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The BTS, MRT, and Airport Rail Link will cease their services at 9.00 p.m.

BTS closes 9 p.m.

            According to Mr. Surapong Laoha-Unya, President of Bangkok Mass Transit System Public Company Limited, or the BTS SkyTrain service provider, The Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) has issued a plea for cooperation with residents in dangerous locations. Bangkok, Pathum Thani, Samut Prakan, Samut Sakhon, Nonthaburi, Nakhon Pathom, Pattani, Narathiwat, Yala, and Songkhla are the most heavily controlled and severely controlled areas. To limit the transmission of the virus, travel is forbidden between 9:00 p.m. and 4:00 a.m.

           As a result, the firm requested that the closing hour for BTS SkyTrain service at all stations on the Sukhumvit and Silom lines, as well as the Golden Line BRT express buses, be changed to 9.00 p.m. Passengers entering the train system before 9:00 p.m. will find a train to their destination at every station. Mo Chit Station will modify its closing hour to 10 p.m. on July 12, 2021, or until there is a change. The hours of operation remain the same as before. Mr. Surapong went on to say that the company has gone out of its way to take care of travellers and is willing to serve with confidence. Aware of the importance of safety for all service users, I would like to express my gratitude to medical personnel and all workers who have worked tirelessly for a long time, particularly Thai people. During this trying moment. The firm would like to thank all BTS Skytrain customers for their understanding of the need to change the operation time this time.

MRT Blue Line - Purple Line adjust time

              MRT Blue and Purple Lines, as well as all buildings and parking lots. From Monday, July 12, 2021, the store will be open till 9:00 p.m. The Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) has decided to curtail public transportation operating hours. Mr. Sak Siam Chidchob, Minister of Transport, has a policy for relevant agencies to educate the public effective from 9.00 p.m. to 04.00 a.m. in 10 provinces, including Bangkok, Nakhon Pathom, Nonthaburi, Pathum Thani, Samut Prakan, Samut Sakhon, Pattani, Yala, Narathiwat, and Songkhla. From July 12, 2021 forward

             Mr. Pakaphong Sirikantharamas, Governor of the Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand (MRTA), stated that the MRTA and Bangkok Expressway and Metro Public Company Limited (BEM), the operators of MRT trains, are ready to collaborate in implementing the government’s and the Minister of Transport’s policies. Metro Chaloem Ratchamongkhon Line (MRT Blue Line) will operate from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., and the MRT Chaloem Ratchatham Line (MRT Purple Line) will operate from 5:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (the final train arrives at the destination station at 9.00 p.m.) until further notice. change

             It is recommended that passengers check the train timetable and the last train time. From the station’s or Facebook’s announcement: MRT Bangkok Metro / Mobile Application: Bangkok MRT and the website www.bemplc.co.th, or call the call centre for further information. 00262452200. The service hours for MRTA buildings and parking lots will be changed from 5.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m. to match the train service schedule. MRTA currently has parking spaces along the lines. The MRT Blue Line comprises ten stops, each with four buildings and ten parking lots, including the Park and Ride Building at Lat Phrao. Thailand Cultural Center Station, Lak Song Station (2 structures), Parking and Ride, Huai Khwang Station, Ratchadaphisek Station, Thailand Cultural Center Station (2 yards), Rama 9 Station, Phetchaburi Station, Sukhumvit Station, Queen Sirikit National Convention Center Station (2 yards), and Samyan Station are all nearby.

            Parking spaces are available along the MRT Purple Line at four stations, including the Park and Ride Building at Khlong Bang Phai Station. Sam Yaek Bang Yai Station, Bang Rak Noi Tha It Station, and Yaek Nonthaburi 1 Station, as well as one parking spot on the Green Line, Bearing-Samut Prakan Section, namely the parking lot and ride at Kheha Station. 50 parking spots along the Mo Chit-Saphan Mai-Khu Khot Section of the MRT Green Line, which includes two stations: the Park and Ride Building, the Intersection Station, and the Khu Khot Station.

           In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, the MRTA and BEM are aware of and worried about passenger safety. We are continuing to take precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Both lines of the MRT system are tightly and continually monitored to ensure customer confidence. It also urges passengers to maintain social distance by wearing cloth masks or face masks throughout the service period, scan the Thai Chana QR Code that is stuck in the passenger car to check-in, and collaborate with personnel to verify body temperature before utilising the service for everyone’s safety. More MRTA news and information can be found at the MRTA website www.mrta.co.th, the Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand’s Facebook fan page, or the MRTA Call Center Tel. 0 2716 4044.

Sources: https://www.facebook.com/BTSSkyTrain/


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