BTS Skytrain, Bangkok
The BTS in Bangkok is a fast, efficient alternative to taxi and buses. The traffic in Bangkok is terrible, always at a standstill so if the BTS goes there, take it, you'll get there alot faster.
The Sky Train is a cheap, quick way to travel around Bangkok.
Check out the web site below. It has all the information you need.
Ride the ultra-modern SkyTrain for great views of the city and fun people-watching...best of all, it's air-conditioned!
If you are near one of the stops on the BTS "Sky Train" you are in luck. It is efficient, clean, fast and best of all ABOVE Bangkok traffic!
National Stadium Station - Morchit Station & vice-versa
Train fare - THB 35
If Mahboonkrong(MBK) is near to National Stadium Station...Morchit Station is the nearest station to Chatuchak!!!
The BTS train system is modern, really simple to use, and fairly efficient-only 2 lines-Sukhumvit and Silom with a transfer between them only at the Siam stop.
It's just too bad it doesn't go all the way across the river. To go to the best tourists spots, you still have to take a bus, a long walk, or a cab.
A welcome relief from the tuk tuks and the slow slow local busses, and the fumes from the exhausts:S
Monorails (overhead trains) of transportation,
he first two routes, Silom and Sukhumvit,
fast and convinent to go into downtown
Imagine in your city or town a sky train in the middle of the most important, commercial and touristic street, no way!!
but it is real in Bang Kok.
Imagine a Mac Donalds in your....
New transportation system, the network of metropolitan and commuters make the trip easy, fast and enjoyable.
The brandnew Skytrain ! Kind of subway/lightrailsystem. Very fast, clean and beautiful to see. New project, with only two lines at the moment (aug. 2001).