Air-conditioned train from Bangkok to Pattaya to be launched on March 17
The State Railways of Thailand (SRT) has announced the launch of the weekend air-conditioned train services from Bangkok to Pattaya and Sattahip in Chon Buri, beginning March 17 to promote tourism to tourist destinations in the country’s eastern economic corridor (EEC). The weekend second-class train services will be on a six month trial service from March 17 to September 30. Only one train will be put in service on the weekend trip. The SRT said it will use Sprinter train on the route from Bangkok to Pattaya and Plutaluang railway stations in Chon Buri. The launch of this special Sprinter train 997/998 service is aimed majorly on promoting tourism to tourist destinations in the EEC which is now promoted to become a new special economic zone geared toward advanced technology such as aviation and automation, according to the SRT. These tourist destinations include Si Chang Island, Khao Kheow Open Zoo,...
If you wish to read the full news article, Air-conditioned train from Bangkok to Pattaya to be launched on March 17, simply click on
'Read full story' below, but give us a 'LIKE' or share 1st