Bangkok Airways to launch the new direct flights Chiang Mai to Krabi and Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang (Laos)

Chiang Mai, February 28th, 2019 (Today) – Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited, led by Mr. Varong Israsena Na Ayudhya, Vice President – Sales (4th from right) and Ms. Pakkanan Winijchai, Director – Tourism Authority of Thailand (Chiang Mai Office) (3rd from right) organized the press conference of “Bangkok Airways new direct flight from Chiang Mai-Krabi and Chiang Mai – Luang Prabang (Laos)”. The press conference was also attended by Mrs. Chanthip Thongkanya, Vice President – Office of President (4th from left) at Time Riverfront Cuisine & Bar, Na Nirand Romantic Boutique Resort Chiang Mai.

Chiang Mai – Krabi (One-way) service will begin with a three-flight-per-week operation (Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday) during 31 March – 29 April and will be adjusted to a daily flight from 30 April 2019 onwards. The airline will use a 144-seater Airbus A319 aircraft to service this route. The outbound flight PG246 will depart Chiang Mai International Airport at 12:00hrs and arrive Krabi International Airport at 13:55hrs. These services will start from 31st March 2019 onwards.

Chiang Mai – Luang Prabang (Laos) (Round-Trip) services will be operated three flights a week (Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday) with a 70-seater ATR 72-600 aircraft. The outbound flight PG983 will depart Chiang Mai International Airport at 16:30hrs and arrive Luang Prabang International Airport at 17:45hrs. The inbound flight PG984 will depart Luang Prabang International Airport 18.30hrs and arrive Chiang Mai International Airport at 19:45hrs. These services will start from 2nd April 2019 onwards.

For reservations, passengers can contact Bangkok Airways 24hrs Call Center at 1771 or simply go to www.bangkokair.com for more information.


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