jams are permanent.

Thank Joao_FGR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bangkok's MRT is a great way to get around the system. It's punctual, regular, clean and inexpensive. The MRT has a broad network that gets you to most of the city's main attractions.

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Silom
Despite the lack of any major tourist attractions,
this lively neighborhood is a favorite of many.
Whether it's the (somewhat naughty) nightlife of Soi
Patpong, the various handicraft night markets or the
plethora of dining options that tickle your fancy, a
night out in Silom is a must on every itinerary. It's
worth a stop during daytime, too: join office workers
on a quest to tasty street food during lunch and shop
...More
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rashidahx
27 July 2018|
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Response from KeithDPotts | Reviewed this property |
Siam Niramit is a fine show and not far from an MRT station (Thailand Cultural Centre station). The weekend market at Chatuchak Market is near Mo Chit station. Also the Saphan Taksin station is near the river where you... More
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ThuhaT7
14 February 2018|
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Response from Bob B | Reviewed this property |
For all trips within Thailand from Don or Swampy airports there are several ways to travel. The easiest and most expensive is to take a Taxi from the airport. The next is to take MRT and a Train and a Bus. I dont recommend... More
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es786
16 August 2017|
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Response from AungMyo S | Reviewed this property |
There are new sky train project under construction works and which will connects to Dumouang International Airport and Bangkok thus new part of Bangkok can seen then. Actually, MRT is running underground and BTS is skyway... More
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