Airport Rail Link’s 5.30am service draws tourists and commuters

Breaking News February 01, 2018 09:54

By The Nation

The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) on Thursday initiated its 5.30am Airport Rail Link service, with many passengers taking advantage of the earlier trains.

The first train left the Suvarnabhumi Airport station at 5.30am instead of 6am, with passengers including people who had just arrived at the airport and local residents.

The SRT has also announced that the frequency of trains would improve from every 12 to 15 minutes to every 10 minutes during rush hour, while the frequency will remain the same for the rest of the day.

On weekends, the service will also start at 5.30am with trains running every 12 minutes.

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