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Surat Thani Airport

Surat Thani exudes an enduring charm that never fails to impress the tourists thronging here to spend their vacations. It is a nature lover's delight and offers perfect hideaway from the hustle and bustle of the city. For the various tourists flocking to this town, there are many airlines that cater to all the tourists and Surat Thani Airport plays a significant role in serving the airlines using this airport. At the same time this airport is also a suitable gateway into this province. The airport is in Phunphin district and is located at a distance of 21 km to the west of Surat Thani.

The Surat Thani Airport in Surat Thani Province, Thailand has only one runway and is asphalted as well as paved. The airport is at an elevation of 286 ft above the mean sea level. The operator for this airport is Department of Aviation and it serves the purpose of both public aviation as well as military aviation. The IATA code for Surat Thani Airport is URT and ICAO code is VTSB.

The airport has an efficient staff and it is quite apparent in the way all the flights to Surat Thani are handled by the aerial navigation department. All the safety and security measures are ensured by the airport and it undergoes regular repair and maintenance work just to ensure an easy and hassle-free movement of air traffic. The airport has earned fame by its consistent efforts and remains one of the best among the airports in Surat Thani.

The major airlines serving Surat Thani Airport are:
  • AirAsia
  • Thai AirAsia
  • Orient Thai Airlines
  • One-Two-GO Airlines
  • Thai Airways

Thai Airways offers 2 daily flights from Surat Thani to Bangkok, with a capacity of 300 seats. Orient Thai Airlines provide 1 daily flight from Surat Thani to Bangkok, with a capacity of 172 seats. Thai AirAsia offers 2 daily flights from Surat Thani to Bangkok, with a capacity of 296 seats.

Surat Thani sports impeccable natural splendor that enchants the nature lovers. There are some of the most exquisite islands that are located in this heavenly province and are ideal for spending vacations in complete bliss and serenity.

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