Bangkok Don Mueang Airport

General information

Bangkok Don Mueang Airport was the busiest airport in Thailand until 2006. Today it is known as Bangkok’s low cost and domestic airport. In 2017, more than 38 million passengers used the airport. AirAsia (Island Transfer) and Nok Air (Fly’n’Ferry) offer cheap airline tickets from Bangkok Don Mueang Airport to the popular islands of Koh Samui, Koh Phangan and Koh Tao. Next to AirAsia and Nok Air, low-cost carrier Lion Air offers many flights from the airport.

Location

Where is Bangkok Don Mueang Airport situated?

The second largest airport in Thailand is located north of Bangkok, in fact, closer to the city than Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport. In front of the airport is Don Muang Toll Way, this road connects the airport with the city centre.

How many terminals does Bangkok Don Mueang Airport have?

There are two terminals, T1 for international flights and T2 for domestic flights.

Airport Map


Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Bangkok Don Mueang Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Thailand.

Airport Distance
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport 29km

Transportation

Car

The distance from Bangkok Don Mueang Airport to the centre of Bangkok is 26 kilometres. By car, it takes 30 minutes to get to the centre of Bangkok.

From DMK Airport to Bangkok City centre by Car
26 km
30 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Bangkok Don Mueang Airport by public transport. Visit the Bangkok Don Mueang Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Bus services

You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Bangkok Don Mueang Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.

Bus services

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Bangkok Don Mueang Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Bangkok is about THB 250.-. Book your taxi at Bangkok Don Mueang Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From DMK Airport to Bangkok City centre by Taxi
26 km
30 min
THB 250.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Bangkok Don Mueang Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, National (Enterprise Holdings), Hertz and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Bangkok Don Mueang Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Bangkok Don Mueang Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Bangkok Don Mueang Airport.

Services

Flights

Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Bangkok Don Mueang Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Bangkok Don Mueang Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Bangkok Don Mueang Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • AirAsia
  • Thai Lion Air
  • Nok Air
  • Scoot
  • NokScoot

Accommodations

Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Bangkok Don Mueang Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.

business

Amari Don Muang Airport Bangkok, Bangkok

With a walkway connecting the hotel and Don Muang Airport, Amari Don Muang Airport is among the most popular meeting venues on this side of the city. Free WiFi is available in all areas.

budget

ZZZ Hostel @ Don Mueang Airport Bangkok, Bangkok

Boasting free WiFi, ZZZ Hostel is located in Bangkok, on the opposite side of the road from Don Mueang International Airport. This hostel offers a 24-hour front desk. Guests can make use of a terrace.

family

Zleep63, Bangkok

Zleep63 offers accommodation in Bangkok, 700 metres from Don Mueang International Airport. All guests have access to free WiFi throughout the property. This property offers a terrace and a shared lounge for guests to relax in.

Hotels in Bangkok

Looking for the best hotels in Bangkok? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.

business

Happy 3, Bangkok

Conveniently located within a 5-minute walk from National Stadium BTS Skytrain Station in downtown Bangkok, Happy 3 boasts an indoor pool and comfortable rooms decorated in soft tones. Free WiFi is available in all areas.

budget

Here Hostel Bangkok, Bangkok

Here Hostel is located in Bangkok, 700 metres from Khao San Road. Free WiFi access is available in this hostel. Free coffee and tea can be enjoyed at the communal pantry daily. Each private or shared dormitory-style room provides air conditioning.

luxury

W Bangkok Hotel, Bangkok

A 3-minute walk from Chong Nonsi BTS Skytrain Station, W Bangkok Hotel offers a luxury accommodation with modern amenities and free Wi-Fi in the public areas. It boasts an outdoor pool, fitness centre and an on-site restaurant.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Bangkok Don Mueang Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!

Ticket

SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World Admission Ticket

Discover more than 400 marine species and 30,000 fish on a visit to SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World. Take a journey through the oceans, get a fish pedicure, feed the penguins and more.

Activity

4-Hour Bangkok Night Bike Tour with Wat Arun & Wat Pho

Cycle around Bangkok after dark, and experience a different side to the city. Using back lanes and quiet streets, explore 2 of Bangkok’s most famous temples, beautifully lit up in the cool night air and when they are free of crowds.

Tour & transport

Boat Transfer to Bangkok from Samui, Koh Tao, Koh Phangan

Take the worry out of your travel in Thailand with a high speed catamaran transfer and coach to Bangkok from Koh Samui, Koh Phangan or Koh Tao. Be picked up from your choice of location and dropped off at Khao San Road in Bangkok to explore the city!

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