Transport provided! Songkran car park “Suvarnabhumi-Don Muang” runs motorway-expressway free of charge for 8 days.
On March 31, 2021, the reporter reported Mr. Sak Siam Chidchob, Minister of Transport, revealed that the ministry plans to prepare for the travel of the people during the Songkran Festival for the year 2021, which this year has jointly campaigned for people to plan their travel in advance. To distribute travel and time-lapse in the route to and from Bangkok
By requesting cooperation for groups to travel near people who return to their homeland or travel within a radius of 200 – 300 km from Bangkok. Depart from Bangkok During the date 11 – 12 April 2021 and travel back to Bangkok. During 15 – 16 April 2021
“Time-lapse takes the road Will help distribute traffic on roads and alleviate traffic congestion during the festival “
Also preparing to open to the public to free trial services in some distance of the motorway between the cities. Bang Pa-In Line – Nakhon Ratchasima (M6) Completed construction. In the route Pak Chong – Sikhiu, a distance of approximately 36 km, starting from the Mittraphap Road at km 65 (M6 at the area of section 24), ending to Highway 201 at km 5 + 400 (M6 at the area of Section 37)
It supports the outbound direction between 9-13 April 2021 and supports the inbound direction between 14-19 April 2021 to alleviate traffic congestion on the Northeast route.
Also conducting pilot trials for cars to speed up to 120 km / h as specified by the Ministerial Regulation on the Asian Road Route (Tor Lor 32), area of the Bang Pa-In Highway Section – Ang Thong Interchange at Km 4 + 100 to 50 + 000 with a distance of about 50 km from April 1, 2021.
While agencies under the Ministry of Transport Together to provide free services to the people during Songkran Festival 2021 by the Department of Highways (Tor Lor), except the collection of toll fees on the highway number 7 and motorway number 9 outer ring on the east side (Bang Pa-in – Bang Phli) from 00.01 hours on April 9, 2021 until 24.00 hours on April 16, 2021, a total of 8 days.
The Expressway Authority of Thailand (EXAT) waives the collection of fees for the Burapha Withi Expressway. (Bangna – Chonburi) and the Kanchanaphisek Expressway (Bang Phli – Suksawat) from 00.01 hours on April 9, 2021 until 24.00 hours on April 16, 2021, a total of 8 days.
Exemption of fee collection via the Chaloem Ratchamongkhon Expressway Si Rat Expressway And the Udon Ratthaya Expressway from 00.01 AM on April 13, 2021 to 24.00 hours on April 15, 2021, for a total of 3 days.
And Airports of Thailand Public Company Limited (AOT) provide free parking. Between 10 – 16 April 2021, a total of 8 days at Suvarnabhumi Airport You can park for free at the long-term car park area, Zone C and at Don Mueang Airport. Able to park for free at the 5-storey car parking building (only on the 2nd floor) for 150 cars.