Published: Nov 22, 2021
Officials of the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) last week visited the Ayutthaya train station to inspect preparations being made for the high-speed railway project that is currently under construction.
Published: Jan 21, 2021
The maximum fare for the Red Lines has been set at Bt42, according to a source at the Department of Rail Transport. Due to start operating this year, the Dark Red Line from Bang Sue-Rangsit will charge Bt14-42 while the Light Red Line from Bang Sue-Taling Chan will charge Bt14-38. The maximum fare to ride both lines together is Bt42.
Published: Dec 15, 2020
Civil construction of Bang Sue Central Station, which will serve as the hub of high-speed train connecting three airports (Don Mueang, Suvarnabhumi and U-Tapao), as well as the 10 stations of the Red Line urban train route, is now 100 per cent complete.
Published: Oct 24, 2019
The Charoen Pokphand-led consortium and the State Railway of Thailand today (October 24) signed the contract for the development of a high-speed railway linking three international airports, presided over by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha at Government House.
Published: Sep 23, 2019
The committee tasked with overseeing bidding for the high speed train project, linking three major international airports, will ask the bid winner, a consortium led by Charoen Pokphand (CP) group, to sign off on the contract on October 15.
Published: Aug 27, 2019
Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob has written to State Railway of Thailand (SRT)’s acting governor Worawut Mala asking him to review the terms of reference (ToR) for the high-speed rail linking the three key airports in the Central region, namely Don Mueang, Suvarnabhumi and U-Tapao.
Published: Jul 02, 2019
The Cabinet on Tuesday approved a budget of Bt751 million for the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) to hire consultants to study the design of the Thai-Chinese Railway Phase 2, which stretches 355 kilometres from Nakhon Ratchasima to Nong Khai. The study period is set for 19 months.
Published: Jan 31, 2019
State agencies and the Charoen Pokphand Group are continuing their negotiation on the high-speed railway project which will link up Thailand's three main international airports, said Kanit Sangsubhan, secretary general of the Eastern Economic Corridor Office.
Published: Sep 24, 2018
Hong Kong’s first high-speed railway – the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High Speed Rail (Hong Kong Section) – was launched yesterday (September 23) giving visitors from around the world the chance to travel quickly and conveniently between Hong Kong and cities across Mainland China.