Public transport preparations for people attending royal coronation

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For folks attending the royal coronation ceremony, particularly on May 5, 2019, the Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) will present air-conditioned shuttle buses for 11 routes whereas the Purple and Blue Line MRT and Airport Link will provide free service all through the day.
Pol. Lt. Gen. Kraibun Suadsong, the Commissioner of the Police Strategy Office, announced that the government has enhanced the effectivity of facilitating folks traveling to attend the royal coronation ceremony especially on May 5, 2019.
The BMTA will provide air-conditioned shuttle buses for eleven routes at numerous spots from 6am till midnight or till all people are transferred out of the area. Meanwhile, the Purple Line MRT for the Taopoon – Bang Yai route and the Blue Line MRT for the Hua Lamphong – Bang Sue route as nicely as Airport Link will present free service all through the day from 6am till midnight or until there will be no stranded passengers.
The Office of the Permanent Secretary for the PM’s Office has organised a large arch with a coronation image to permit individuals to take historic photos from May 1-7, 2019. The Metropolitan Electricity Authority will decorate the arch with lights for people to take photos.
On May 1-4 and 7, 2019, the BMTA shuttle buses will run from 9am – 10pm or until all individuals depart Sanam Luang. On May 6, 2019, the shuttle buses will run from 9am till midnight or until all people leave Sanam Luang.
For Feast or taxi drivers, the Department of Land Transport will present them with data on the routes particularly after the top of the ceremony as some individuals might want to travel residence rapidly. The authorities will inform individuals of the spots where they will get on a taxi and inform taxi operators of where they’ll pick up passengers.
For the rehearsal of the procession on the river on April 28, 2019, folks can still observe it and reserve an area like on April 21, 2019. The same routes might be closed and the authorities will attempt to shorten the closed routes as much as possible.
SOURCE: National News Bureau of Thailand

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