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Thai AirAsia to Resume Flights from Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi Airport

Thai AirAsia will resume flights from its operational base at Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) next month.

The airline will operate flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai, Nan, Phuket and Nakhon Si Thammarat starting 1 November, and to Chiang Rai and Krabi starting 19 November.

In the coming weeks, Thai AirAsia will operate 60 flights per day to 23 destinations via 36 routes.

Thai AirAsia will resume flights from its operational base at Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) next month. The airline will operate flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai, Nan, Phuket and Nakhon Si Thammarat starting 1 November, and to Chiang Rai and Krabi starting 19 November. Click to enlarge.

Santisuk Klongchaiya, AirAsia Thailand Chief Executive Officer, said that the policy to reopen the nation from 1 November 2021 is a positive signal for the tourism industry, noting that over the past two months, AirAsia has witnessed continual growth in travel demand and the number of passengers booking each flight.

These developments have prompted the airline to resume more routes and further increase flight frequencies in time for the peak travel season during the final quarter of the year, Mr. Santisuk said. We are confident that the period of recovery is dawning for the aviation and tourism industries as there is much pent up demand for air travel which has been building for a long time now. As such, AirAsia has decided to reinstate flights from its Suvarnabhumi Airport base and relaunch six popular routes this November. Just in time for the third phase of the We Travel Together campaign and in line with the governments plan to adjust quarantine terms and conditions for foreign travelers from countries matched the governments health and safety criteria, that have been fully vaccinated.

Flight capacity is expected to rise to a maximum of 85% by December 2021, before increasing to 100% in January 2022.

Our airline is continuing to work diligently alongside relevant agencies to provide confidence to customers. All flights and contact surfaces are regularly disinfected and all of our staff have been vaccinated and regularly undergo COVID19 testing. We support use of the Digital Health Pass to facilitate quick and contactless presentation of travel documents using the Mor Prom application, added Mr. Santisuk.

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