KOH CHANG INFORMATION
Privately owned and operated by Bangkok Airways, Trat Airport serves the airline’s daily domestic and international flights to/from mainland Trat and is the closest airport to Koh Chang. The airport has a simple layout, comprising a cluster of open-air thatched-roof buildings – for the arrival and departure halls, offices, snack bar – a runway and other airport facilities.
Each flight from Bangkok takes a mere 60 minutes, compared to 4-5 hours if travelled by car. Although Air tickets are not cheap, as Bangkok Airways is not a budget airline, the overall experience is quite pleasant.
The telephone numbers for Trat airport are:
|039-525777||Bangkok Airways in Trat (airport office),|
|039-525299||Bangkok Airways in Trat (downtown office),|
|02-535-7709/12||Bangkok (domestic lines airport),|
|02-265-5555||Bangkok Airways (head office),|
|1771||Bangkok Airways (reservation center).|