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Old November 16th, 2014, 01:04 AM   #501
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Bangkok Mass Transit status
16/12/2014

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Current lines : 100.55km
BTS Light Green line - (22.25 km)
BTS Dark Green line - (14.5 km)
MRT Blue line - (20.8 km)
SRT Airport Rail Link - (28 km)
SRT Light Red line - (15 km)

Feeder line
BMA Bus Rapid Transit - (16.5 km)

Under constructions : 88.8km + 18.4km
MRT Purple line - Bang Sue - Khlong Bang Yai (23 km) : 96,30% - Test run late 2015, Operational in August, 2016
MRT Blue line extension - Bang Sue - Ta Phra & Hua Lamphong - Lak Song (27 km) : 56,33% - Operational in 2018
BTS Light Green line south extension - Bearing - Samut Prakan (12.8 km) : 44,42% - Operational in 2018
SRT Dark Red line - Bang Sue - Rangsit (26 km) : 16% - Operational in 2018

BTS Light Green line north extension - Mo Chit - Saphan Mai - Ku Kot (18.4 km) : Construction to begin in June, 2015

Projects in 2015 : 143.7km
MRT Orange line - Thai Cultural Center - Bang Kapi - Minburi (20 km) : to be submitted to the cabinet in January 2015 - Bidding on April, 2015
MRT Pink line Monorail - Kaerai - Pakkret - Minburi (36 km) : to be submitted to the cabinet in July 2015
MRT Yellow line Monorail - Lad Phrao - Samrong (30.4 km) : to be submitted to the cabinet in July 2015
SRT Airport Rail link extension - Phaya Thai - Don Mueang (21.8 km) : Bidding Q1/2015
SRT Red line Extension (missing link) - Bang Sue - Hua Lamphong - Hua Mak (25.5 km) : Bidding Q1/2015
SRT Dark Red line extension - Rangsit - Thammasat (10 km) : Bidding Q1/2015

Projects in 2016 : 58.3km
BTS Light Green line south extension - Samut Prakan - Bang Pue (7 km)
MRT Purple line extension - Bang Sue - Rat Burana (19.8 km)
MRT Orange line extension - Charabsanitwong - Phra Ram IX (17.5 km)
SRT Light Red line extension - Taling Chan - Salaya (14 km)

The next phase after 2019 : 53.5km
BTS Light Green line extension - National Stadium - Yotse (1 km)
BTS Dark Green line extension - Khu Khot - Lam Lukka (6.5 km)
MRT Blue line extension - Bang Khae - Phuttamonthon Sai 4 (8 km)
SRT Light Red line extension - Hua Lamphong - Bang Bon & Bang Bon - Maha Chai (38 km)

Under Design Study : 46.91km
BMA Grey line Monorail - Vatcharapol - Tha Phra (39.91 km)
BTS Dark Green line extension - Bang Wa - Talling Chan (7 km)

(Note: Technically construction of the SRT Light Red line is done 100%, however it is still missing the stretch to Bang Sue Grand Station, which is still U/C,
and the setting up of electrification and procurement of electric train, which is in contract 3 of SRT Dark red line. So the SRT Light red line will have to wait
for the SRT Dark red line and Bang Sue Grand station to finish construction in 2018 to be fully usable)














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Old November 16th, 2014, 01:05 AM   #502
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MRT Blue line extension
27 km - Progress: 56.24%

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Old November 16th, 2014, 11:34 AM   #503
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Old November 16th, 2014, 12:44 PM   #504
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Journey to Downtown Bangkok using SRT Airport rail link and MRT blue line.




Journey to Chinatown (Yaowarat) using BTS dark green line and MRT blue line, while passing the u/c site of MRT blue line extension.




Journey to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport from Siam using BTS light green line and SRT Airport rail link.

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Old November 17th, 2014, 03:49 AM   #505
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The Blue Line, Orange Line and Purple Line are planned to have both underground and elevated stretches in the future. If the Bangkok Metropolitan Area were to be flooded, I think that any underground stretches of the MRT (existing or planned) may be affected by any flooding. This is the reason why most of Bangkok's rail rapid transit lines have to be elevated.
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Old November 17th, 2014, 10:16 AM   #506
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Has the SRT light red line opened?
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Old November 17th, 2014, 07:05 PM   #507
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The Blue Line, Orange Line and Purple Line are planned to have both underground and elevated stretches in the future. If the Bangkok Metropolitan Area were to be flooded, I think that any underground stretches of the MRT (existing or planned) may be affected by any flooding. This is the reason why most of Bangkok's rail rapid transit lines have to be elevated.
That is actually not the reason. The main reason is because, it is cheaper to build elevated lines than underground lines, and that all new lines will have to go underground in main historical areas. The design of underground station entrances are build high enough to not allow floodwater to get in.

MRT Blue line station during the 2011 flood.



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Has the SRT light red line opened?
Technically construction of the line is done 100%, however it is still missing the stretch to Bang Sue Grand Station, which is still u/c, and the setting up of electrification and procurement of electric train, which is in contract 3 of SRT Dark red line.
So the SRT light red line will have to wait for the SRT Dark red line and Bang Sue Grand station to finish constructing in 2018 to be fully usable.

Right now the line is served by diesel train only.



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Old November 17th, 2014, 08:34 PM   #508
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BTS Light Green line south extension
12.6 km - Maintenance Depot

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Old November 17th, 2014, 08:37 PM   #509
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MRT Purple line
23 km - MRT Purple line intersecting with MRT Blue line extension and SRT Light Red line

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BMA BRT
16.5 km

Bangkok BRT will probably soon be out of service, when the BMA Grey line monorail get constructed.














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Bangkok BTS Skytrain
22.25km + 14.5km - View from the skytrain

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BTS Light Green line north extension
18.7 km : Mo Chit - Saphan Mai - Ku Kot
  • Contract to be signed in February, 2015
  • Construction to begin in June, 2015






  • The Purple line progress is now over 95% and will begin test run mid 2015 and be operational in August, 2016 ahead of schedule.
  • The Blue line extension progress is now 60%
  • The Light Green line south extension is also ahead of schedule.
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MRT Blue line extension
27 km - Progress: 56,33%

Underground section in Hua Lam Phong and towards China Town

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SRT Dark Red line
26 km - Progress: 16%

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MRT Purple line
23 km - Progress: 96,30%

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In 2015, the following mass transit lines will be on the list of cabinet approvals:

1. Orange line subway - to be submitted to the cabinet in January 2015 so the bidding for contractor will be called in April 2015 - even though it needs some modification to fit the people demand to interchange with Blue Ring at Rama 9 station before passing Fatima catholic church to Soi Rang Nam - to be opened in 2020
2. Yellow monorail - to be submitted to the cabinet in July 2015 since it must be constructed as soon as possible as a feeder for the Orange subway line and Blue ring - don't waste the time on the attempt to commercialize Depot as Wat Sri Iam as PT men MRTA and OTP wish to do so - to be opened in 2020.
3. Pink monorail - to be submitted to the cabinet in July 2015 since it must be constructed as soon as possible a feeder for the Orang line, Green line Skytrain and Red line commuter - don't waste the time on the attempt to commercialize Depot as Minburi as PT men, MRTA and OTP wish to do so - to be opened in 2020.
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