We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

BTS Skytrain

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Book In Advance
All photos (5,008)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“rabbit”(963 reviews)
“day pass”(1,286 reviews)
“air conditioned”(1,974 reviews)
Bangkok’s answer to mass transit started operating in December 1999 and is a convenient and useful way of getting around the city.
Open Now
Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
See all hours
Bangkok, Thailand
Downtown Bangkok
(66) 2617 7340-1
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience BTS Skytrain
from $71.55
More Info
from $13.72
More Info
Reviews (45,417)
Filter reviews
30,300 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews rabbit day pass air conditioned ticket machine rush hour train system mode of transport during peak hours bangkok traffic stuck in traffic traffic jam public transport buy tickets tuk tuk bts card coins
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 30,300 reviews
Reviewed today

Train is a bit slow-moving. Otherwise, it is well organised. Easy to buy ticket from Ticket booth, wait not too long. Using the Ticket machines a bit more tricky due to change required (coins). Beats the traffic during the rush hour especially town centre where...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 399antoinek
Reviewed today

140 for a day pass was exceptional. Air conditioning was good and there was no litter or mess on the tube. All tubes were fairly regular.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Andrew W
Reviewed today

EAsy way to reach your destination in less time. Approachable to all major stations. Cheap n best for everyone.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank msmani67
Reviewed yesterday

Skytrain is a better choice to get around busy Bangkok. You can hop in hop off this skytrain from one location to the next. It is in the expansion phase so traveller can move around at most area of Bangkok and suburb. It also connects...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank zooper3311
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's the most convenient and quick means of travel in downtown Bangkok. It is very economical and all the shopping malls are well connected. We always use it when we are in Bangkok.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Anil K
Reviewed yesterday

This is the best choice to travel in Bangkok many tourist you have to take your coin to the machine for ticket.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Pragorn P
Reviewed yesterday

quick easy sky train to and from airport , views from it excellent as passing area,s below. very clean and fast. also cheap. also good connections from places it stops at.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mossycheshire
Reviewed yesterday

The BTR offers 2 lines that transverse the major areas of interest in Bangkok. Quick, easy, cheap comfortable and reliable.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pkb54
Reviewed yesterday

Was told to use this to get around Bangkok and after sitting in traffic for the first week I decided to give it a go. Really a very quick way of getting around this congested city. You can only seem to buy one way tickets...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank prscullion
Reviewed yesterday

Excellent way to get around. Costs are fixed so no opportunity to get ripped off :) Easy access to most places that I needed to get to.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank reshma m
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 975 nearby hotels
The St. Regis Bangkok
2,701 reviews
.02 miles away
Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel
2,820 reviews
.06 miles away
Hansar Bangkok Hotel
3,172 reviews
.08 miles away
Grande Centre Point Hotel Ratchadamri
1,852 reviews
.12 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 12,999 nearby restaurants
399 reviews
.04 miles away
627 reviews
.05 miles away
Jojo at The St. Regis Bangkok
559 reviews
.01 miles away
The St Regis Bar
229 reviews
.01 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,547 nearby attractions
Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine)
2,553 reviews
.19 miles away
ELEMIS Spa Bangkok
30 reviews
.02 miles away
Rouge by Hansar
8 reviews
.05 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
January 10, 2019|
Response from gogycon | Reviewed this property |
sorry, but at first BTS station which is Mo chit.
Matt T
January 3, 2019|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from gogycon | Reviewed this property |
no info
December 27, 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Annand C | Reviewed this property |
From Pratunam, walk towards Central Dept store and across you will find the BTS station. Take the BTS to Saphin Taksin. Get on a river boat and you will have access to all the places you want to visit.