Services

In fiscal year 2017, BMTA provided bus services for the public, both BMTA - operated buses and private joint buses. As of 31 October 2017, the services included a total of 14,104 buses, as follows : BMTA buses - 2,554(including 117 PBC buses), divided as Regular buses 1,543 buses, Air-conditioned buses 1,011 buses, Private joint buses(big buses) 3,444, divided as Regular buses 2,061 buses, Air-conditioned buses 1,383 buses, Private joint buses(small buses) 7,989, divided as Minibuses 931 buses, Shuttle in sois 2,119 buses, Microbuses 4,810 buses, Microbuses CNG 129 buses

Vehicle Categories and Service Rate: 
CategoriesColorFare RateService Period
Regular bus
Cream-Red
8 baht
05.00 - 23.00 hrs.
Regular Express Way(Beige - Red)
Cream-Red
10 baht
05.00 - 23.00 hrs.
Regular Overnight(Beige - Red)
Cream-Red
9.50 baht
23.00 - 05.00 hrs.
Air Condition(White - Blue)
Cream-ฺBlue
12 14 16 18 20 baht (depending on the distance traveled) Expressway add service fees 2 baht
05.00 - 23.00 hrs.
Air Condition(Euro 2)
Yellow-Orange
13 15 17 19 21 23 25 baht (depending on the distance traveled) Expressway add service fees 2 baht
05.00 - 23.00 hrs.
Air Condition(PCB)
White
13 15 17 19 21 23 25 baht (depending on the distance traveled) Expressway add service fees 2 baht
05.00 - 23.00 hrs.
Air Condition(NGV)
Blue
15 20 25 baht (depending on the distance traveled) Expressway add service fees 2 baht
05.00 - 23.00 hrs.
Conditions for exemption or reduction of the fare.: 
Fare Exemptions and Concessions

The following passengers are eligible for bus fare exemptions:

  1. BMTA bus inspectors
  2. Buddhist monks and novices
  3. Mailmen in uniform while on duty
  4. Holders of BMTA employee ID cards
  5. Holders of official certificates or medals specified in the Regulation on Bus Fare Exemptions
Half-Price Concessions

The following passengers are eligible for half-price fares when using the service of regular buses.The following passengers are eligible for half-price fares when using the service of regular buses.

  1. The blind with a certificate from the Association of the Blind
  2. Soldiers and policemen in uniform
  3. Holders of official certificates or medals as specified by the Regulation on Bus Fare Concession at the exact rates specified by the Transport Control
    • Victory Medal (Off-spring of holders of this medal are also entitled.)
    • European Royal War Medal
    • Border Service Medal
    • Free-Man Protection Medal
    • Non-active War Veterans Classes 1 2 3 and 4
Fare Concessions for Air-conditioned Buses

Holders of the following official certificates and medals are eligible for air-conditioned bus fare reductions:

  1. Victory Medal (Off-spring of holders of this medal are also entitled.)
  2. Border Service Medal
  3. Free-Man Protection Medal
  4. European Royal War Medal
  5. Non- active War Veterans Classes 1 2 3 and 4 6. BMTA Employee ID Cards
Half price fare including fee.: 
Category: 
Air Condition(White - Blue)
Fare Rate: 
Fare rate including fee(Baht)Fare rate half price including fee(Baht)
12.00
8.00
14.00
10.00
16.00
11.00
18.00
13.00
20.00
14.00
Category: 
Air Condition(Euro 2)
Fare Rate: 
Fare rate including fee(Baht)Fare rate half price including fee(Baht)
13.00
9.00
15.00
11.00
17.00
12.00
19.00
13.00
21.00
15.00
23.00
16.00
25.00
18.00
Category: 
Air Condition(NGV)
Fare Rate: 
Fare rate including fee(Baht)Fare rate half price including fee(Baht)
15.00
11.00
20.00
14.00
25.00
18.00
Advance ticket sales price: 
Ticket Type: 
Weekly
Vehicle Type: 
Regular bus
Price: 
120.00
Ticket Type: 
Monthly
Vehicle Type: 
Regular bus
Price: 
480.00
Ticket Type: 
Weekly
Vehicle Type: 
Air Condition Bus
Price: 
255.00
Ticket Type: 
Monthly
Vehicle Type: 
Air Condition Bus
Price: 
1,020.00