Bangkok Airways to add frequency to Phuket


BANGKOK (August 13, 2008) – Bangkok Airways will increase frequency on its Bangkok-Phuket route with another daily service during weekends starting this Friday, August 15 onwards.

The addition of flights (PG 273 and PG 274), to be available on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, will be operated by Airbus 320 with 162 seats.

PG 273 will leave Bangkok (Suvarnabhumi Airport) at 13:45 hours to arrive in Phuket at 15:00 hours and PG 274 will leave Phuket at 15:50 hours to arrive in Bangkok (Suvarnabhumi Airport) at 17:10 hours.

Currently, the airline operates twice daily on this route with departures from Bangkok at 11:45 and 17:30 hours and departures from Phuket at 13:50 and 19:40 hours.