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+1 312 646 1013
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FIRST Conference Office
219 W. Chicago Avenue, Suite 300
Chicago, Illinois 60654
Bangkok is served by two airports - Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) and the Don Muang Airport (DMK).
Getting to Bangkok
- Arriving by Plane via the Suvaranabhumi Airport (BKK) - International Recommended
BKK is roughly 20 miles / 20 kilometers from Bangkok.
- Arriving by Plane via the Don Muang Airport (DMK)
DMK is roughly 15 miles / 24 kilometers from Bangkok.
- Arriving by Train
Bangkok can be easily reached by train from locations within Singapore, there is limited international train travel elsewhere in southeast Asia into Bangkok.
Getting to the Hotel
87 Wireless Road, Phatumwan
- Taxi Service
24 hour taxi serive is available on the 1st floor of BKK near gates 4 & 7. Fares are based on the distance traveled plus a fee of THB 50 for the driver. A typical fare is about THB 600 and takes roughly 30-40 minutes depending on traffic.
- Bus - MBTA Service
There is no direct bus route to the Conrad from BKK, however, please visit http://www.bmta.co.th/en/travel.php to see list of bus routes to major attractions throughout Bangkok.
- Rent a Car
Several car rental facilities are located in BKK.
- Public Van
If you are arriving with a number of colleagues, van services are also readily available at BKK.
Getting Around Bangkok
The Conrad Bangkok is situated in the All Seasons Place, walking distance from the city's premier shopping and commercial centers. The Conrad itself is also connected to a shopping mall with a small fresh grocery store. Walking will get you to many of the local attractions - street markets & shopping, but for participants looking to tour a bit further and try some of the local transportation methods...
Whatever the means of transportation - enjoy Bangkok!