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Reviewed yesterday

when you need to go somewhere the skytrain doesn't the MRT might get you there. Only needed it a couple of times but very handy.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank David B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Getting around in Bangkok in a car is such a pain especially during peak hours. MRT definitely saves a lot of time and is cheap. The trains are very clean and it’s quite quick to get to places. Would definitely recommend.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

From Chatuchak weekend market to the old Hualamphong railway station close to Chinatown the metro forms a big loop connecting 3 times with the skytrain track. The journey can be quite crowded, nobody feels obliged to give a seat for any reason, the air conditioning...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Heli P
Reviewed 3 days ago

I also said this with the BTS and the Airport Rail Link. Bangkoks rail systems are very fast, reliable, and very cheap. you can get anywhere in the city in very little time.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jordan H
Reviewed 5 days ago

The underground version of the Sky train, going to differing places. Easy to use and even gave us a senior discount without asking. Gr8

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank anhonestjoe
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a must if you are visiting Bangkok. It's cheap, and avoids the CLUSTER of traffic that is at all hours. What should be a 15 minute drive is often 30-45. The train is consistent and very frequent...I'd recommend it over other modes if...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MattyDoesWorld
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a pleasure travelling on the MRT if only to escape the high humidity in the City. The MRT is incredibly clean, cool and efficient, but do expect long walking distances when interchanging between lines. You can travel preactically anywhere for S$1.50 including to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank O9205YLcharlesk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Subway Train is a popular vehicle to travel in short time against traffic jam on the roads. Travelers will get happier and feel safety with valuable time and reasonable price.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jesdaa P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The MRT and BTs in Bangkok are world class transport systems, excellent and immacutely clean, and on time in their performance.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tawmit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was so clean I was very impressed. Easy to get everywhere in Bangkok and avoid traffic! I liked it very much and saved alot of time.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Esben C
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October 19, 2018|
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Response from 500dank | Reviewed this property |
There is no MRT from Nana, I'm afraid. Considering you posted a question about MRT. Your options are: -BTS Sukhumvit Line to Phaya Thai, change there to Airport Rail Link; or: -BTS BTS Sukhumvit Line to Asoke, change... More
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October 19, 2018|
Response from LARRYFLACK | Reviewed this property |
You have to travel in a big " C" direction and change trains and lines and involving walking between connections as the distance in a direct line is around 1km a cab (always get a price first) should only be around 100... More
July 27, 2018|
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Response from Globetr0ttingG0urmet | Reviewed this property |
Everywhere. Just look at a map. Then compare it to the MRT subway