Bangkok Airways resumes direct service between Phuket and Hat Yai

Bangkok Airways resumes direct service between Phuket and Hat Yai

Bangkok, Thailand, 2021-Oct-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Starting from 31 October 2021 onwards, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited will resume its direct service between Phuket and Hat Yai, offering 1 flight daily. In addition to that, the airline will re-open its passenger lounges at Suvarnabhumi airport, Chiang Mai airport, Phuket airport and Samui airport to accommodate passengers, starting from 1 November 2021

The direct service between Phuket and Hat Yai will be operated by an ATR72-600, staring with one flight daily. The outbound flight PG298 departs Phuket airport at 09.45hrs and arrives Hat Yai airport at 10.50hrs. The inbound flight PG299 departs Hat Yai airport at 11.20hrs. and arrives Phuket airport at 12.25hrs.

The resumed services between Phuket – Hat Yai (roundtrip) will make it a total of 9 destinations the airline is currently operating which are; 

  1. Bangkok – Samui (v.v.) 6 flights daily (Excluding Samui sealed routes flights that accommodate international passengers – 2 flights daily)
  2. Bangkok – Chiang Mai (v.v.) 3 flights daily
  3. Bangkok – Phuket (v.v.) 3 flights daily
  4. Bangkok – Lampang (v.v.) 2 flights daily
  5. Bangkok – Sukhothai (v.v.) 1 flight daily
  6. Samui – Phuket (v.v.) 2 flights daily
  7. Samui – Singapore (v.v.) 3 flights per week (Monday, Thursday and Sunday)
  8. Bangkok – Trat (v.v.) 1 flight daily
  9. Phuket – Hat Yai (v.v.) 1 flight daily (starting from 31 October 2021 onwards)

Passengers can visit the website for more details about flight schedules.

Moreover, starting from 1 November 2021, the airline will re-open its passenger lounges at the following airports;

  • Suvarnabhumi Airport: Operating Hours 06.00hrs. – 18.00hrs.
  • Samui Airport: Operating Hours 06.30hrs. – 19.30hrs.
  • Phuket Airport: Operating Hours 07.30hrs. – 19.30hrs.
  • Chiang Mai Airport: Operating Hours 08.00hrs. – 09.30hrs., 12.30hrs. – 14.00hrs. and 17.00hrs. – 18.30hrs.

Passengers will still be required to wear protective facial masks at all times, except when drinking or eating in the lounges.

Bangkok Airways continues to strictly follow precautionary measures against the COVID-19 that include disinfecting and cleaning all key areas such as check-in counters, and passenger lounges. The airline’s precaution and prevention plans are in accordance with the standards and guidance of the Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health and The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT).

For more information on COVID-19 measures and guidelines please refer to:

For other assistance, passengers can contact the airline via the following channels;

Bangkok Airways remains committed to the safety and hygiene of our passengers and employees as the highest priority. The airlines strictly implement surveillance measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19


Telephone Number: 1771
Fax: +66 (2) 134 3895

Source: Bangkok Airways