Bangkok’s 11 electric train routes will be sufficient to serve people in the capital

Bangkok’s 11 electric train routes will be sufficient to serve people in the capital

The government says all the electric train projects that it is implementing will be able to serve people in Bangkok after all are operational in 2022.

Assurance of mass transport services in the capital was voiced by Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusriphitak as he addressed at the meeting of the Committee for the Management of Land Traffic and acknowledged the progress in the construction of 11 electric routes in the capital, which will be operational between 2018-2022.

Dr Somkid said these projects, including the Green Line to Samut Prakan, south of Bangkok, cover 460-kilometre distance in total.