The Suvarnabhumi Airport Rail Link started its official operation since August 2010, offering commuters faster travel times between Bangkok’s International airport and the city centre.
Operating daily from 06.00 to 24.00, the Airport Link to Suvarnabhumi Airport will provide 2 Transit options:
Direct Express Train
City Link Train
The ride will take around 15 minutes from the City Air Terminal (Makkasan) train station. This service will connect to the city’s mass transit subway system. Passengers will have the opportunity of checking in their luggage at the City Air Terminal before boarding the express train to Suvarnabhumi airport.
Please note: For the time being flights and luggage check-in services are not available but it will be at a later stage.
It costs THB 150 per person for a non-stop trip between Makkasan and the airport.
The ride will take around 30 minutes to travel the 28 kilometres (17 miles) to the airport, making six stops along the way throughout the city and linking with both the Subway (MRT) and Skytrain (BTS) systems in Bangkok.
The cost of the City Line starts from THB 45.
Getting To The Hotel:
Upon arrival, head to the airport rail link located at the basement level of Suvarnabhumi Airport. On8 Sukhumvit guests are recommended to purchase the Express Line ticket to Makkasan station where they would need to change lines & take the subway from Petchburi (MRT) to Sukhumvit (MRT) station. Here, another change of line is required; take the skytrain from the Asok (BTS) station to Nana station. On arrival at Nana station, take Exit no. 4, turn left at the bottom of the stairs and the hotel’s entrance is 20 metres along on your right.