Bangkok Don Mueang Airport
The second busiest airport in Thailand is located in the north of Bangkok, closer to the city centre than Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport. 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 2019, more than 41 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.
Where is Bangkok Don Mueang Airport situated?
The airport is located in the north of Bangkok. 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. The majority of the flights depart from the modern Terminal 2. T2 at Bangkok Don Mueang Airport has four piers/concourses and is much larger than T1 with one pier/concourse.
The distance from Bangkok Don Mueang Airport to the centre of Bangkok is 25 kilometres. By car, it takes 35 minutes to get to the centre of Bangkok.
From DMK Airport to Bangkok City centre by Car
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.
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 400.-. 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
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.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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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:
- Thai Lion Air
- Nok Air
Hotels near the airport
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Things to do
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