Thai Airways has confirmed that it will increase the frequency of flights
between Bangkok and Fukuoka, Japan from seven to ten flights per
week beginning 13 July 2019.
Thai Airways operates the Fukuoka
route with Airbus A330-300 aircraft, equipped with 36 seats in Royal
Silk Class and 263 seats in Economy Class.
TG 648, a daily flight, is scheduled to
depart from Bangkok at 00:50 and arrive in Fukuoka at
08:00. The return, TG 649, is timed to depart Fukuoka at
11:35 and arrive in Bangkok at 14.55.
On Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays, TG 686 is
scheduled to leave Bangkok at 09:50 and arrive in Fukuoka at 17:00.
The return, TG 687, departs from Fukuoka at 18:20 and arrives back in Bangkok at 21:40.
To celebrate, Thai Airways has a promotional roundtrip
fare from Bangkok-Fukuoka on flight TG686 and return on TG687 or
TG649 that starts from 14,420 Baht per person. For those traveling
in a group of four people or more, the price is 13,670 Baht per
person (taxes and surcharge fees are included). Tickets for these
special fares must be issued by 31 August 2019 for travel from 13
July – 30 September 2019.
Thai Airways has also stated that it will reduce its
fuel surcharge on all routes based on actual distance flown,
beginning from 11 June 2019. More on this to come.