• Tue, 07 May 2019 10:52
    Weekly, monthly bus ticket prices to rise after passengers switch due to fare increase
    The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority plans to further raise the prices of its weekly and monthly tickets to match the price of daily tickets after the fare hikes prompted 20 per cent more commuters to buy advance tickets, a BMTA deputy director said.
  • Sun, 17 Mar 2019 15:53
    Bangkok’s era of open-air buses to end in 2022
    The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) aims to have all non-aircon buses off the roads by 2022.
  • Wed, 13 Mar 2019 01:00
    Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) will ask the Cabinet in April to approve a Bt12-billion budget to buy 2,188 buses this year, acting director Prayoon Choygeo said yesterday.
  • Tue, 05 Feb 2019 17:46
    BMTA to introduce three tourist bus routes in Bangkok
    The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) plans to launch three new circular bus routes for taking tourists around the capital, its acting director said on Tuesday.
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  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
    NGV BUSES Payment made to CHO from BMTA for 100 units 
    Cho Thavee Plc or CHO, on behalf of “SCN-CHO Consortium”, has already delivered the second batch of 100 units of NGV air-conditioned bus to the Bangkok Mass transit Authority or BMTA,  following the  contract with BMTA for sales, repair and maintenance services of 489 NGV air-conditioned buses. 
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 15:41
    Court approves delivery of final NGV buses
    Scan Inter (SCN) is set to deliver the remaining 387 air-conditioned NGV buses, worth more than Bt1.5 billion, to Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA).
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  • Fri, 28 Sep 2018 09:10
    BMTA to increase fares on NGV buses next month
    The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority will increase fare of its 100 natural gas-fuelled bus fleet by Bt2 per distance starting from October 15.
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  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
    Bus reduction proposal sparks fierce online debate
    A POLICE proposal to reduce the number of old, decrepit city buses plying Bangkok’s Ramkhamhaeng Road to ease traffic congestion during morning and evening rush hours was widely criticised on Thai social media yesterday.
  • Sun, 02 Sep 2018 19:20
    Bangkok bus firms in hot water after drivers shut down traffic
    The drivers of two Bangkok buses that brought traffic to a halt in front of Central Lat Phrao mall on Saturday have been suspended from duty for 15 days.
  • Sat, 01 Sep 2018 11:48
    Free expressway buses to beat traffic jams start Monday: BMTA
    The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority will starting on Monday provide free air-conditioned buses on two expressway routes to help rush-hour commuters avoid heavy congestion caused by construction for electric train routes.
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  • Wed, 04 Jul 2018 11:15
    BMTA halves fuel costs in trial runs for hybrid buses
    The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority reported Wednesday that a test-run of hybrid diesel-electricity buses produced 48 per cent savings on petrol.
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  • Wed, 06 Jun 2018 08:56
    QR code ticket-buying service to launch on two more airport bus routes
    The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) will provide QR code ticket-buying services on two more airport bus routes following the success of test services on two routes this week.
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  • Tue, 29 May 2018 01:00
    Rehab plans for state agencies backed
    THE TRANSPORT Ministry has voiced its support for the rehabilitation plans for Thai Airways International Plc (THAI), the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) and Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA).
  • Tue, 15 May 2018 15:42
    BMTA punishes rival Route 8 bus drivers after fist-fight
    The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) on Tuesday punished two drivers of the Bangkok Route 8 private-concession bus service for engaging in a fist-fight on Monday over whose bus would get the most passengers.
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 15:53
    BMTA fines partner over bus blaze
    The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) has fined one of its partners over fire in a bus that caused a public scare on Tuesday.
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