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Bangkok Airways

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4.0 of 5 stars 112 ratings 81% recommend

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4.0 of 5 stars Value
4.0 of 5 stars Check-in experience
4.0 of 5 stars Punctuality
4.0 of 5 stars Baggage handling
3.0 of 5 stars Seat comfort
4.0 of 5 stars In-flight service
2.0 of 5 stars In-flight amenities
4.0 of 5 stars Reasonableness of fees

About Bangkok Airways

Bangkok Airways is a regional airline headquartered in Bangkok, Thailand. Founded in 1968 as Sahakol Air, it changed its name to Bangkok Airways in 1986. The airline operates its hub at Suvarnabhumi International Airport and provides service to more than 15 domestic and international destinations. Bangkok Airways describes itself as a boutique airline, with the goal of being a credible and trustworthy airline, yet modern and trendy at the same time.

Class of Service

Bangkok Airways provides up to two classes of service on its flights.

Blue Ribbon Club

Blue Ribbon Club passengers enjoy dedicated check-in counters, an additional baggage allowance, lounge access, wide and spacious seating and complimentary meal and beverage service, featuring Thai, Asian and Western dishes.

Economy Class

Economy Class passengers enjoy complimentary meal and beverage service.

Food and Drink

Complimentary meal and beverage service is provided to all passengers on Bangkok Airways' flights. On longer flights,all passengers have a choice of meal options. Blue Ribbon Club passengers enjoy a wide variety of menu selections,including Thai, Asian and Western dishes.

View Bangkok Airways seat maps at SeatGuru.com.

Aircraft seat map

The Fleet

The Bangkok Airways fleet includes the following aircraft types:

A319 and A320
Bangkok Airways operates approximately ten A319s and A320s in its fleet, and they are configured with one or two classes of service.
ATR 72-500
There are more than 5 ATR 72s in Bangkok Airways' fleet, and they can seat up to 70 passengers.

Partner Airlines

Bangkok Airways has codeshare agreements with several airlines, including the following:

  • airberlin
  • Air France
  • Etihad Airways
  • EVA Air
  • KLM
  • Thai Airways

Customer Loyalty Program

FlyerBonus is the frequent flyer loyalty program of Bangkok Airways.

  • You can earn points by flying Bangkok Airways and its airline partners.
  • Points can also be accrued by purchasing products or services from numerous participating hotel, car and retail partners and by using an affiliated credit card.
  • Points can be redeemed for travel and other awards.
  • Points are valid until the end of the third calendar year after they are earned.
  • Membership levels are Priority and Premier. Priority is the entry level for all FlyerBonus members. Premier level is attained by collecting 250 flight qualifying points within one calendar year
    • Priority members enjoy an additional baggage allowance. Premier members enjoy an additional baggage allowance,lounge access and priority on the waitlist.
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