Bangkok, 22 July, 2021 – Thai Airways International (THAI) has announced a flight adjustment on two of its routes between Phuket and European destinations to provide more convenience to passengers of the Phuket Sandbox programme.
THAI cited the announcement by the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT) on guidelines for airline operators to cease all domestic operations to and from the Maximum and Strict Controlled Areas or dark-red zone provinces, as the COVID-19 situation has worsened. The CAAT’s guidelines take effect from 21 July, 2021, until further notice.
In response to the CAAT’s guidelines, Mr. Nond Kalinta, THAI’s Chief Commercial Officer, said THAI has adjusted two of its flight operations between Phuket and European destinations with the following details:
TG922 routing Bangkok – Frankfurt will be adjusted as:
Bangkok – Phuket – Frankfurt on every Thursday starting 29 July, 2021, departing from Bangkok at 19:55 Hrs. and arriving in Phuket at 21:25 Hrs., and departing from Phuket at 22:40 Hrs. and arriving in Frankfurt at 06:00 Hrs. (local time) the following day.
TG916 routing Bangkok – London will be adjusted as:
Bangkok – Phuket – London on every Friday starting 30 July, 2021, departing from Bangkok at 21:10 Hrs. and arriving in Phuket at 22:40 Hrs., and departing from Phuket at 23:55 Hrs. and arriving in London at 07:15 Hrs. (local time) the following day.
THAI said it would be pleased to accommodate customers holding THAI tickets from Phuket to Paris, Zurich, or Copenhagen who wish to travel on the adjusted flights to change their tickets free of charge.
For more information on the flight schedule or reservation, please visit the website: thaiairways.com, contact THAI Sales Office or call THAI Contact Centre at Tel: +66 (0) 2356 1111 (during 08:00 – 17:00 Hrs).