Bangkok Airways yesterday launched two new routes from Chiang Mai: Chiang Mai-Krabi and Chiang Mai-Luang Prabang in Laos. Reservations can now be made for travels from March 31, 2019 onwards.
The Chiang Mai-Krabi (one-way) service will begin with three flights weekly (Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday) during from March 31 to April 29 and then daily from April 30, 2019 onwards.
The airline will use a 144-seat Airbus A319 aircraft to service this route. The outbound flight PG246 will depart Chiang Mai International Airport at 12.00 and arrive at Krabi International Airport at 13.55.
Chiang Mai-Luang Prabang (round-trip) services will operate three flights weekly (Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday) with a 70-seat ATR 72-600 aircraft. The outbound flight PG983 will depart Chiang Mai International Airport at 16.30 and arrive at Luang Prabang International Airport at 17.45. The inbound flight PG984 will depart Luang Prabang International Airport at 18.30 and arrive at Chiang Mai International Airport at 19.45. These services will start from April 2, 2019 onwards.