Tourists will be able to go from the airport straight to the beaches of Phuket on a free bus
State Airport Company of Thailand plans to run a free shuttle bus from the airport to the popular beaches of Phuket, the web site "News of Phuket" said on Friday.
It is expected that passengers will be free to use the bus service by presenting a valid boarding pass for the plane. Recently three routes for the shuttle service are developed. The first one will connect the airport and Bang Tao, Kamala, Patong and Karon. The second shuttle will go through Bang Ku, Chalong and Rawai, the third - through Bang Ku, Phuket Town and Sapa Hin.
According to the newspaper, the governor of the province supported the organization of free bus service. However, the project is not yet approved.