A3 Bus is Bangkok's shuttle bus service, connecting Don Mueang International Airport (DMK) with Bangkok City. Don Muang Airport Bus A3 connects the airport with Lumphini Park and other important areas of Bangkok such as Pratunam and Ratchapasong.
A3 Bus route is the best way for going from Don Muang Airport to many areas of the Bangkok City such as Pratunam and Ratchapasong without changing buses or taking another kind of public transportation.
Don Muang Airport A3 Bus
All buses running on Don Muang A3 Bus route are air-conditioned. Older buses are orange but a number of new blue buses used on A3 Bus route is increasing.
Bangkok A3 Bus Fare
Current Bangkok A3 Bus fare is 50 THB per person.
The ticket can be bought on board. So far the bus fare needs to be paid by cash only but there are plans to implement other payment methods too.
Bangkok A3 Bus Timetable
Bangkok A3 Bus service operates daily, from 7:00 to 23:00.
The expected frequency of A3 Bus: every 30 minutes.
The journey to the final destination of this Don Muang Airport bus route usually takes about 1 hour, but it can take more if traffic conditions are really harsh.
Bangkok A3 Bus Route
A3 Bus runs from Don Muang Airport to Lumphini Park. On the way, A3 Bus route passes Airport Rail Link Ratchaprarop Station and popular touristy areas like Pratunam and Ratchaprasong.
Bus Stops at Don Muang Airport
All Don Muang Airport shuttle buses park on the first floor of Terminal 1 (Gate 6) & Terminal 2 (Gate 12).
Main Stops on A3 Bus Route
Airport Rail Link Ratchaprarop Station
Ratchaprasong (Central World shopping mall)
Ratchadamri (BTS SkyTrain Ratchadamri Station)
A3 Bus Route Map
Full list of bus stops on Don Muang Airport shuttle bus A3 route with exact locations can be found on the A3 Bus route map below. "Inbound" bus stops are used when traveling on A3 Bus from Don Muang Airport to Bangkok, "Outbound" bus stops are used when taking A3 Bus to Don Muang Airport from the city.
Other Don Muang Airport Bus Routes
There are 4 more shuttle bus routes starting at Don Mueang International Airport (DMK):
- A1 Bus - to BTS Mo Chit
- A2 Bus - to Victory Monument
- A4 Bus - to Khao San Road
- A5 Bus - to Future Park Rangsit
The most important information about all Don Muang Airport bus routes can be found here: Airport Bus Service to and from Bangkok Don Mueang Airport (DMK).
More useful information about facilities at the airport can be found here: Don Mueang International Airport (DMK).
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If you have connecting flights at different airports in Bangkok, use free shuttle between BKK and DMK airports.
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For a hassle-free trip to the city book a private transfer here: Private Don Mueang Airport Transfers (DMK) for Bangkok.
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