A new International airport called Suvarnabhumi airport replaces Don Muang International airport. The construction started in 2002 and the opening of the new airport was scheduled on 29th september 2005 but has been delayed more times. It opened on september 28th 2006.
Situated about 25km east of Bangkok (Samut Prakarn province) there will be a fast connection with the city center both with a new highway and Mass Rapid Transport (skytrain in under construction now).
A layout map of the new airport is available at the following url : http://www.suvarnabhumiairport.com/en/layout1en.php
You can find a lot of information, pictures (arrival and departure hall), suvarnabhumi airport video, news and maps on http://www.bangkokairportonline.com/
The airport terminal is the largest in the world and has the tallest control tower in the world at 132m.
Since 12 august 2004 a new way to travel fast in Bangkok
Bangkok Underground (now 42 km but there are plans for an extension of 247 km)
fares between 14 and 36 Bath
Thai airways international
The Thai national aircompany was founded in 1960. Today it has 13 national and 58 international destinations.
Thai low cost Airline : Nok Air
Flights to Udon Thani, Chiang Mai, Phuket, Phitsanulok & Hat Yai
domestic flights to: Krabi - Phuket - Ranong - Udon Thani - Buriram - Mae Sot - Hat Yai
and international flights to Dubai (UAE) - Chittagong (Bangladesh) - Yangon (Myanmar)
One-Two-Go by Orient Thai
domestic flights to : Chiang Mai - Chiang Rai - Phuket - Hat Yai - Krabi
international flights to: Hong Kong - Incheon (Korea) - Guangzhou (China) - Singapore
domestic flights to : Chiang Mai - Chiang Rai - Phuket - Hat Yai - Khon Kaen - Ubon Ratchatani - Udon Thani
international flights : Brunei - Indonesia - Malaysia - Macau - Singapore
domestic flights to : Nan - Lampang - Nakhon Panom - Sakon Nakhon - Roi Et - Trang - Nakhon Si Thammarat
international flights : Danang (Vietnam)
domestic flights to: Koh Samui - Chiang Mai - Krabi - Phuket - Sukhothai - Trat
international flights : Male (Malediven) - Siem Reap (Cambodja) - Phnom Phen (Cambodja)- Guilin (China) - Shenzen (China) - Yangon (Myanmar)
SGA Airlines (Siam General Aviation)
charter flight with 12 pers. Cessna
Bangkok – Hua Hin
Chiang Mai – Chiang Rai
Chiang Mai – Pai
Chiang Mai – Phrae
Since december 1999 the best way to travel around in Bangkok.
The track now is 23.5 km but there are plans to construct another 42.5 km
Official website Bangkok Mass Transit System
Bangkok sky train movie