THAI Cancels Flights from Bangkok-Denpasar Due to Mount Agung Volcanic Eruption on Bali Island

Travel and Lifestyle Press Releases Monday December 4, 2017 10:57
Bangkok--4 Dec--Thai Airways International

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) cancelled flights from Bangkok-Denpasar in Bali as the erupting Mount Agung volcano on Bali Island, situated 75 kilometers far from Denpasar International Airport, caused volcanic ash clouds to hover over the air space vicinity. As a result, Denpasar International Airport on Bali Island announced that the airport will be temporarily closed from 27 November 2017 at 07.00 hours (06.00 Indochina Time) until 28 November 2017 at 07.00 hours (local time) and all airlines ceased flight departures and arrivals for safety reasons. This situation affected THAI's flights; and on 27-30 November 2017, the Company cancelled flight TG431 on the route Bangkok-Denpasar and flight TG432 on the route Denpasar- Bangkok. THAI will continue to closely monitor and assess the situation at Mount Agung. If the conditions on Bali Island improve and THAI is able to conduct flights safely, THAI will resume normal flight operations from Bangkok to Denpasar accordingly.

Normally, THAI operates one flight daily to and from Bangkok-Denpasar in Bali. Flight TG431 departs from Suvarnabhumi Airport at 08.50 hours and arrives in Denpasar at 14.15 hours (local time) and the return flight TG432 departs from Denpasar International Airport at 16.10 hours (local time) and arrives at Suvarnabhumi Airport at 19.25 hours.

The Company requests that passengers who require to depart on flights mentioned in the Company's announcements keep abreast of news and check the flight schedule on the website thaiairways.com or call the THAI Contact Center at Tel. 02-356-1111, 24-hours a day. THAI will waive the fee for changing any roundtrip tickets for its flights on the Bangkok-Denpasar route that are traveling during 27 November-10 December 2017. Passengers may contact THAI Contact Center at Tel. 02-356-1111 or THAI travel agents for changing tickets.


Latest Press Release

ROMANTIC ESCAPES TO THE PRISTINE WHITE-SAND BEACHES OF A TROPICAL ISLAND AT AMARI KOH SAMUI

Whether it's feeling the sand under their feet on a morning walk by the beach whilst watching the sunrise, or enjoying a conversation over a special candlelit dinner, Amari Koh Samui invites guests to cherish lively, sweet moments with a loved one and...

Photo Release: SAPPORO IS BACK! FLY DAILY AND DIRECT WITH THAI AIRASIA X Travel during Summer through Winter Promotional Fare Starts at Only 3,990 THB* per Trip

Thai AirAsia X CEO, Mr. Nadda Buranasiri (3rd from left) and Director of Japan National Tourism Organisation, Bangkok Office, Takuya Shiraishi (3rd from right) jointly launch AirAsia X's latest route Sapporo-Bangkok on 18 January...

SAPPORO IS BACK! FLY DAILY AND DIRECT WITH THAI AIRASIA X Travel during Summer through Winter Promotional Fare Starts at Only 3,990 THB* per Trip

Thai AirAsia X continues to add highly demanded routes by commencing daily direct flights "Bangkok-Sapporo", kicking off on 10 April 2018 at a promotional fare starting at only 3,990 THB* per trip. Book 18-28 January 2018 for travel from 10 April –...

Allure a Special Valentines Day with Your Loved Ones at Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel Towers

Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers welcomes you to show the spirit of love to your loved ones on Valentine's Day, Wednesday, February 14th, 2018 by the River of Kings. Special Valentine's dinner for two is ready to serve at our 4 Restaurants with...

STAY COMFORTABLE AND CREATE THE MOST MEMORABLE EXPERIENCE WITH EXCLUSIVE LOUNGE BENEFITS AT AMARI HUA HIN

Entering into its sixth year with gracefulness, Amari Hua Hin has recently added Exclusive Lounge Benefits to their three popular room types, which include the One-Bedroom Suite, Family Suite and Deluxe Ocean-Facing View. Guests who book any of these...

Related Topics